Essays about: "didactic essay"

Showing result 16 - 20 of 28 essays containing the words didactic essay.

  1. 16. Wilkie Collins’ Challenge to Traditional Female Roles in The Woman in White

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Linköpings universitet/Avdelningen för språk och kulturFilosofiska fakulteten

    Author : Lisa Pagander; [2014]
    Keywords : Wilike collins; sisterhood; female roles; education;

    Abstract : This essay is based on the argument that Wilkie Collins, in his novel The Woman in White (1859), the first sensational novel and prequel to the detective genre, challenges stereotypical female roles in his presentation of the two sisters Laura Fairlie and Marian Halcombe. Through a comparative analysis of the two sisters, it is shown that Laura represents the traditional Victorian woman, while Marian challenges these ideals, and, through her, Collins creates a new type of literary heroine. READ MORE

  2. 17. Challenging heteronormativity through literature - Teaching David Levithan’s "Boy meets boy" with norm critical pedagogy

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för språk och litteraturer

    Author : Åse Brändström; [2013-03-20]
    Keywords : literature; norm critical pedagogy; heteronormativity; Boy meets boy; norms; intersectionality;

    Abstract : There are many reasons to use literature in the language classroom. It can help pupils developtheir abilities to read, listen, speak and write. Literature can also give pupils new perspectivesand cultural enrichment. The aim of this study is to show how teachers can use literature tocombat intolerance and homophobia. READ MORE

  3. 18. What the Butler Recalled - Memory and Self-Deception in Kazuo Ishiguro’s The Remains of the Day

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för språk och litteraturer

    Author : Annika Jönsson Hall; [2012-06-28]
    Keywords : The Remains of the Day; Ishiguro; memory; Seven Sins of Memory; Freudian repression; literature reading;

    Abstract : student essay, interdisciplinary, teacher education.... READ MORE

  4. 19. The Complex Morality : C.S. Lewis’ The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe Interpreted from a Christian and a Secular Perspective.

    University essay from Högskolan Kristianstad/Sektionen för lärande och miljö

    Author : Elin Götborg; [2012]
    Keywords : morality; didactic; Christian; secular;

    Abstract : The essay discusses the moral lessons that are conveyed in C.S. Lewis´ The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe. The didactic lessons are examined from a biographical point of view and with a New Critical close reading. READ MORE

  5. 20. Code & Conduct : A Study of Moral Values and Scoundrels in Jane Austen's Pride & Prejudice and Sense & Sensibility

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för kultur och kommunikationFilosofiska fakulteten

    Author : Henrik Eneroth; [2012]
    Keywords : morals; scoundrels; Jane Austen; Wickham; Willoughby; didactics;

    Abstract : Jane Austen provides moral guidance in her nocels, showing her readers what is wrong with her society. Novels such as Pride & Prejudice and Sense & Sensibility contain studies of human character and lack of morals. READ MORE