Essays about: "Victorian domesticity"

Found 2 essays containing the words Victorian domesticity.

  1. 1. Room for Thought: Privacy and the Private Home in Mrs Dalloway and To the Lighthouse

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Engelska institutionen

    Author : Johanna Koivunen; [2015]
    Keywords : Privacy; interiority; Victorian domesticity; space; Virginia Woolf; modernity;

    Abstract : Modernism is often connected to the public sphere due to its associations with urbanity and technological changes. But interiority and private life was as important to modernity and, in particular, in Virginia Woolf’s writing. READ MORE

  2. 2. In Search of Firmness-Parenting and Education in Charles Dickens's David Copperfield

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Engelska institutionen

    Author : Sari-Leena Viirola; [2012]
    Keywords : Dickens; David Copperfield; parenting; education; upbringing; parent-child relation; child abuse; firmness;

    Abstract : Charles Dickens’s David Copperfield abounds with fatherless and motherless children, whose development into adolescence and adulthood is strongly affected by the parenting skills of the remaining parent. This essay studies different parenting and educational practices in the novel to see their impact on the behaviour and personality of the children. READ MORE