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A genealogical history of English studies in South Africa : with special reference to the responses by South African academic literary criticism to the emergence of an indigenous South African literature.
This thesis examines certain social and institutional forces that have shaped the outlooks and procedures of English departments in South Africa. The approach taken is based on the researches of Michel Foucault, notably ...
The Zulu umakhweyana bow : Ndabisehlele Myeza and her songs.
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'n Ondersoek na aspekte van 'n sistemiese beskrywing van Afrikaans.
Modern lingusitics consist of several schools of thought with diverse approaches. The Systemic School consists of a group of linguists who primarily study language within the social context. They thus have an ...
A critical study of Olive Schreiner's fiction in a historical and biographical context.
Olive Schreiner's fiction is best understood in the context of her colonial situation : she experienced central Victorian spiritual dilemmas and social constrictions, but refracted through a rural colonial culture. A ...
The international novel : a study of its origins and emergence as a genre in nineteenth century American fiction.
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'n Toponimies-linguistiese ondersoek na Duitse plekname in Suidwes-Afrika.
The German place nomenclature in South west Africa, under the influence of various toponymic and linguistic factors, spontaneously developed into a unique toponymicon. The specific nature of this toponymicon is marked ...
Performance polemics in a plural society : South African theatre in transition.
"It was clearly the Government (by a great section of the electorate) that brought politics into the theatre, and we, the producers, the actors, the theatre-goers must pay the price for it." Alan Paton. This thesis ...
Enkele regsliterere aspekte van sensuur in Suid-Afrika.
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Die Todesfigur : eine studie ihrer funktion in der deutschen literatur vom vierzehnten bis zum sechzehnten jahrhundert : unter besonderer beruecksichtigung des sozial - und gesellschaftskritischen aspekts.
This research report deals with the function of the figure of Death in German literature from the 14th to the 16th century and its early Latin predecessors. This thesis aims to give an overview of such texts, written ...