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  • Dialogische Ordnungby Mathias Palm

    Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht 2014; US$ 31.22

    Am Beispiel ausgewählter Trostschriften des brandenburg-preußischen Oberzeremonienmeisters Johann von Besser widmet sich Mathias Palms Studie der paradigmatischen Ausprägung des Dialogischen in der Literatur der Frühen Neuzeit. Ausgehend von einem Modell des generellen Zusammenhangs zwischen Norm und Abweichung, orientiert sich das dialogische Paradigma... more...

  • Einführung in die Roman-Analyseby Jost Schneider; Klaus-Michael Bogdal; Gunter E. Grimm

    WBG - Wissenschaftliche Buchgesellschaft 2013; US$ 171.66

    Der Band macht den Leser in verständlicher Sprache Schritt für Schritt mit allen wichtigen Begriffen und Methoden der Roman-Analyse vertraut. Auf einen Abriss der Gattungsgeschichte und eine Einführung in Poetik und Ästhetik des Romans folgt die stets anwendungsorientierte Vorstellung des analytischen Instrumentariums. Vor allem Figurenanalyse, Handlungsanalyse,... more...

  • Der europäische Romanby Viktor ?megac

    De Gruyter 1991; US$ 140.00

    Der Europ Ische Roman: Geschichte Seiner Poetik. more...

  • Ethos and Narrative Interpretationby Liesbeth Korthals Altes

    UNP - Nebraska 2014; US$ 60.00

    Ethos and Narrative Interpretation examines the fruitfulness of the concept of ethos for the theory and analysis of literary narrative. The notion of ethos refers to the broadly persuasive effects of the image one may have of a speaker?s psychology, world view, and emotional or ethical stance. How and why do readers attribute an ethos (of, for example,... more...

  • Procedimientos miméticos y antimiméticos en obras del ´´post-boom´´by

    Georg Olms Verlag 2011; US$ 28.62

    El presente trabajo se estructura teóricamente a partir de dos núcleos temáticos: la oposición mimesis/antimimesis, y el fenómeno reciente de la narrativa hispanoamericana conocido como ?post-boom?. Respecto del primer núcleo se ofrece un recorrido crítico en torno a dicha oposición y, en base a él, una lista de procedimientos miméticos (estrategias... more...

  • Reading the European Novel to 1900by Daniel R. Schwarz

    Wiley 2014; US$ 39.95

    Offers a close reading of individual texts with attention to their cultural and canonical context Examines the history and evolution of the novel to 1900 and defines each author’s aesthetic, cultural, political, and historical significance Covers essential and frequently taught masterworks up to 1900, including Cervantes’ Don Quixote... more...

  • Text to Readerby Theo D?haen

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1983; US$ 149.00

    Text to Reader seeks to find a critical approach that links a novel?s form to its socio-cultural context. Combining elements from Iser?s reception aesthetics, speech act theory, and Goffman?s frame analysis, this book starts from the assumption that a reader has certain conventional expectations with regard to a novel, and then goes on to examine... more...

  • Time and the Novelby Patricia Drechsel Tobin

    Princeton University Press 2015; US$ 35.00

    Formalist criticism of the modern novel has concentrated on its spatial aspects. Patricia Tobin focuses, instead, on the modern novel's temporal structure. She notes that the "genealogical imperative" that dominated the nineteenth-century novel, in which one event gave birth to another, has broken down in the twentieth-century novels she studies.... more...

  • True Lies Worldwideby Anders Cullhed; Lena Rydholm

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 140.00

    In today?s world, fiction seems to be present everywhere, not only in traditional media such as books or movies, but on the web, in computer games or virtual environments.This book gathers twenty-three scholars from ten countries with the aim to explore the idea and the use of fiction in different cultures. It covers a broad field of interests,... more...

  • West- und Nordeuropa 1940 - Juni 1942by Katja Happe; Michael Mayer; Maja Peers; Jean-Marc Dreyfus

    De Gruyter 2013; US$ 84.00

    Mit der deutschen Besatzung der Staaten West- und Nordeuropas im Frühjahr 1940 gerieten mehr als eine halbe Million einheimische und geflüchtete Juden unter deutsche Herrschaft. Anders als in Polen versuchten die Deutschen, die nichtjüdische Bevölkerung und die Verwaltung für die Kollaboration bei der Judenverfolgung zu gewinnen? mit unterschiedlichem,... more...