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Narcissism in Dreisers An American Tragedy Oliver Steinert-Lieschied

Narcissism in Dreisers An American Tragedy

Oliver Steinert-Lieschied

Published March 25th 2010
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Seminar paper from the year 2003 in the subject American Studies - Literature, grade: 1,7, University of Göttingen, language: English, abstract: In his novel An American Tragedy, Theodore Dreiser presents characters with various pychologicalMoreSeminar paper from the year 2003 in the subject American Studies - Literature, grade: 1,7, University of Göttingen, language: English, abstract: In his novel An American Tragedy, Theodore Dreiser presents characters with various pychological disorders. This research paper will focus on the narcissism of selected characters in that novel. Firstly, the term narcissism and typical symptoms will be explained. Secondly, the most important characters in the novel will be analysed. Lastly, I will try to explain possible reasons for Dreisers viewpoints and describe his social background.