Essays about: "texts"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 772 essays containing the word texts.

  1. 1. Texts and Paratexts in a Colonial Context. Krupabai Satthianadhan's English Novels 'Saguna' and 'Kamala'

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för litteratur, idéhistoria och religion

    Author : Karin Edgardh; [2020-01-15]
    Keywords : India; Krupabai Satthianadhan; Saguna; Kamala; Gérard Genette; Autobiography; Conversion; Colonial literature;

    Abstract : The anglophone Indian author Krupabai Satthianadhan (1862-1894) was a second-generation Christian convert and a member of the Christian Tamil family in colonial Madras. Knowledge of English was still a high-caste male privilege when Satthianadhan published reformist articles on female education. Her two novels, the autobiographical Saguna. READ MORE

  2. 2. Tense and Aspect in the English Language : A study about newly arrived students with Arabic as their mother tongue

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Engelska

    Author : Alexandra Sabra; [2020]
    Keywords : Arabic; English; structure; tense; grammar; interference; transfer;

    Abstract : The purpose of this essay is to examine how newly arrived Arabic speaking students use tense and aspect in the English language and to find out whether their native language affects their learning. The study is based on both qualitative and quantitative methods where the focus is on different texts written by students. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Role of Relatives in Decision Making on Organ Donation– an Ethical Analysis

    University essay from Örebro universitet/Institutionen för medicinska vetenskaper

    Author : Lovisa Svensson; [2020]
    Keywords : organ donation; relatives; ethics; decision making; veto;

    Abstract : Introduction: The three ways of making a wish for organ donation known are donor registration, donation card and telling the relatives. The relatives always have to be consulted to know the last expressed wish. If the wish was unknown there is a presumed consent, but the relatives have veto and can refuse organ donation. READ MORE

  4. 4. Women’s sports : A discourse analytic investigation into the representation of women in sports media

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för utbildning, kultur och kommunikation

    Author : Sara Andersson; [2020]
    Keywords : Discourse; women; sports; representation; newspapers; Critical Discourse Analysis; CDA;

    Abstract : Language is affected by the society in which it is used. Men and women have not had the same status in society, which means that the language used about them may potentially be different. A domain in society that was created for men is sports, yet, nowadays women also feature in sports. READ MORE

  5. 5. Representations of culture in four EFL textbooks for Swedish upper secondary school

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk (SPR)

    Author : Marcus Olsson; [2020]
    Keywords : Culture; Comparison; Textbook analysis;

    Abstract : This paper presents how culture is represented in four commonly used textbooks used in English education in Sweden. The purpose of this paper is to shed light on what aspects of culture that are present in textbooks so that teacher are able to compliment the parts that may be missing from the books. READ MORE