Download Alice Walker: The Color Purple - Analyse der deutschen by Rebekka Hahn PDF

By Rebekka Hahn

Studienarbeit aus dem Jahr 2006 im Fachbereich Amerikanistik - Literatur, notice: 1,3, Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz (Institut für Anglistik, Amerikanistik und Anglophonie), Veranstaltung: Einführung ins literarische Übersetzen, 29 Quellen im Literaturverzeichnis, Sprache: Deutsch, summary: „So manches liest sich in diesem Buch übrigens wie für die deutsche Sprache geschrieben, und ein besseres Kompliment [...] kann es nicht geben. Sind Übersetzer(innen) nicht überhaupt oft genug so etwas wie engelhafte Vermittler?“ (Jung, DIE ZEIT. 11.08.2005.)

In solchen und ähnlich subjektiven, unpräzisen Bewertungen erschöpft sich die heute gängigste shape der literarischen Übersetzungskritik, die guy in Buchrezensionen übersetzter Werke findet. Meist handelt es sich um eine reine Zieltextkritik, die ohne Bezug auf den Ausgangstext und ohne ausreichende Kenntnis des Übersetzungsvorgangs entstanden ist.

„Von der fachmännischen Übersetzungskritik darf guy mehr erwarten als von den beiläufig geäußerten übersetzungskritischen Bemerkungen eines Literaturkritikers“ (Albrecht 229). In diesem Sinne soll in der vorliegenden Hausarbeit Helga Pfetschs Übersetzung von Alice Walkers the colour pink analysiert werden. Der praktischen Übersetzungskritik gehen einige theoretische Überlegungen voraus. Hintergrundinformationen zu Autorin und Werk sowie allgemeine Angaben zur Übersetzerin und Übersetzung sollen das Umfeld der examine näher beleuchten und das Verständnis erleichtern. Anhand konkreter Textbeispiele werden dann Kriterien der Übersetzungskritik veranschaulicht und Ausgangs- und Zieltext miteinander verglichen. Abschließend erfolgt eine Bewertung der Übersetzung.

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Download Aspects of American romanticism in short stories by Edgar by Sirinya Pakditawan PDF

By Sirinya Pakditawan

Seminar paper from the 12 months 2004 within the topic American stories - Literature, grade: 1,5, collage of Hamburg (Institut für Anglistik und Amerikanistik), path: Nathaniel Hawthorne, 17 entries within the bibliography, language: English, summary: Edgar Allan Poe (1809-49) is likely to be the best-known American Romantic who labored within the so-called Gothic mode. His poems and tales discover the darker aspect of the Romantic mind's eye, facing the ugly, the supernatural, and the frightening. Poe additionally rejected the rational and the highbrow in favour of the intuitive and the emotional, a dominant attribute of the Romantic flow.
For Nathaniel Hawthorne (1804-64) literature additionally looked as if it would rely on the potential for the Gothic. for this reason, of specific curiosity to Hawthorne used to be the character of evil. Like his modern Poe, Hawthorne additionally made wide use of symbols.
One of Hawthorne’s and Poe’s unique matters is usually that of setting apart head and center, mind and soul. Hawthorne explored those Romantic rules and the topics of obsession, loss and the impossibility of perfection broadly in his brief tales “The Artist of the attractive” and “The Birthmark”.
However, in Poe’s existence and works and hence additionally in “Ligeia” and “Morella”, the tales to be handled during this research, love, demise and loss, are indissolubly entwined, and function the apotheosis of his technology and the springboard for his horror. a few critics imagine that Poe was once just a marketer of Gothic horror borrowed from the German versions well known in the course of his time. therefore, the pertinent factor in Poe turns into the origins for the fear of the soul.
In the subsequent, it will likely be analyzed which facets of yank Romanticism are taken care of in Poe’ brief tales “Ligeia” and “Morella” and in Hawthorne’s “The Artist of the attractive” and “The Birthmark”. accordingly, it will be significant to take a more in-depth examine American Romanticism as a literary circulation first.

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Download Die Doppelgängergeschichten "The Tell-Tale Heart" und by Anja Einhorn PDF

By Anja Einhorn

Studienarbeit aus dem Jahr 2003 im Fachbereich Amerikanistik - Literatur, word: sehr intestine, Ruhr-Universität Bochum (Komparatistik), Veranstaltung: Doppelgänger in der Literatur, Sprache: Deutsch, summary: Unter dem Begriff des Doppelgängers versteht guy das rätselhafte Pendant eines Menschen, welches in dessen gewohnter Alltagsumgebung in Erscheinung tritt. Bisweilen wirkt dieses Pendant wie von einem unbewussten Automatismus her geleitet - es scheint ihm eine höhere Intelligenz innezuwohnen. Dabei hat jeder Mensch einen unbewussten Schattenbereich, der wesenhaft durch einen Doppelgänger geprägt wird. Er ist ein Wesen, das uns unter Umständen quält oder in den Wahnsinn treibt. Mancher Mensch spürt dessen unbehagliche Nähe und empfindet seinen Doppelgänger als geistige Realität. Dabei wird lediglich ein Teil des eigenen Ichs auf das Feindbild projiziert. Denn es sind Teile von uns selbst, die unsere Abgründe verkörpern, seien sie positiv oder negativ. Wirkt der Doppelgänger auf den ersten Blick furchterregend, so kann er uns jedoch in vielen Bereichen des Lebens unterstützen.

Berichte über Doppelgänger sind in der Literatur häufig anzutreffen. Die fremde Seite nimmt dabei verschiedenste Manifestationen an: Mal ist es der Schatten, der einen verfolgt, mal das zwillingshafte Ebenbild, manchmal auch nur eine flüsternde Stimme. Dabei stelle
"der Schatten [...] immer die 'andere Seite' des Ich dar und verkörpert meistens gerade diejenigen Eigenschaften, die guy an anderen Leuten am meisten hasst."1

Die Doppelung findet additionally in uns selbst statt, und die Erkenntnis unserer scheinbar gegensätzlichen Seite kann dazu dienen, sinnvoll mit ihr umzugehen. Denn ohne diese Seite wären wir nur ein ′′halber′′ Mensch.

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Download Der Einfluss von Religion auf die öffentlichen Schulen in by Juliane Schicker PDF

By Juliane Schicker

Studienarbeit aus dem Jahr 2007 im Fachbereich Amerikanistik - Kultur und Landeskunde, be aware: 1, Otto-von-Guericke-Universität Magdeburg (Institut für fremdsprachliche Philologien), Veranstaltung: „A country with the Soul of a Church“: faith in American Politics and tradition, 37 Quellen im Literaturverzeichnis, Sprache: Deutsch, summary: [...] In dieser Arbeit möchte ich untersuchen, welche Verbindung zwischen faith und staatlicher schulischer Bildung in den united states besteht, damit Nicht-Amerikaner die Brisanz der oben genannten Debatten verstehen können. Hat faith Einfluss in den öffentlichen Schulen und wenn ja, wie drückt sich dieser Einfluss aus? Zunächst soll geklärt werden, wie sich faith überhaupt definiert und welche gesetzlichen Festlegungen es zum Verhältnis von Staat und faith gibt. Es folgt ein zusammenfassender historischer Überblick über die Verbindungen von faith und Schulbildung. Während meiner Recherche zum Thema faith und Schule in den united states wurde ich ständig mit den Schlagworten educating faith und educating approximately faith konfrontiert. was once bedeuten diese Wendungen und welche Konsequenzen ergeben sich für Schüler und Lehrer aus der vorgegebenen Trennung beider Bereiche – deepest Religionsausübung und Normen- und Wertevermittlung in der Schule? Als Fazit soll ein Ausblick gegeben werden, wie faith die moralische Wertebildung der Kinder und Jugendlichen beeinflussen kann und damit auch die Einstellungen und Handlungsweisen der amerikanischen Bevölkerung. Der status-quo in Bezug auf faith an amerikanischen öffentlichen Schulen wird ebenfalls kurz dargestellt. Die religiöse Strömung des Kreationismus oder des clever layout soll hier nicht besprochen werden, da dieses umfassende Thema den Rahmen dieser Arbeit sprengen würde. [...]

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Download Teaching Poetry in the EFL Classroom. A Multimodal Lesson by Markus Emerson PDF

By Markus Emerson

venture record from the yr 2012 within the topic American stories - tradition and utilized Geography, grade: 1, TU Dortmund (American Studies), direction: Cultural and Media reviews, language: English, summary: The thesis for our undertaking was once the following:
Using the Whiteboard (WB) in a poetry lesson within the English overseas Language school room can increase the instructing and studying event and hence foster a favorable studying weather the place diverse learner varieties are addressed.
We attempted to create a ninety-minute seminar consultation, which, first of all, proves our thesis, and, secondly, encourage you to take a better examine the possibilities that the WB bargains for academics. therefore, we selected various 4 assorted classes that featured a number of usages of the WB in an pleasing yet educational manner and will bring up information of attainable and new how you can use the WB in addition to to encourage scholars (who will themselves be academics someday) for the longer term. therefore, we attempted to include a number of different types of WB utilization to teach the way it can go beyond traditional PowerPoint shows and upload extra media.
As a long way because the content material of the consultation is anxious, we enthusiastic about poetry (creative points in addition to analytical projects) as poetry is a kind of writing that may be produced and acquired in a number of diversified and person methods because of its nature. emotions and concepts might be expressed freely and creatively. As poems tend to be in a condensed and brief structure, attached actions like generating, analyzing or studying them can all be performed within the school room. the person and inventive point motivates students and will help a really own entry to this layout of writing.
Combining poetry and WB may end up in a brand new poetry instructing event. in accordance with Fleming, students’ rules approximately poetry
will necessarily be shaped by way of the level and diversity in their interpreting; in truth, as instructed previous, confusion is probably going to come up if poetry is brought into the study room simply at rare durations (40).
Employing the WB bargains the opportunity to have a greater diversity of readings and understandings via diverse channels and enter (visual, audio-visual, video). That the WB combines assorted media additionally makes it more straightforward to debate intermedial/intermodal sorts of poetry. this can be additionally supported by way of Shenton and Pagett’s learn at the WB in study rooms. They finish that WBs have “great strength for motivating and interesting scholars in subtle kinds of multimodality” (135). additionally, the frequency of facing poetry may be raised. it's a lot swifter to examine a poem, keep the adjustments, connect with the web and be interactive with the WB. [...]

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Download Franklin Delano Roosevelt - A President leading a nation by Ulrike Miske PDF

By Ulrike Miske

Seminar paper from the 12 months 2005 within the topic American stories - Miscellaneous, grade: 1,3, collage of Paderborn, direction: US Presidency, 12 entries within the bibliography, language: English, summary: to start with, i would like to teach how Franklin D. Roosevelt’s early biography influenced
and contributed to his political profession. additionally, i'm going to clarify how Roosevelt became
president in 1933 and in brief handle the problem of his reelections. additionally, i'm going to to focus
on the recent Deal because of the melancholy, explaining convinced New Deal legislation and their
outcome. eventually, i'll evaluate numerous responses to Roosevelt’s policies.

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Download No Lonesome Road: SELECTED PROSE AND POEMS by Don West,Jeff Biggers,George Brosi PDF

By Don West,Jeff Biggers,George Brosi

This is the 1st ebook to have a good time the lifestyles and writing of 1 of the main charismatic Southern leaders of the center 20th century, Don West (1906-1992). West was once a poet, a pioneer suggest for civil rights, a preacher, a historian, a exertions organizer, a folk-music revivalist, an essayist, and an natural farmer. he's probably most sensible referred to as an educator, essentially as cofounder of the Highlander people institution in Tennessee and founding father of the Appalachian South Folklife heart in West Virginia. In his outdated age, West served as an elder statesman for his causes.

 

No Lonesome Road permits Don West to talk for himself. It presents the main accomplished number of his poetry ever released, spanning 5 a long time of his literary profession. it's also the 1st accomplished and annotated number of West's nonfiction essays, articles, letters, speeches, and tales, overlaying his position on the vanguard of Southern and Appalachian historical past, and as a pioneer researcher and author at the South's little-known legacy of radical activism.

 

Drawing from either fundamental and secondary assets, together with formerly unknown records, correspondence, interviews, FBI records, and newspaper clippings, the creation by means of Jeff Biggers stands because the so much thorough, insightful biographical comic strip of Don West but released in any form.

 

The afterword by means of George Brosi is a stirring own tribute to the contributions of West and in addition serves as a considerate mirrored image at the interactions among the radicals of the Nineteen Thirties and the 1960s.

 

The absolute best advent to his notable lifestyles and paintings, this annotated collection of Don West's writings may be inspirational analyzing for an individual attracted to Southern background, poetry, faith, or activism.

 

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Download Thomas Jefferson and Slavery - Was He Really an Opponent of by Franziska Massner PDF

By Franziska Massner

Seminar paper from the yr 2005 within the topic American reports - tradition and utilized Geography, grade: 2,0, collage of Potsdam, eight entries within the bibliography, language: English, summary: 1. Introduction

“We carry those fact to be self-evident, that each one males are created equivalent, that they're endowed through their writer with sure unalienable rights, that between those are lifestyles, liberty and the pursuit of happiness. […]” those are the phrases Thomas Jefferson turned recognized for. for plenty of humans he's the daddy of liberty within the usa. What most folks put out of your mind is that at Jefferson´s time “all” intended simply the white society. His phrases didn't comprise blacks. the guy who proclaimed liberty already possessed over one hundred fifty slaves whilst he wrote the announcement of Independence. all through his lifestyles he regularly condemned slavery in thought, yet in perform he died as a slaveowner, having performed not anything to make sure the appropriate of liberty to them. Jefferson´s principles approximately slavery have been complicated and ambiguous. at the one hand, his phrases have been these of an abolitionist who may do every little thing to finish slavery. nonetheless, he was once merely a standard slaveowner who received and offered slaves and not attempted to finish slavery heavily. in reality, Jefferson did many stuff for his nation humans rightly respect him for. He helped to create and construct the U.S. and used his political energy to set up democracy and freedom between his humans. but if it involves slavery, there's not anything quite to appreciate approximately Jefferson. He proposed liberty, yet stayed a slaveowner in the course of his existence. This paper will care for Thomas Jefferson´s perspective in the direction of slavery. it's going to convey that he by no means relatively acted on his phrases and take a look at to provide an explanation for the explanations for his inaction. hence it's important to discuss the commercial and political heritage of Jefferson´s time in addition to his perspective in the direction of blacks as a race first. the second one half will convey why Jefferson condemned slavery theoretically and for what purposes. The 3rd half will take care of the activities of Jefferson in regards to the factor of slavery.

1 http://federalistpatriot.us

2 Paul Finkelman. Slavery and the Founders. (New York: M. E. Sharp, 1996) 105.

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Download Textarbeit mit kommunikativen Übungen im Englischunterricht by Marc A. Bauch PDF

By Marc A. Bauch

Fachbuch aus dem Jahr 2007 im Fachbereich Amerikanistik - Literatur, , 31 Quellen im Literaturverzeichnis, Sprache: Deutsch, summary: Das vorliegende Buch stellt Möglichkeiten der Textarbeit mit kommunikativen Übungen im Englischunterricht der Sekundarstufe I und II vor. Dabei werden sowohl didaktisierte Lehrbuchtexte als auch authentische Texte betrachtet.

Das Buch besteht aus drei Teilen. Im ersten Teil werden Bedeutung und Methoden der Textarbeit und der Texteinführung im Fremdsprachenunterricht diskutiert. Der zweite Teil ist der Unterrichtsentwurf einer konkreten Unterrichtsstunde in der Sekundarstufe I, der dritte Teil ist der Unterrichtsentwurf einer konkreten Unterrichtsstunde in der Sekundarstufe II zur Literaturarbeit. Beide Teile beinhalten eine Einordnung der jeweiligen Unterrichtsstunde in die Unterrichtsreihe, die examine des Lehrstoffs, didaktische und methodische Entscheidungen, den Verlauf der beiden Stunden und Arbeitsmaterialien. Das Arbeitsmaterial soll Lehrern und Didaktikern als Hilfe und Anregung dienen. Für Interessierte gibt es auch ein ausführliches Literaturverzeichnis.

ÜBER DEN AUTOR:
Marc A. Bauch ist Studienrat für Mathematik, Englisch und Informatik. Zu seinen Publikationen zählen issues AND issues OF the yankee MUSICAL AFTER global warfare II (2001), the yank MUSICAL (2003), EINSATZ DES GRAPHIKFÄHIGEN TASCHENRECHNERS UND TASCHENCOMPUTERS IM MATHEMATIKUNTERRICHT (2004), FRIAR LAWRENCE'S PLAN IN WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE'S "ROMEO AND JULIET" AND HIS functionality AS A COUNSELLOR (2007) und instructing GRAMMAR: CONDITIONAL CLAUSES (2007).

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Download African Americans in Covington (Images of America) by Eva Semien Baham,Rev. Mallery Callahan PDF

By Eva Semien Baham,Rev. Mallery Callahan

Covington is the seat of St. Tammany Parish executive and sits north of Lake Pontchartrain within the New Orleans metropolitan region. documents from 1727 convey eleven Africans at the north shore. One individual of African descent used to be current on the founding of Covington on July four, 1813. so much African americans in antebellum Covington have been slaves, with a modest variety of loose humans, all of whom coated approximately each career wanted for the improvement and sustenance of a seriously forested quarter. For greater than two hundred years in Covington, African american citizens reworked their second-class prestige through grounding themselves in shared non secular and social values. They prepared church buildings, colleges, civic businesses, benevolent societies, athletic institutions, and companies to handle their wishes and to have fun their joys.

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