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From Liminal to Liminoid: Eminem's Trickstering
(The University of Bergen, 2012-11-19)
Eminem's work has been examined under a multitude of academic lenses, often cross-disciplinary. In this thesis I draw heavily on social- and cultural-anthropological theory in reading Eminem's work as modern-day enactments ...
Constructions of a Life: (Be)Longing and (Dis)Location in the Autobiographical Writings of Edward Said, Eva Hoffman, and Ihab Hassan
(The University of Bergen, 2009-12-04)
This thesis will examine the autobiographical writings of Edward Said, Eva Hoffman and Ihab Hassan, and the main objective will be to study how their individual experiences of cultural translocation shape their narrative ...
Language learning strategies and voices in time 3. In what way have language learning strategies been incorporated in voices in time 3?. And how do voices in time 3 relate to what Norwegian curriculum policies state about language learning strategies?
(The University of Bergen, 2014-11-19)
Learning strategies is a topic that has become more and more important in the field of education. To teach students learning strategies is viewed as a significant part of the teaching of many subjects in school. Learning ...
"One foot in this world and one foot in that": Woman Hollering Creek and the bildungscomposite
(The University of Bergen, 2008-12-15)
In this thesis I discuss the genre of Sandra Cisneros's Woman Hollering Creek. I argue that the book is what I here call a bildungscomposite," that is, a hybrid genre with elements from both the Bildungsroman and the short ...
The portrayal of Working-Class speech in British film: a study of accent in British films from the 1960s and the 2000s
(The University of Bergen, 2009-11-20)
The aim of this thesis has been to investigate the portrayal of working-class accents in British films over a period of 40 years. The hypothesis expects that there will be fewer instances of non-standard accent variants ...
The Kirkwall Accent
(The University of Bergen, 1991)
"That ther lakke no word..." A cognitive study of existential there in the works of Geoffrey Chaucer
(The University of Bergen, 2005)
News as a Cultural Product: A cross-cultural Study of Language Use in British and Norwegian Online Newspapers
(The University of Bergen, 2008-11-13)
Denne masteroppgaven i Engelsk tar for seg språkbruk i media; nærmere bestemt i norske og engelske nettaviser. De aktuelle hypotesene som undersøkes er for det første om det vil finnes forskjeller som kommer til uttrykk ...
Better the devil you know A study of the editing of evil in The Times and The Guardian post-7/7
(The University of Bergen, 2008-11-11)
Oppgaven beskriver hvordan The Times and The Guardian dekket 'the London bombings', 07/07/05.Metode: Critical Discourse Analysis.