LITERATURE REVIEW: SAUDI EFL STUDENTS’ PERCEPTION OF LEARNING ENGLISH THROUGH INFORMAL ACTIVITIES”

1.1. Background Language, like other academic disciplines, aims at finding solutions for the post-millennial state of current societies through the shifting of traditionally-established paradigms. Competencies in the English language have become a global necessity (Crystal, 2012). Its application in the learning process and work environment is a reflection of its importance as an international lingua […]

PSYCHOANALYTICAL STUDY OF “THE COMEBACK” BY ELLA BERMAN

Abstract This psychoanalytical study is the study of the novel “The Comeback” written by Ella Berman in 2020. Frued (1950) proclaims that Psychoanalysis theory deals with the specific premises of the workings of the mind. Most of the novel’s chapters deal with Grace’s character, who is exploited and manipulated at the age of fourteen by […]

Conclusion: SAUDI EFL STUDENTS’ PERCEPTION OF LEARNING ENGLISH THROUGH INFORMAL ACTIVITIES”

Conclusion. Informal learning refers to learning that occurs away from an organized and structured, and predefined classroom environment. Saudi EFL students’ perceptions of learning English through informal out-of-class activities are convinced and they are inspired about learning English through informal out-of-class activities. They are convinced by Out-of-Class informal activities because these are opportunities for students […]

 Conclusion 

In this study, the theory of Psychoanalysis has been used as a mechanism to find out the hidden meaning of the novel “The Comeback”, particularly with the character of Grace. In the same way, we become familiars with the execution of the Trauma theory. Grace faces trauma in the form of childhood sexual abuse and […]

CHAPTER 2:  Abnormal Behaviour:  Childhood Sexual Abuse and Abnormal Behavior

Grace has abnormal behavior because of childhood sexual abuse. According to the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (1999), early childhood sexual abuse leads to neurodevelopmental abnormalities in the temporal behavior of the victim.  Mediating sexual arousal and erotic discrimination lead towards badly impacting the cognitive aspects of sexual desire and behavior. In this […]

CHAPTER 1:   Sexual Abuse: Childhood Sexual Abuse and Its Aftereffects on Grace

Childhood sexual abuse impacts the victim in the adult age.  Childhood is the age of learning and developing character where a child learns to understand the meaning of being protected. According to Herman, (1992) having stability and a childhood healthy environment allow you to form solid and safe relationships later in life, however, this is […]

   Introduction: psychoanalytical study is the study of the novel “The Comeback”

Abstract  This psychoanalytical study is the study of the novel “The Comeback” written by Ella Berman in 2020. Frued (1950) proclaims that Psychoanalysis theory deals with the specific premises of the workings of the mind. Most of the novel’s chapters deal with Grace’s character, who is exploited and manipulated at the age of fourteen by […]