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Vol 10, No 2 (2016): Functions of Literature

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Funktionen des literarischen Lesens zwischen Abitur und Studium [Abstract] HTML PDF || FULLTEXT
Christian Dawidowski
Imaginative Didacticism: Emotion, Individuality, and the Function of Trivialliteratur around 1800 [Abstract] HTML PDF || FULLTEXT
Sarah Vandegrift Eldridge
Diskurs-Konstruktionen als mentale Raumkonstruktionen. Zur emotiven Funktion von Literatur aus der Perspektive kognitionslinguistischer Theoriebildungen [Abstract] HTML PDF || FULLTEXT
Katharina Mucha
Exploring Narratives’ Powers of Emotional Persuasion through Character Involvement: A Working Heuristic [Abstract] HTML PDF || FULLTEXT
Christine Lehnen


Lässt sich literarischer Wandel erklären? Struktur, Gültigkeitsbedingungen und Reichweite verschiedener Erklärungstypen in der Literaturgeschichtsschreibung [Abstract] HTML PDF || FULLTEXT
Benjamin Gittel
Beyond the Postcolonial, but Why Exactly? Ten Steps towards a New Enthusiasm for Postcolonial Studies [Abstract] HTML PDF || FULLTEXT
Kaisa Ilmonen
Editing a Discourse, Not a Text: Meta-Methodological Remarks on an Editorial Endeavour [Abstract] HTML PDF || FULLTEXT
Annika Rockenberger