• Literary theories
    Solidad Reyes’ view on Literary History, Literary Theory and Literary Criticism In an attempt to solve different problems and issues in Literary Studies such as the effects of major trends to modern Philippine Literature, role of the audience and critics in studying text, three areas of literary study...
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  • Book Summary: the Bible Among the Myths by John N. Oswalt
    accurate and theologically sound. He makes the defense the Bible was divinely inspired and revealed to humanity and unique from other Ancient Near East literature. There was a time when the Bible, and the Israelite religion was different from its neighboring societies. But as times have changed, many people...
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  • Issue of Literature
    Issue of Literature Literature is something which is open to interpretation. We actually cannot put it in a specific place. Everything is belonging to societies who are the majority and the dominance part, because they determine the situation of things around us. So, in this respect society states...
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  • Theme in Literature
    common themes throughout literature. Readers find love in any era and written by almost all authors. From Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet to Dr. Seuss’s Horton Hears a Who, one thing remains constant love will always be a theme in literature. Since the early history of literature, love has been a major...
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  • How Does the Book of Proverbs Relate to the Theology of the Old Testament
    2009 A is essay seeks to answer the question of how the Proverbs relate to the theology of the Old Testament by following through the history of interpretation, predominantly over the previous century, and by addressing many of the criticisms of the Book of Proverbs. It will conclude with...
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  • Relationships and Their Role During the Holocaust
    Relationships and Their Role during the Holocaust Jake Bahantka Period 9 Mrs. Goetz Amongst the carnage of the holocaust from eleven to seventeen million people died, six million of which were of the Jewish faith. Friend and family relations helped thousands get through much of this horrific length...
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  • The Contribution of Marxism in Literary Criticism
    CONTRIBUTION OF MARXISM TO THE STUDY OF LITERARY CRITICISM It is evident that Marxism has made great contribution in the study and criticism of Literature, there is need to explain a little bit on Marxism before we discuss its contribution. Marxism is a social and political theory based on the works...
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  • Comparative Literature: Concepts, Its Present Status and New Territories
    TERRITORIES: COMPARATIVE LITERATURE IN THE 21ST CENTURY Comparative Literature: Concepts, Its Present status and New Territories 3/30/2010 Government Engineering College, Surat Ankita Khanna ABSTRACT The main objective of this paper is to provide researchers interested in the history and evolution of...
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  • Literary Criticism
    analysis of literary texts produced in countries and cultures that have come under the control of European colonial powers at some point in their history. Alternatively, it can refer to the analysis of texts written about colonized places by writers hailing from the colonizing culture. In Orientalism...
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  • African Literature Development
    African Literature, although unrecorded, dates back to ancient history. This is a research on the history and related concepts of how their culture began through their writings. Bird’s Eyeview African literature has more recently become more popular specially as it has greatly influenced the American...
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  • Critcial Approachs to Literature
    Critical Approaches to Literature 1. DECONSTRUCTION [pic]Deconstruction involves the close reading of texts in order to demonstrate that any given text has irreconcilably contradictory meanings, rather than being a unified, logical whole. As J. Hillis Miller, the preeminent American deconstructor...
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  • Structuralistic Criticism and Gerard Genette
    other discipline as well. This is what he calls “intellectual bricolage ’, borrowing a term from Claude Levi-Strauss. This is precisely so, so far as structuralism is concerned. Structuralism is the name given to Saussure’s approach to language as a system of relationship. But it is applied also to the...
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  • English & American Literature an Overview
    English & American Literature: An Overview Alfred Renz Dorego. Jacob Jr I ENGMA6 (English and American Literature), BSEd3A Ms. Kris Crismundo October 15, 2012 CHAPTER I – INTRODUCTION A. INTRODUCTORY PARAGRAPHS Literature is said to be one of the passages of emotions and feelings...
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  • Research on Child Abuse
    problem statement and focus on the objectives and also the research question in order to get full findings of this study. It is also as the overview of what basically this study is all about. It gives slightly the ideas why this study being conduct, the definition of terms, significant of this study and...
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  • Ernos
    Trauma, Memory and Narrative in the contemporary South African Novel VO 14.10.2010 Critically rewrites colonial history, literature belongs to post-colonial literature * rejects colonial ideology * tries to redefine cultural identity * tries to come to terms with the past...
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  • Literature, Civics, and Economics
    Literature, Civics, and Economics Ashley L. Kidd Grand Canyon University: EED-465 Social Studies February 17, 2013 Literature, Civics, and Economics Literature is a great resource to begin a social studies unit on. Depending on your literature choice you can influence the connections between...
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  • gerard genette
    Gerard Genette: Structuralism and Literary Criticism What is structuralism? How is it applied to the study of literature? Structuralism (Structuralist Criticism): It is the offshoot of certain developments in linguistics and anthropology. Saussure’s mode of the synchronic study of language was...
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  • Exegesis of 1samuel 17
    NAMES: MULANGUSI KHAUKANANI NELSON STUDENT NO:11361949 COURSE: OTW 311 ASSIGNMENT NO: 02 Topic: What according to Whitelam (1998), Dutcher-Walls (2009) and Steinberg (1995) is a social scientific approach to the OT? How does this approach help us understand Judges 9 better? Introduction: The aim...
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  • Perks of Being a Wallflower, Should It Be Included on a Children's Literature Module?
    The Perks of Being a Wallflower and its inclusion in a history of childhood in literature. First and foremost, The Perks of Being a Wallflower (1999) is a ‘coming of age’ novel focusing on a young high-school freshman, Charlie, and his friends. Published in 1999, Stephen Chbosky received critical...
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  • Literary Theory
    Introduction A very basic way of thinking about literary theory is that these ideas act as different lenses critics use to view and talk about art, literature, and even culture. These different lenses allow critics to consider works of art based on certain assumptions within that school of theory. The different...
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