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Patterns of shame in some Australian autobiographies, 1960 to 1995

Dalziell, Rosamund

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This thesis argues that an understanding of the emotion of shame can contribute substantially to the literary interpretation of a broad range of Australian autobiographies published between 1960 and 1995. From a detailed analysis of more than a dozen autobiographical texts, I conclude that shame is also a powerful force within Australian culture, although its presence has been largely unrecognised. The introduction to this thesis explains why an understanding of shame is useful in interpreting...[Show more]

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Date published: 2013-09-06
Type: Thesis (PhD)
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/10415

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