Themes in Literature

Literary Spirituality

Spirituality The term spirituality has been used in a great variety of ways, both religious and secular. When associated with…

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Literary Social Class

Social Class Contemporary and historical studies of varied social structure systems suggest that stratification of wealth and status is inevitable.…

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Literary Sex and Sexuality

Sex and Sexuality Many classic works of literature have been banned because of their treatment of sex or sexuality. School…

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Literary Science and Technology

Science and Technology While science and technology play key roles in human affairs, they tend to recede into the background…

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Literary Responsibility

Responsibility The word responsibility has two connotations in modern English. We can be responsible for something, which means we are…

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Literary Religion

Religion Religion and literature are inextricably intertwined. Many of the world’s major religious texts, such as the Bible, the Quran,…

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Literary Rejection

Rejection In Charles Dickens’s Great Expectations, Miss Havisham is rejected by her would-be groom before the novel’s action begins. For…

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Literary Regret

Regret “I have no regrets.” Surely we have all heard this announcement made at one time or another, however implausible…

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Literary Race

Literary Race The theme of race has been and continues to be hotly debated in the modern world. Questions of…

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Literary Oppression

Literary Oppression As a concept frequently found in historical and sociological texts, oppression is typically defined in terms of a…

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