Sökning: "Terry Eagleton"

Hittade 3 uppsatser innehållade orden Terry Eagleton.

  1. 1. Manifestations of Capitalism from a Marxist Perspective : A comparison of Cultural Values and Moral Codes in Moby Dick and David Copperfield

    M1-uppsats, Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för humaniora

    Författare :Graham Hepworth; [2018]
    Nyckelord :Marxism; Victorian; antebellum; Romanticism; Realism; feudalism; bourgeois; aristocracy; capitalism; manifest destiny;

    Sammanfattning : This is a study of Charles Dickens David Copperfield and Herman Melville Moby Dick from a Marxist perspective, exploring the different manifestations of the capitalist system, with critical reference to the theories of Raymond Williams and Terry Eagleton. It will attempt to understand cultural differences, values and moral codes, that the two novels reveal about Victorian England and Antebellum America, at this point in literary history, the decade of time with 1850 at its centre. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Can the Author of ’Can the Subaltern Speak’ Act? : Spivaks essä i relation till ’French theory’ i USA

    Kandidat-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för idé- och lärdomshistoria

    Författare :Jens Amborg; [2016]
    Nyckelord :Spivak; Can the Subaltern Speak?; French theory; Foucault; Derrida; Eagleton; Anderson; Said; Skinner.;

    Sammanfattning : The purpose of this bachelor thesis is to analyze some aspects of the historical surroundings in which Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak wrote her famous essay ”Can the Subaltern Speak?”. From a historical perspective, inspired by Quentin Skinner, I examine how Spivak in a context of French theory in U.S. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Heathcliff : The Black Dog that Became a Bourgeois Gentleman - the Combined Issue of Race and Social Class in Wuthering Heights

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

    Författare :Malin Larsson; [2013]
    Nyckelord :Postcolonial Theory; Imperialism; Race; Social Class; Post-kolonial teori; Imperialism; Etnicitet; Social Klass;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis will illustrate how the issues of race and social class in Emily Brontë’s Wuthering Heights are main focuses for how Heathcliff is perceived and how they influence his actions. The importance lies in how both issues are main reasons for how Heathcliff is treated. LÄS MER