Essays about: "didactic essay"

Showing result 6 - 10 of 28 essays containing the words didactic essay.

  1. 6. A Defence of Literary Theory : A psychoanalytical study of selected works by Percy Bysshe Shelley with a view to didactic usage

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk (SPR)

    Author : Markus Edmonds; [2017]
    Keywords : Literary didactics; Lacan; Shelley; literary psychoanalytic criticism; upper secondary school;

    Abstract : This essay argued the importance of literary theory in the classroom. As a teacher, it is possible to achieve the empathetic goals of the English curriculum and Judith A. Langer’s ambition of literate thinking by using poetry and literary theory in school. READ MORE

  2. 7. Didactic Aspects of Transferred Social Values in Children´s Literature : A Character Analysis Focusing on Adult-Child Power Structures Found in Lois Lowry´s Novel Number the Stars

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för humaniora

    Author : Annelie Persson; [2016]
    Keywords : power; ideology; children´s literature; didactic intent; narration;

    Abstract : The aim of this essay was to examine adult-child power structures connected to the main character in Lois Lowry´s novel Number the Stars, to see if they could be found in different levels, and layers of the text. With the focus to see if the novel´s content might correlate to any educational purposes if used when teaching English as a second language in the Swedish upper secondary school. READ MORE

  3. 8. An argument for a postcolonial canon of literature for upper-secondary schools in multicultural Sweden : Course book analysis and didactic questions regarding the teaching of literature in the English subject

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för humaniora

    Author : Andreas Signell; [2016]
    Keywords : Postcolonialism; canon; didactics; multiculturalism; syllabus;

    Abstract : This essay investigates the possibility of a postcolonial canon of literature for upper-secondary schools in multicultural Sweden. It uses an in depth course book analysis as a basis for looking at didactic questions regarding the teaching of postcolonial literature. READ MORE

  4. 9. Boys of Unfortunate Circumstances : Problematic Masculinity in Give a Boy a Gun by Todd Strasser

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk (SPR)

    Author : Anton Sjödahl; [2015]
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    Abstract : This essay argues that Give a Boy a Gun by Todd Strasser presents a story of men protecting their masculinity. In order to analyze the novel by Strasser contemporary documentation of the real life events have been used to examine if masculinity is to blame for the protagonists’ actions in the novel. READ MORE

  5. 10. The Representation of Three Characters in The Help  : - A Patronising Highlighting of Black People

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk (SPR)

    Author : Frida Eriksson; [2015]
    Keywords : The Help; literature; didactics; narratives of difference; identity; representation; the multicultural classroom;

    Abstract : This essay argues that The Help by Kathryn Stockett highlights black people in a patronising way. In order to analyse the novel a postcolonial perspective has been applied. READ MORE