Search for dissertations about: "Mikhail Bakhtin"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 10 swedish dissertations containing the words Mikhail Bakhtin.

  1. 1. Consuming work and managing employability: Studentsʼ work orientations and the process of contemporary job search

    University dissertation from Loughborough University

    Author : Ekaterina Chertkovskaya; [2013]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Bakhtin; Gramsci; graduates; job search; universities; corporations; consumption of work; employability;

    Abstract : Unemployment and precarity have become key features of 21st century work. Employability is presented as a solution to these issues. Individuals are exhorted to manage their employability, in order to be able to exercise choice in the labour market. READ MORE

  2. 2. Äventyrets tid den sociala äventyrsromanen i Sverige 1841-1859

    University dissertation from Umeå : : Umeå universitet

    Author : Anders Öhman; Umeå universitet.; [1990]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; social-adventure novel; popular literature; romance; history of the novel; the study of plot; Mikhail Bakhtin; Carl Fredrik Ridderstad; Viktor Rydberg; Carl Jonas Love Almqvist;

    Abstract : The subject of this thesis is the social-adventure novel which was popular in the 1840s and early 1850s in Sweden. In contrast to literary critics who have tended to regard the thrilling plot of the genre as merely a way of creating effects, I try to analyze the plot as a bearer of both meaning and ideology. READ MORE

  3. 3. Reciprocal Haunting Pat Barker's Regeneration Trilogy

    University dissertation from Karlstad : Karlstad University

    Author : Karen Patrick Knutsen; Karlstads universitet.; [2008]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Pat Barker; The Regeneration Trilogy; Michel Foucault; Mikhail Bakhtin; Raymond Williams; Cultural Materialism; New Historicism; shell shock; psychoanalysis; British literature 1900-1999; class; gender; psychology; discourse; cultural trauma; dialogue; dialogism; power knowledge; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics Other Germanic languages English language; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap Övriga germanska språk Engelska språket; English; Engelska;

    Abstract : Pat Barker’s fictional account of the Great War, The Regeneration Trilogy, completed in 1995, is considered to be her most important work to date and has captured the imagination of the reading public as well as attracting considerable scholarly attention. Although the trilogy appears to be written in the realistic style of the traditional historical novel, Barker approaches the past with certain preoccupations from 1990s Britain and rewrites the past as seen through these contemporary lenses. READ MORE

  4. 4. Semiotics of Politics Dialogicality of Parliamentary Talk

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Jaakko Turunen; Uppsala universitet.; Södertörns högskola.; Södertörns högskola.; [2015]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Statskunskap; Political Science; language; dialogicality; parliamentary talk; Mikhail Bakhtin; Hans-Georg Gadamer; Yuri Lotman; Poland; Slovakia; Politics; Economy and the Organization of Society; Politik; ekonomi och samhällets organisering; Östersjö- och Östeuropaforskning; Baltic and East European studies;

    Abstract : Parliamentary talk, despite its central place in politics, has not been the focus of many qualitative studies. The present study investigates how parliamentary talk emerges in a dialogue between different arguments in the parliament. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Petersburg Text of Russian Cinema in Perestroika and Post-Perestroika Eras

    University dissertation from Lund University (Media-Tryck)

    Author : Natalia Bratova; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2013]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; The myth of the city; Petersburg myth; Petersburg text; carnivalisation; Russian cinema; perestroika cinema; city in cinema; Bakhtin; Toporov;

    Abstract : In order to examine contemporary Russian cinema, this thesis has two points of departure: firstly the Petersburg myth, which is here defined as reversible or ambiguous since it includes both an eschatological and a cosmogonic aspect; and secondly, the Petersburg literary text as defined in works by Vladimir Toporov. During the twentieth century, the vitality and actuality of the Petersburg myth was questioned both in literature and in theoretical works. READ MORE