Essays about: "Harry Potter."

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  1. 1. The Impact of Preconceived Notions : A Literary Study of Moral Complexity in the Harry Potter Series

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/HLK, Ämnesforskning

    Author : Antonia Alfredsson; [2020]
    Keywords : moral complexity; focalizer; narratology; preconceived notions; Harry Potter;

    Abstract : This essay examines the use of the character Harry Potter as focalizer in the Harry Potter series. The objective is to see how Harry’s preconceived notions are caused by his inability to grasp moral complexity. The study is conducted by a close reading of the novels with the focus on the relationship between Harry and the character Severus Snape. READ MORE

  2. 2. Gender Roles in the Harry Potter Novels

    University essay from Karlstads universitet

    Author : Jakob Gustafsson; [2020]
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  3. 3. The Significance of the Unconscious : A Literary Study of Fear Factors and Psychological Blockings in the Harry Potter Series

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/Högskolan för lärande och kommunikation

    Author : Ida Swärd; [2020]
    Keywords : Harry Potter; fear; psychoanalytical criticism; the unconscious;

    Abstract : This essay examines various fears presented in the Harry Potter series along with the psychological blockings connected to each fear. Furthermore, this study examines whether the effect of the characters’ actions and behaviours in situations that frightens them can simulate strategies of managing fears in real-life situations as well. READ MORE

  4. 4. Pedagogy at Hogwarts : A literary analysis of teaching methods and theories at Hogwarts in the Harry Potter books

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk (SPR)

    Author : Linus Friberg; [2019]
    Keywords : Teaching methods; Pedagogical theories; Hogwarts; fictional representations of teaching methods; Harry Potter.;

    Abstract : This essay argues that the Harry Potter books can be used to analyse various methods and theories regarding pedagogy since the school setting is a major part of the stories. J. READ MORE

  5. 5. Harry Potter and the Fat Stereotypes

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för film och litteratur (IFL)

    Author : Olsson Hanna; [2019]
    Keywords : Harry Potter; Fat Studies; Film Studies; Gender Studies; Children s Films; Young Adult Series; Intersectionality; Fat Stereotypes;

    Abstract : In the field of research within film studies which consider how aspects such as gender or race affect the portrayal of a character, the aspect of characters' body sizes are not always taken into account. By analysing the fat characters in the popular children's and young adult film series about Harry Potter, I bring attention to the fact that the use of stereotypes is significant in these characterisations, and further contributes to the marginalisation of this particular group of people. READ MORE