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The functioning of the literary texts (Kafka)

Date: 1.1.1994-1.1.2000
Code: K1616
Department: Åbo Akademi University / Faculty of Arts (HF), Dept. of German Language and Literature
Address: Fänriksgatan 3 A, FIN-20500 Åbo
Phone +358-2-2154 209
Fax +358-2-2154 806
E-mail cschmidt@abo.fi
Project leader: FL Christopher Schmidt, lektor (1.1.1994-1.1.2000)
Type of research: 0 (0=Within duty, 1=Ordered research, 2=Co-operation)
- basic research 20 %
- applied research 80 %
Man months: Totally: 6 months
Keywords: Kafka, textanalys, komparativ litteraturforskning, Kafka, tekstianalyysi, vertaileva kirjallisuuden tutkimus, Kafka, isotopi, textanalys, litterarität, Kafka, isotopy, text analysis, literarity,

Methods to analyse literary texts on the basis of isotopies.The method consist of a constrastive analysis of two literary texts written by Franz Kafka.The results of the analysis are evaluated against the background of the way literary text function in contrast to non-literary texts.In this way the status of methods of analysis and their results will be elucidated on the level of literary theory and science theory.The results of the own project will be compared critically with the international research literature and research tradition around the analysed texts.


5.3.1996 / 6.3.1996