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Comparative Survey, Descriptive Research

  Comparative survey research is a type of descriptive survey where it aims to compare the status of two or more variable, institutions, strategies etc. This technique often uses multiple disciplines in one study.This does not only compare different groups but also same group over time.Few points are to be kept in mind before starting the comparative survey. ·        Comparison Points -The research should be very clear regarding the points to be compared. This can also be identified through review of literature and experience of experts. ·        Assumption of Similarities -  One has to be clear about the similarities the two variable hold. If the researcher do not find this there is no point of comparison. Criteria of Comparison - The researcher has to identify the criteria of comparison keeping in mind the fairness and objectivity. Appropriate tools has to be identified for measurement of criterion variables. Comparative survey research is carried on when the researcher cannot

Wit and irony in Jane Austen's PRIDE AND PREJUDICE

Jane Austen Colonialism in English Literature History of English Language Jane Austen (1775-1817) one of the realistic novelists was born in Hampshire. Her father was a clergyman and had acquired good taste in the choice of reading material. As such, Jane’s education was conducted on sound lines. Her first published works were issued anonymously. She died quite early before her merits had received anything like adequate recognition. As her works were not published in the order of composition, therefore, it is not possible to follow the chronology. However, her first novel was  Pride and Prejudice  followed by  Sense and Sensibility . Between 1798 and 1811 there was a pause in her writing. Then the three novels followed in quick succession-  Mansfield Park, Emma  and  Persuasion.  All her works are much the same yet subtly and artistically different. In  Pride and Prejudice  we have middle class people pursuing the common round. The heroine is a girl of spirit with no ext