Sökning: "nineteenth-century fiction"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 9 avhandlingar innehållade orden nineteenth-century fiction.

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

    Detta är en avhandling från Jane Mattisson. English Department, Lund University

    Författare :Jane Mattisson; [2000]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; 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; nineteenth-century fiction; history and literature -- nineteenth century; English language and literature; Engelska språk och litteratur ;

    Sammanfattning : Abstract This thesis identifies two different kinds of knowledge in Thomas Hardy's novels: the everyday, passed on from generation to generation, which is non-academic and closely bound to the local environment and its traditions; and the specialised, recorded in the printed word, which is the product of formal education and independent of the local community and its traditions. These two kinds of epistemological competence determine one's ability to adapt and survive in a changing society. LÄS MER

  2. 2. The Victorian Governess Novel

    Detta är en avhandling från English Studies

    Författare :Cecilia Wadsö-Lecaros; [1999]
    Nyckelord :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 ;

    Sammanfattning : 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. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Knowledge and survival in the novels of Thomas Hardy

    Detta är en avhandling från Lund : Univ

    Författare :Jane Mattisson; [2000]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Thomas Hardy; nineteenth-century fiction; history and literature -- nineteenth century; English language and literature; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Aesthetic subjects Literature; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Estetiska ämnen Litteraturvetenskap; HUMANITIES and RELIGION; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis identifies two different kinds of knowledge in Thomas Hardy's novels: the everyday, passed on from generation to generation, which is non-academic and closely bound to the local environment and its traditions; and the specialised, recorded in the printed word, which is the product of formal education and independent of the local community and its traditions. These two kinds of epistemological competence determine one's ability to adapt and survive in a changing society. LÄS MER

  4. 4. The Archaeological Encounter in British Fiction, 1880–1940

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Department of English, Uppsala University

    Författare :Leonard Driscoll; Stephen Donovan; Matthew Rubery; Roger Luckhurst; [2019]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Late-Nineteenth-Century Fiction; Modernism; Archaeology; Thing Theory; Thomas Hardy; H. Rider Haggard; Virginia Woolf; English; Engelska; Literature; Litteraturvetenskap;

    Sammanfattning : Ancient artefacts appeared frequently in late-nineteenth and early-twentieth-century British fiction. Prehistoric stone circles, enigmatic potsherds, Egyptian mummies, and other such antiquities featured in everything from fin de siècle adventure narratives to the major works of High Modernism. LÄS MER

  5. 5. "Vi, civilisationens ljusbärare" : orientalistiska mönster i det sena 1800-talets svenska litteratur och kultur

    Detta är en avhandling från Örebro : Örebro universitetsbibliotek

    Författare :Dan Landmark; Lars-Åke Skalin; Anders Öhman; Martin Kylhammar; [2003]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Orientalism; Heidenstam; Post-colonialism; Litteraturvetenskap; Said; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Aesthetic subjects Literature; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Estetiska ämnen Litteraturvetenskap; Litteraturvetenskap; Literature;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis deals with Orientalism as it occurs in the period in Swedish literary and cultural history commonly known as “nittitalet” (the nineties), roughly the last decade of the 19th century. The study explores how the interest for the so-called Orient is manifested in works of fiction and poetry as well as in works of non-fiction genres. LÄS MER