Keywords

Term ID Vocabulary Parentsort ascending Term Description
2520 Cultural Issues War Going to war
3408 Cultural Issues War Grand Army of the Republic / G.A.R.
796 Cultural Issues War Homefront
4916 Cultural Issues War Indian / Native American wars
1508 Cultural Issues War Insubordination
4824 Cultural Issues War Irregular troop
4927 Cultural Issues War Jacobite Rebellion
4976 Cultural Issues War Korean War
1108 Cultural Issues War Mercenary
2861 Cultural Issues War Mexican
4228 Cultural Issues War Military awards
3708 Cultural Issues War Military rank of general
4274 Cultural Issues War Military reassignment
4784 Cultural Issues War Military service

Whenever a character did or did not serve in the military during war. In this case, it is Redmond in The Unvanquished (225), but another example is Percy Grimm. JHB

5489 Cultural Issues War Naval warfare
3432 Cultural Issues War Noncombatant
4695 Cultural Issues War On homefront
935 Cultural Issues War Patriotism
3436 Cultural Issues War Peace
1458 Cultural Issues War Pillage
3637 Cultural Issues War Plunder
4222 Cultural Issues War Prisoner
4407 Cultural Issues War Profiting from war
4212 Cultural Issues War Psychological effects
2756 Cultural Issues War Reconstruction
3635 Cultural Issues War Recuperation
772 Cultural Issues War Refuge
4911 Cultural Issues War Refugee
4772 Cultural Issues War Retreat
963 Cultural Issues War Return
2633 Cultural Issues War Return from war
2686 Cultural Issues War Return to war
2492 Cultural Issues War Revenge
4077 Cultural Issues War Royal Air Force
4776 Cultural Issues War Rules of engagement
2705 Cultural Issues War Sabotage
1808 Cultural Issues War Scorched-earth policy

This refers specifically to the events describing the destruction of Southern plantations, cities, railroads, etc., by Union forces during the Civil War. Frequently the narratives associate these actions directly with "Sherman," a hated name in Faulkner's South.

2142 Cultural Issues War Spanish American War
1487 Cultural Issues War Spoils
2546 Cultural Issues War Stolen valor

Whenever someone claims to have fought in a war, but it is implied that he (always he) did not do so. This comes up quite a bit in Faulkner. JB

1460 Cultural Issues War Strategy

Although technically strategy and tactics are two different elements of war, for the time being they have been collapsed into the same keyword unless there are really nuanced discussions of either in Faulkner. JB

763 Cultural Issues War Surrender
2850 Cultural Issues War Trenches
4079 Cultural Issues War U.S. Army
737 Cultural Issues War Union Army
1456 Cultural Issues War Unity

This keyword describes the way in which war calls upon disparate people to fight for the same ideal. The specific example this is based on is Southerners ultimately fighting in the United States army in later wars, but could also described the camaraderie between allied nations. Joost Burgers

5318 Cultural Issues War Veterans

This is a general marker for anything to do with veterans. The specific instance is the relationship between Jock and Captain Warren in "Death Drag." Although this is technically a "relationship" between veterans, the occurrence is so rare that it makes more sense to create a generic term.

4828 Cultural Issues War Violence against civilians
1712 Cultural Issues War War of 1812
800 Cultural Issues War Women
978 Cultural Issues War World War I
735 Cultural Issues War World War II
616 Cultural Issues War Wound
4413 Actions Violent Airplane crash
799 Actions Violent Animal abuse
2902 Actions Violent Animal attack on human
1834 Actions Violent Animal predatory behavior
1969 Actions Violent Arson
5133 Actions Violent Asphyxiation
1248 Actions Violent Assault
3387 Actions Violent Beating
4016 Actions Violent Boxing
3487 Actions Violent Car accident
3824 Actions Violent Castration
1430 Actions Violent Dehumanization

Treating a person through one's actions as if they are an object rather than a fellow human being. BR

1835 Actions Violent Destructive behavior

Should "destructive" be a second-level category for "Actions"? (Violent seems wrong for things like vandalism.) -JBP

5094 Actions Violent Disfigurement
1079 Actions Violent Domestic violence
2490 Actions Violent Dragging
672 Actions Violent Entry
4299 Actions Violent Explosion
550 Actions Violent Fighting
659 Actions Violent Hitting
4231 Actions Violent Homicide
4041 Actions Violent Intent to kill
2945 Actions Violent Interracial
2764 Actions Violent Intimidation
2483 Actions Violent Kicking
1429 Actions Violent Kidnapping
4844 Actions Violent Killing
2715 Actions Violent Killing in war
2072 Actions Violent Killing of animals

This was added to refer to violence related to the killing of animals, either by humans or by other animals. (Some overlap, perhaps, with Animal predatory behavior.) -JBP

1436 Actions Violent Lynch mob
819 Actions Violent Murder
4846 Actions Violent Mutilation
4168 Actions Violent Poisoning
2740 Actions Violent Raiding
1081 Actions Violent Restraining
3997 Actions Violent Scratching
3825 Actions Violent Self-mutilation
3794 Actions Violent Sexual assault
1253 Actions Violent Shooting
3378 Actions Violent Slapping
2750 Actions Violent Stabbing
1400 Actions Violent Suicide
1750 Actions Violent Threatening
3749 Actions Violent Throwing downstairs
943 Actions Violent Vengeance
3260 Actions Violent Violence against animals
2482 Actions Violent Whipping

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