English Studies

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  1. Ideology and Aesthetics in American Literature and Arts
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    204 Pages
    This book includes contributions by African, East and West European, Asian and North American scholars which deal with and compare ideological and non-ideological approaches to the analysis of literary,...
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  2. Power and Victimization - The Rhetoric of Sociopolitical Power and Representations of Victimhood in Contemporary Literature

    Oya Berk, Sırma Soran Gumpert

    Power and Victimization - The Rhetoric of Sociopolitical Power and Representations of Victimhood in Contemporary Literature

    Proceedings of a Symposium Held by the Department of American Culture and Literature Haliç University, Istanbul, 13-15 April 2005
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    288 Pages
    These proceedings of the symposium ‘The Rhetoric of Sociopolitical Power and Representations of Victim-hood in Contemporary Literature,’ conducted by the Department of American Culture and Literature...
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  3. Tradition, Solidarity and Empowerment: The Native Discourse in Canada

    Steffi Retzlaff

    Tradition, Solidarity and Empowerment: The Native Discourse in Canada

    An Analysis of Native News Representations
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    344 Pages
    “This study represents a significant step towards understanding an important social phenomenon in Canada at the end of the twentieth and beginning of the twenty-first century. Throughout much of the...
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  4. American Fiction: Modernism-Postmodernism, Popular Culture, and Metafiction
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    218 Pages
    Jaroslav Kušnír’s book American Fiction: Modernism-Postmodernism, Popular Culture, and Metafiction is a sequel to his previous study on American postmodern fiction entitled Poetika americkej postmodernej...
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  5. The Language of Football

    Maike Krone

    The Language of Football

    A Contrastative Study of Syntactic and Semantic Specifics of Verb Usage in English and German Match Commentaries
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    302 Pages
    German and English display, despite their genetic relatedness, a number of structural differences, which have their sources in the historical development of the two languages. Yet do all these differences...
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  6. The Staged Encounter: Contemporary Feminism and Women's Drama
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    194 Pages
    This study presents analyses of a wide range of contemporary plays written by women dramatists from a feminist theoretical perspective. It offers creative insights into the exchange between women's dramatic...
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  7. “Bound Hand and Foot and yet Dancing as if Free” Satires II 1, II 2, and I 2 from Alexander Pope’s Imitations of Horace
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    104 Pages
    Embedded in a discussion of the 18th century literary practice of imitation, this study offers an in-depth analysis of the three full-length satires from Alexander Pope’s Imitations of Horace. Taking...
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  8. Africa's Transition from Colonisation to Independence and Decolonisation: Joseph Conrad's Heart of Darkness, Chinua Achebe's Things Fall Apart, and Moses Isegawa's Abyssinian Chronicles
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    106 Pages
    The concept of Africaness visualises Africa from three different points of view and at three different stages of history. With reference to Africa’s political background from the 19th to the 20th century,...
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  9. Jokes at Work

    Matthias Perner

    Jokes at Work

    Structural Semantic, Textlinguistic and Empirical Approaches towards a Joke Generator Model
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    164 Pages
    The author, Matthias Perner (M.A.), was born in Hannover (Germany) and studied linguistics, politics and sociology. He focused on communicational aspects of spoken language and at the same time found himself...
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  10. The Myth of William Wallace

    Susanne Wallner

    The Myth of William Wallace

    A study of the national hero’s impact on Scottish history, literature and modern politics
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    120 Pages
    The Myth of William Wallace examines literary examples concerning William Wallace against the background of various historical sources and evaluates the construction, the changes and the relevance of this...
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