Search for dissertations about: "Middle English literature"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 20 swedish dissertations containing the words Middle English literature.

  1. 1. Knowledge and Survival in the Novels of Thomas Hardy

    University dissertation from Jane Mattisson. English Department, Lund University

    Author : Jane Mattisson; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2000]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Aesthetic subjects Literature; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Estetiska ämnen Litteraturvetenskap; HUMANITIES and RELIGION; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP; Thomas Hardy; nineteenth-century fiction; history and literature -- nineteenth century; English language and literature; Wessex -- Thomas Hardy; rural skills in literature; literature and society -- nineteenth century; epistemology and literature; evolution in literature; Pierre Bourdieu and literature; education in literature; sociolinguistics and literature; sociology and literature; Victorian fiction; Key words: Thomas Hardy; Engelska språk och litteratur ;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in Swedish Min avhandling heter Knowledge and Survival in the Novels of Thomas Hardy (disputationsdag: 15 april 2000). Jag fokuserar på två sorters vetande: det traditionella, som jag kallar ‘det vardagliga’, och ‘det specialiserade’, som är knutet till modern vetenskaplig utveckling... READ MORE

  2. 2. Pearl and Contemplative Writing

    University dissertation from Jane Mattisson. English Department, Lund University

    Author : Annika Sylén-Lagerholm; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2003]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; The Cloud of Unknowing; Julian of Norwich; Margery Kempe; Richard Rolle; Walter Hilton; dream visions in literature; mysticism and literature; Thomas Aquinas and literature; Pseudo-Dionysius in England; religion and literature; literature and theology; medieval English poetry; women and medieval literature; Middle English literature; Gawain author; contemplative writers in medieval England; Pearl author; Pearl; English language and literature; Engelska språk och litteratur ; General and comparative literature; literature criticism; literary theory; Allmän och jämförande litteratur; litteraturkritik; litteraturteori;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in Swedish Den engelska medeltidsdikten Pearl studeras främst mot bakgrund av Pseudo-Dionysius tankar samt den samtida kontemplativa litteraturen (d v s Julian of Norwich, Margery Kempe, Walter Hilton, Richard Rolle och den okände författaren av The Cloud of Unknowing). Det är framförallt med avseende på medeltida teologiska frågor om människans möjlighet och begränsing att förstå och återge det gudomliga som denna avhandling kommer med nytt material i forskningen om Pearl. READ MORE

  3. 3. Julian, God, and the Art of Storytelling A Narrative Analysis of the Works of Julian of Norwich

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå university

    Author : Godelinde Gertrude Perk; Umeå universitet.; [2016]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; English literature; narratology; Middle English; Julian of Norwich; medieval literature; women s writing; engelska; English; Literature; litteraturvetenskap;

    Abstract : This study offers a narrative comparison of A Vision Showed to a Devout Woman and A Revelation of Love, the two texts created by the first known English woman writer, Julian of Norwich (c. 1343 – c. 1416). READ MORE

  4. 4. English Place-Name Elements Relating to Boundaries

    University dissertation from Centre for Languages and Literature, Lund University

    Author : Boel Jepson; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2011]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; ge mǣre; Middle English; Old English; charters; onomastics; *rān; mearc; dialectology; the West Riding of Yorkshire; Gloucestershire; hār; ; rein; *rǣn e ;

    Abstract : Place-names often reflect local, cultural, and political history. It is only natural, therefore, that words for such historically important phenomena as boundaries should form part of place-names. In England, there is a fair number of place-name elements that refer to boundaries. Some of them are treated in this thesis. READ MORE

  5. 5. Suburbia Rewritten : Masculinity and Affect in Contemporary American Literature

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Uppsala University, Department of English

    Author : Ola Jönsson; Uppsala universitet.; [2014]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Suburbia; affect; masculinity; domophobia; masculinity in crisis; separate spheres; fatherhood; Joyce Carol Oates; Rick Moody; Philip Roth; John Updike; Richard Yates; John Cheever.; Literature; Litteraturvetenskap; English; Engelska;

    Abstract : Suburbia has made a powerful return in American literature of the past two decades. This renaissance of suburban fictional narrative bears the signum of alienated, anxious, and resentful white middle-class men in gray flannel suits that has remained since the formative postwar period of the 1950s and 1960s. READ MORE