Search for dissertations about: "Victorian women"

Found 2 swedish dissertations containing the words Victorian women.

  1. 1. The Victorian Governess Novel

    University dissertation from English Studies

    Author : Cecilia Wadsö-Lecaros; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [1999]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Victorian governess; didactic fiction; education in literature; women and work in the nineteenth century; nineteenth-century English novel; marginalisation of women; female education in the nineteenth century; English language and literature; governesses in literature; Engelska språk och litteratur ;

    Abstract : This thesis investigates the Victorian governess novel as a specific genre. A comprehensive set of nineteenth-century governess novels has been examined in relation to contemporary non-fictional sources dealing with governess work and female education. READ MORE

  2. 2. Portraits of women in selected novels by Virginia Woolf and E. M. Forster

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Kerstin Elert; Umeå universitet.; [1979]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Forster; E.M.; Woolf; Virginia; Victorianism; Victorian women; female characters; Bloomsbury Group; woman in history; history of woman; woman in literature; mother-daughter relationship; Engelska romaner; historia; 1900-talet; Kvinnor i litteraturen;

    Abstract : Female characters in novels by Virginia Woolf and E.M. Forster are studied in their relationships as wives, mothers, daughters and prospective brides. The novels selected are those where the writers are concerned with families dominated by Victorian ideals. READ MORE