Essays about: "heroism"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 16 essays containing the word heroism.

  1. 1. Anti-Heroism in Fight Club

    University essay from

    Author : David Östberg; [2020]
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  2. 2. Re-imagining national struggle: Resistance narratives within the exiled Kurdistan Democratic Party of Iran

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Centrum för Mellanösternstudier

    Author : Carl Bradshaw Thorell; [2019]
    Keywords : KDPI; political imaginations; identity processes; memory cultures; resistance narratives; social constructivism; Rasan; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : In 2016 the Kurdistan Democratic Party of Iran (KDPI) decided to modify its resistance strategy towards the Islamic Republic of Iran (IRI). This study analyses political imaginations within the displaced KDPI community in Iraqi Kurdistan through a social constructivist paradigm and the methods of observations and interviews. READ MORE

  3. 3. Breaking the Gender Norms : Bilbo as the Feminine Hero in J.R.R. Tolkien's The Hobbit

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Institutionen för språk, litteratur och interkultur

    Author : Hanna Karlsson; [2018]
    Keywords : Tolkien; The Hobbit; Bilbo; gender norms; femininity; heroism;

    Abstract : This essay demonstrates how Bilbo, the main protagonist of J.R.R. Tolkien’s The Hobbit, is a feminine hero despite being male. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Poet as Hero : A Study of the Clash Between the Hero and the First World War in British Trench Poetry, and Its Use in the Swedish School System Within the Subject of English.

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk (SPR)

    Author : Carl Olsson; [2018]
    Keywords : The Great War; The First World War; First World War Poetry; The hero in the First World War; Siegfried Sassoon; Wilfred Owen; Rupert Brooke; Trench Poetry; Poetry; First World War poetry in the Swedish education system; Heroes; Heroism; The hero in poetry; The hero as weapon; New Historicism; Critical Literature Pedagogy.;

    Abstract : This thesis studies the clash between the hero and the First World War in the works of Rupert Brooke, Siegfried Sassoon and Wilfred Owen. It explores the impact on their poetry and attitude towards the concept of the hero as it applied to them as people and poets. READ MORE

  5. 5. Severus Snape : The Complexity and Unconventional Heroism of Severus Snape in the Harry Potter Books

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Institutionen för språk, litteratur och interkultur

    Author : Emma Gustafsson; [2016]
    Keywords : Rowling; Severus Snape; Harry Potter; Heroism;

    Abstract : Being an evildoer and being evil is not always the same thing; author J.K Rowling’s character Professor Severus Snape from the Harry Potter series is balancing on that very line. READ MORE