The role of fatalism in Tess of the d'Urbervilles

This thesis examines the role of fate in the novel Tess of the d'Urbervilles. The aim is to prove that the motif of fatalism is central in the novel. I analyse Hardy's unique universe, how the concepts of nature, mythology, religion and fatalism appear in the characters and in the events.

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Main Author: Tóth Szilvia
Other Authors: Csetényi Korinna
Format: Thesis
Published: 2008
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Online Access:http://diploma.bibl.u-szeged.hu/72652
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Summary:This thesis examines the role of fate in the novel Tess of the d'Urbervilles. The aim is to prove that the motif of fatalism is central in the novel. I analyse Hardy's unique universe, how the concepts of nature, mythology, religion and fatalism appear in the characters and in the events.