Sökning: "Literary studies"

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  1. 1. Literature Education and English as a World Language : Various countries’ representation in literary texts in coursebooks in English education for upper secondary school in Sweden.

    Kandidat-uppsats, Karlstads universitet/Institutionen för språk, litteratur och interkultur (from 2013)

    Författare :Hollie Muir; [2019]
    Nyckelord :English education; upper secondary school; literature education; English as a world language; engelskundervisning; gymnasieskola; litteraturundervisning; engelska som världsspråk;

    Sammanfattning : This essay aims to investigate which countries and geographical regions are most prevalent in literary texts in coursebooks published before and after the curriculum change in 2011, as well as determining if there is a greater diversity of countries and regions represented in the coursebooks published after 2011. A content analysis was used as well as studies by various researchers to investigate the literary texts in the coursebooks. LÄS MER

  2. 2. The Laughter of Literature : A diachronic study of the social functions of laughter in British literature

    Kandidat-uppsats, Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk (SPR)

    Författare :Johannes Widegren; [2019]
    Nyckelord :cultural study; historical linguistics; literary canon;

    Sammanfattning : This paper investigates the historical development of the social functions of laughter in literature using linguistic analysis. Many previous studies have analyzed the connection between humor and laughter, but very few have looked at laughter in literature. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Någon eller något? : En undersökning av djurgestaltning i tre skönlitterära verk

    Kandidat-uppsats, Umeå universitet/Institutionen för kultur- och medievetenskaper

    Författare :Sara Holmgren; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Animal; animal studies; anthropocentric; subject; object; anthropomorphism; nature culture.; Djur; djurstudier; antropocentrisk; subjekt; objekt; antropomorfism; natur kultur;

    Sammanfattning : This paper intends to examine animal portrayal in literature with the guidance of three literary works; Charlotte’s Web, The Call of the Wild and The Guest Cat. The overall purpose is to explore the representation of animals in text and see what it possibly could show about our – the humans – view of animals. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Niceville för en demokratisk grundsyn -en analys hur ett skönlitterärt verk förhåller sig till skolans uppdrag attförmedla en demokratisk grundsyn

    Uppsats för yrkesexamina på avancerad nivå, Örebro universitet/Institutionen för humaniora, utbildnings- och samhällsvetenskap

    Författare :Nathalie Ramberg; [2019]
    Nyckelord :;

    Sammanfattning : The Swedish school system rests on the same democratic values as the Swedish society. It is also known that the school shall reflect the society and mediate the same values to the student. This means that Swedish schools has an important mission to mediate democratic values through the education. LÄS MER

  5. 5. The Super-Male and the Super-Female : Gender Criticism in Watchmen

    Uppsats för yrkesexamina på grundnivå, Högskolan i Jönköping/Högskolan för lärande och kommunikation

    Författare :Gunnar Ernsth Bravell; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Watchmen; Superheroes; Comics; Gender Studies;

    Sammanfattning : This essay aims to analyze if the graphic novel Watchmen criticizes the conventions of the superhero comic genre in regards to gender. The literary theory applied is gender studies. The essay examines the visual portrayal of male and female characters, as well as the male-dominated narrative. LÄS MER