Theses - Anglo-Saxon, Norse and Celtic
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Narrative structure and the individual in the Íslendingasögur: motivation, provocation and characterisation (2016-07-16)This thesis takes a fresh, character-based approach to the Íslendingasögur. It is inspired by a narratological study that unites the functional and structural role of characters with their human, individualistic portrayal. ...
(2017-10-26)As a semantic investigation into Anglo-Saxon medicine, this thesis investigates the ways in which the Old English language was adapted to the technical discipline of medicine, with an emphasis on semantic interference ...
(2011-04-08)This dissertation investigates the Old English word field for the concepts of ‘pledges’ and agreements by analysing the words belonging to the field in their contextual environments. The particular focus is on the word ...