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Dwi Kristinawati, Yunita (2005) AN ANALYSIS OF ALANA’S LOVE TO TALON IN NORMAN WINSKI’S NOVEL “THE SWORD AND THE SORCERER”. Other thesis, University of Muhammadiyah Malang.

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This analysis concerns with Norman Winski‟s novel “The Sword and The Sorcerer”. The writer of the thesis appreciates literature particularly novel. Novel as one of the literary works has purpose as entertainment. By reading literary works, someone will get enjoyment. Literary works express a series of human life happening such as problem, human‟s conflict of life, human struggle of life. Through this research, the writer focuses on love as the topic of the thesis. The purposes of the analysis are to know the kinds of love that was experienced of Alana as the main character, to know Alana‟s reasons falling in love, and to describe the process of Alana‟s love in Norman Winski‟s novel “The Sword and The Sorcerer”. This research uses qualitative descriptive research design because there is no treatment as it is in experimental research. This research just describes or interprets what exist with the condition and situation. The data are carefully examined for the extension of the study. In this analysis, the writer of this thesis uses the objective research approach because the author does not need to study the author‟s life, the background of the works, or the background of the society, but just analyze the work itself. The object of the study is all events, paragraphs, dialogues, and quotations that are related to Alana„s love on Norman Winski‟s novel “The Sword and The Sorcerer”. As the result, this analysis shows that “The Sword and The Sorcerer” has told about the kinds of the main character‟s love that was first love. The reasons why Alana was falling in love were: Parent‟s plan to marry Alana and Talon someday, Talon‟s appearances such as he was handsome and having strong and tall body, Talon‟s characteristics as Talon was brave and serious man, Saving Alana from the Klaws man who almost raped her, and Saving Alana‟s brother, Mikah, from Cromwels‟ jail. To reach her love, Alana had to experience love process that are children‟s feeling, their reunion after separated for long time, their separation when Talon rescuing Mikah, and at last their final reunion after Talon saving Alana and the Kingdom.

Item Type: Thesis (Other)
Subjects: L Education > L Education (General)
Divisions: Faculty of Teacher Training and Education > Department of English Language Education (88203)
Depositing User: Anwar Jasin
Date Deposited: 24 Feb 2012 08:18
Last Modified: 24 Feb 2012 08:18

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