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 Department: Department of English
 Decade: 1950-1959
 Year: 1951
 Collection: UNT Theses and Dissertations
Character Studies in John Steinbeck's Fiction

Character Studies in John Steinbeck's Fiction

Date: 1951
Creator: Oyler, Martha Jo
Description: This thesis is a study of the characters in John Steinbeck's fiction.
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A Comparison of Chaucer's and Shakespeare's Treatments of the Troilus-Cressida Story

A Comparison of Chaucer's and Shakespeare's Treatments of the Troilus-Cressida Story

Date: 1951
Creator: Taylor, Merwin Elvin
Description: The purpose of this study is to trace the changes that the story of Troilus-Cressida underwent from age to age and to discover how these came about and how they influenced the form and concept of Chaucer's and Shakespeare's versions of the tale.
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Eugene O'Neill's Theory and Practice of Tragedy

Eugene O'Neill's Theory and Practice of Tragedy

Date: 1951
Creator: Fennell, Ernest Joseph Wyckoff
Description: This thesis discusses six plays by the playwright Eugene O'Neill considered as tragedies.
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Functional Shift in English

Functional Shift in English

Date: 1951
Creator: Ousley, Emma Gene
Description: The purpose of this study will be to make an investigation of the shifting of a word from one part of speech to another, to see whether this linguistic process existed in Old English, Middle English, and to note the prevalence of functional shift among present-day writers.
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Important Influences on Newman's Faith

Important Influences on Newman's Faith

Date: 1951
Creator: Sullivan, Mary Elaine
Description: This study is designed primarily to show the important influences which shaped John Henry Newman's religious beliefs and his ultimate conversion to the Roman Catholic Church.
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"Positive" and "Negative" Characters in Joseph Conrad's Fiction

"Positive" and "Negative" Characters in Joseph Conrad's Fiction

Date: 1951
Creator: Golson, Julian A.
Description: This thesis is an attempt to understand Joseph Conrad's own concept of the "moral law"; what is meant by the terms "positive" and "negative," often used to describe the forces so obviously influencing his characters; and the characters, the action, and the endings as proofs of Conrad's belief in such a law and such forces.
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Shaw's Economic Theories as Found in His Plays

Shaw's Economic Theories as Found in His Plays

Date: 1951
Creator: Cook, Lyla Jane
Description: This paper contains, somewhat in detail, Shaw's ideas of the economic relations of man, as they are stated in his political writings and upheld in his plays.
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Social and Political Conservatism in Joseph Conrad's Fiction

Social and Political Conservatism in Joseph Conrad's Fiction

Date: 1951
Creator: Taylor, Ouita Winona
Description: The purpose of this thesis is to investigate the evidences of Conrad's conservative tastes and beliefs as indicated by his way of life and his associations, and to show, further, that this conservatism is revealed directly and indirectly in his stories and novels.
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The Use of Character Portrayal in the Short Poems of Edwin Arlington Robinson

The Use of Character Portrayal in the Short Poems of Edwin Arlington Robinson

Date: 1951
Creator: Burks, Julia Mudd
Description: This thesis is a study of Robinson's general mental and philosophical development and the forces which contributed to it, the kinds and sources of Robinson's characters and the method and importance of their portrayal, Robinson's single portraits of men, Robinson's portrayal of women characters, Robinson's historical portraits, and the relationship of the short poems to Robinson's total work.
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