Hierarchy, Gentility and Humanity in Elizabeth Gaskell´s Cranford
Independent thesis Basic level (degree of Bachelor), 10 credits / 15 HE creditsStudent thesis
The essay consists of three chapters. Chapter One first deals with the hierarchy in Cranford and within the ladies´ community. The basis of rank is then developed. The second part of Chapter One explores what behaviour and manners are considered “genteel” or “vulgar”. In Chapter Two, the Cranford views on gentility are put to the test and in Chapter Three the views on hierarchy.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2013. , 35 p.
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:liu:diva-94289ISRN: LIU-IKK/EN-G--13/002--SEOAI: oai:DiVA.org:liu-94289DiVA: diva2:631381
Subject / course
Granlund, Helena, Universitetslektor
Musk, Nigel, PhD