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Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 10 avhandlingar innehållade ordet decadence.

  1. 1. Les Figures féminines de la Décadence et leurs implications esthétiques dans quelques romans français et suédois

    Författare :Cecilia Carlander; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2013]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; decadence; fin-de-siècle; modern breakthrough; androgyny; dandyism; degeneration; femme fatale; new woman; Victoria Benedictsson; Paul Bourget; Ola Hansson; Joris-Karl Huysmans; Stella Kleve; Anne Charlotte Leffler; Rachilde; Georges Rodenbach;

    Sammanfattning : “The female figures of the Decadence and their aesthetic significance in some French and Swedish novels” This thesis compares Swedish and French literary prose fiction written between 1884 and1892 and its approach to Decadent themes, with focus on the female portraits and their aesthetic impact. Eight texts are analyzed in order to explore how the Swedish fin de siècle literature – partly interpreted as belonging to the political literary program of the ”Modern Breakthrough” – relates to the French literature and the Decadence. LÄS MER

  2. 2. The Margins of Writing: A Study of Arthur Machen and the Literary Field of the 1890s

    Detta är en avhandling från Centre for Languages and Literature, Lund University

    Författare :Sara Bjärstorp; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2005]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; General and comparative literature; aesthetics of failure; sociology of literature; the unspeakable; London in literature; the city in literature; Pierre Bourdieu; decadence; horror; Arthur Machen; fin-de-siècle; Allmän och jämförande litteraturvetenskap; English language and literature; Engelska språk och litteratur ;

    Sammanfattning : The aim of this dissertation is to analyse the early writings of Arthur Machen (1863?1947) by focusing on three aspects of literary production: the field, the author, and the text. In all these aspects position-takings in the field, the construction of an author's identity, and textual production ? Machen's early career is informed by a particular and idiosyncratic notion of aesthetic creation, referred to in this study as the "aesthetics of failure". LÄS MER

  3. 3. Aspekter på den italienska fascismen texter och tolkningar

    Detta är en avhandling från Umeå : Institutionen för historia, Umeå universitet

    Författare :Giuseppe Nencioni; Umeå universitet.; [1998]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Fascism; Nazism; ideology; anti-Semitism; decadence; agricultural policy; right-wing radicalism; corporativism;

    Sammanfattning : Initially an attempt is made to present an overview of the interpretations of the meaning of Fascism. In a presentation of the views of Renzo De Felice and Zeev Sternhell the opinions of the latter are highlighted. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Satanic Feminism : Lucifer as the Liberator of Woman in Nineteenth-Century Culture

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : Molin & Sorgenfrei

    Författare :Per Faxneld; Stockholms universitet.; [2014]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; History of Religion; religionshistoria; Satanism; feminism; gender; esotericism; witches; Lilith; theosophy; socialism; homosexuality; gothic; decadence; romanticism; counter-reading; counter-myth;

    Sammanfattning : Enligt Bibeln var Eva först med att lyssna till ormen och äta av den förbjudna frukten. Tanken på kvinnan som Satans utvalda är framträdande under stora delar av kristendomens historia. Under 1800-talet kom feminister att börja läsa denna misogyna tradition motvalls. LÄS MER

  5. 5. The Narcissus Theme from Fin de Siècle to Psychoanalysis : Crisis of the Modern Self

    Detta är en avhandling från Frankfurt am Main : Peter Lang Publishing Group

    Författare :Niclas Johansson; Uppsala universitet.; [2017]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Narcissus; narcissism; Symbolism; decadence; psychoanalysis; selfhood; subjectivity; modernity; Sigmund Freud; Oscar Wilde; André Gide; Paul Valéry; Leopold Andrian; Literature; Litteraturvetenskap;

    Sammanfattning : This dissertation is an intertextual-thematological investigation of the Narcissus theme at the turn of the century 1900. It focuses primarily on French-, German-, and English-language decadent and Symbolist literature from the 1890s and early 1900s, as well as on early sexology and psychoanalysis. LÄS MER