Karya Tulis Ilmiah yang merupakan Hasil Penelitian Berjudul AN ANALYSIS OF PLOT IN HERMANN HESSE’S NOVEL DEMIAN: THE STORY OF EMIL SINCLAIR’S YOUTH, ditulis oleh Dosen Program Studi Pendidikan Bahasa Inggris Fakultas Keguruan dan Ilmu Pendidikan Universitas Bale Bandung, Nenden Sri Rahayu dan dibantu oleh seorang mahasiswa yang bernama Rahayu Komarawati.
This research paper entitled An Analysis of Plot in Hermann Hesse’s
Novel Demian: The Story of Emil Sinclair’s Youth. The novel has 8
chapters. It tells about ten years old boy, Emil Sinclair who feel different
from his own family. He feel different from his sister, mother, and father
who, in his opinion, were a part of a bright world, made out of kindness,
order, morals, religious, and such things. The purpose of this research is
to describe the plot and conflicts of the novel. The research method used
in this research is descriptive. This method covers analyzing, describing
and interpreting the data. After analyzing the data, the result of this
research shows that the plot built in the right way. Every chapter contains
the eight elements of plot which is covers of exposition, inciting force,
conflict, rising action, crisis, climax, falling action, and resolution. The
researcher also find out that the most conflict which is appear in the novel
is Man vs Man with 87%, Man vs Self 87%, Man vs Society 50%, and
the last one is Man vs God 25%. There is not conflict of Man vs Nature.
In the end of research there are some suggestions for students of language
program. Students should read literature, because by reading literature
they can improve their competence of English language. For teacher, in
teaching process the teacher can use a novel as their object of teaching.
Because by reading novel students can improve their vocabulary mastery
and reading comprehension. Students also gain a lot of knowledge and
information by reading a novel, and also for the next researchers who
analyze a novel should be more specific to make the research easier to
Keywords: Descriptive method, analyzing, novel, literature, intrinsic
element, plot, conflict.