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From "Abnormal" Orphan to Celebrated Hero: A discussion of Harry's development in J.K. Rowling's Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone
Kristianstad University.
2012 (English)Independent thesis Basic level (degree of Bachelor), 10 credits / 15 HE creditsStudent thesis
Abstract [en]

This essay will exlopre the character of one of our times most beloved fictional characters, Harry Potter. The purpose of this esay is to investigate Harry's character in J.K. Rowling's first novel and to show that it is his his character that is one of the chief reasons for the popularity of the book, and indeed, of the entire series. The various different passages in Harry's role are well-illustrated by close reading of the significant passages in different parts of the novel.

Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2012. , 19 p.
Keyword [en]
Harry Potter, Developement of character, characterisation analysis
National Category
Languages and Literature
URN: urn:nbn:se:hkr:diva-10216OAI: diva2:605837
Subject / course
Social and Behavioural Science, Law
Available from: 2013-02-26 Created: 2013-02-15 Last updated: 2013-02-26Bibliographically approved

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