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The mystery of the eye and the shadow of blindness

by Rod Michalko

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Published by University of Toronto Press in Toronto, Buffalo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Blindness -- Social aspects.,
  • Cécité -- Aspect social.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [171]-176) and index.

    StatementRod Michalko.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV1593 .M54 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 179 p. ;
    Number of Pages179
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL459225M
    ISBN 100802042503, 0802080936
    LC Control Number98176845
    OCLC/WorldCa37491771

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Michalko shows us - blind and sighted persons - how living the reflective experience of blindness may restore our sense of life's priorities, of the mystery of seeing, and of the value of human relations in the shadow of blindness.' (Max van Manen, Faculty of Education, University of Cited by: Blindness is commonly considered to be a physical condition with negative consequences for its sufferers.

Most research and treatment begin with the assumption that blind persons require adjustment and training to cope with their distorted view of reality. For Rod Michalko, blindness offers a legitimate way of being and a teaching tool - one that presents a unique perspective. The Mystery of the Eye and the Shadow of Blindness By Rod Michalko | Pages | ISBN: | PDF | 11 MB Blindness is commonly considered to be a physical condition with negative consequences for its sufferers.

In this book Rod Michalko eloquently fuses the technique of story telling and judicious interpretation in probing the phenomenon of the (un)sighted-eye and of the unsighted-eye-that-sees. He draws his wonderful stories from his own life, from the lives of others, from literature and human science, and from myths and ancient narrative : Capa dura.

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The mystery of the eye and the shadow of blindness. [Rod Michalko] -- Unravels the ways that blind persons come to understand and live their lives. It shows that blindness is a life worth living and that blind persons must. The Mystery of the Eye and the Shadow of Blindness: Rod Michalko: Books - 5/5(1).

This book is a culmination of many things. First, and I think most important, it represents the way in which I have come to think about my own experience as a blind person.

Experiencing blindness, however, is not in any way synonymous with knowledge. The adage that ‘experience is the best teacher. The Mystery of the Eye and the Shadow of Blindness Rod Michalko Blindness is commonly considered to be a physical condition with negative consequences for its sufferers.

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Blindness is commonly considered to be a physical condition with negative consequences for. Blindness, a book about the consequences of a whole population suddenly losing its sight, is harrowing, but only too easy to believe.

The novel is hugely rewarding and Saramago tells us much about the dangers we face today and the facile political assumptions, such as democracy and law and order, that so many of us take for granted/5().

The Mystery of the Eye and the Shadow of Blindness. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, ( pages).$ Cloth, $ Paper. The Mystery of the Eye and the Shadow of Blindness is an ambitious book that seeks to educate those with sight about the.

Blindness (Portuguese: Ensaio sobre a cegueira, meaning Essay on Blindness) is a novel by Portuguese author José is one of his most famous novels, along with The Gospel According to Jesus Christ and Baltasar andSaramago received the Nobel Prize for Literature, and Blindness was one of his works noted by the committee when Author: José Saramago.

Books shelved as blindness: All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr, Blindness by José Saramago, Girl, Stolen by April Henry, Not If I See You First.

The embattled relationships among the people of a city mysteriously struck by an epidemic of blindness form the core of this superb novel by the internationally acclaimed Saramago, the Portugese author of, most recently, The History of the Siege of Lisbon ().

A driver stalled at a busy intersection suddenly suffers an attack of “white blindness” (no other color, or any shape. Author note: Rod Michalko is Associate Professor of Sociology at St.

Francis Xavier University. He is the author of The Mystery of the Eye and the Shadow of Blindness () and The Two- in-One: Walking with Smokie, Walking with Blindness (Temple, ).

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Michalko, Rod. Published by University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division () The Mystery of the Eye and the Shadow of Blindness. Michalko, Rod. Blindness Through the Looking Glass examines how gender and femininity are performed and experienced in everyday life by women who do not rely on sight as their dominant mode of perception, identifying the multiple senses involved in the formation of.

In Saramago's 'Blindness,' A Vision Of Human Nature Jose Saramago tells the grim tale of a city devastated by an epidemic of blindness.

Myla Goldberg says Saramago vividly illustrates disaster's. End Blindness by 20/ Peter J. McDonnell, M.D., Director, the Wilmer Eye Institute. Marjorie Marshall.

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Details *.Blindness is a fantastic book, the best I have read in a long time. It's difficult to explain without giving too much of the plot away, so I'll stick to generalisations. One of the most enjoyable features of Blindness is the writing style, which is at one both personal and almost documentary.

The best way I can explain the style is inclusive/5().