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Essay

Literature

Characterization and Doubling in Wuthering

Words: 3066
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Essay

. . I cannot live without my life! I cannot live without my soul!' (139). Perhaps the scene of Heathcliff digging up her grave eighteen years after her death…

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5 Pages
Essay

Literature

Characterization in Hamlet if Shakespeare's

Words: 1613
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Essay

This contrasts the identification process of medieval works, in which the reader was encouraged to identify with a hero's inhuman qualities -- inhuman virtue in the case of books…

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10 Pages
Term Paper

Film

Characterization in Renior's Rules of

Words: 3305
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Term Paper

The characters in the film are multi-layered. hen we get below the surface we find that these members of the aristocracy do not present a favorable appearance at all.…

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3 Pages
Essay

Family and Marriage

Characterization in Revelation and A

Words: 803
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Her insistence of turning down the dirt road is what gets the family into trouble. She expects the family to do things her way and she expects everyone to…

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5 Pages
Thesis

Literature

Characterization in Miller's Death of

Words: 1384
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Thesis

The drama is tragic but what makes it more tragic is how the father passes down the doomed dreaming legacy to his sons. Robert Spiller observes that illy Loman…

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1 Pages
Term Paper

Sports - Women

Characterization of Shimamura in Kawabata's Snow Country

Words: 455
Length: 1 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Characterization of Shimamura in Kawabata's Snow Country Shimamura reads a great deal about the Occidental ballet without ever having attended a performance; his passion for things beyond his ken…

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6 Pages
Thesis

Literature

Characterization of Hamlet May Be

Words: 1680
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Thesis

hen we consider the character of Hamlet, it is easy to assume we are in for serious contemplation. Hamlet is not one of the easiest characters to figure out.…

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4 Pages
Term Paper

Sports - Women

Characterization of Women in 19th Century Literature

Words: 1460
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Characterization of Women in 19th Century Literature The short stories "The Yellow Wallpaper" by Charlotte Gilman, "The Storm by Kate Chopin, and "Eveline" by James Joyce uses women characters…

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7 Pages
Thesis

Literature

Characterization The Making of a

Words: 2120
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Thesis

Jonathon Haidt agrees with this notion, suggesting that one of the most important realizations individuals can make is that people matter more than money. He states that Dickens captures…

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3 Pages
Essay

Music

Cather's Characterization of Paul His Imagination Is

Words: 857
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Cather's characterization of Paul, his imagination is theater. His imagined life is the theater that he has built with glitter and effects in a dream world that not only…

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4 Pages
Term Paper

Black Studies - Philosophy

Dickens the Characterization of Thomas

Words: 1822
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Bounderby is a totally negative character, who, unlike Gradgrind is inherently corrupt and unfeeling. ith him it is not a matter of imposed principle, as with Gradgrind, but of…

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5 Pages
Thesis

Literature

Joseph Conrad Master of Characterization

Words: 1527
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Thesis

It reveals the truth about mankind and while this may be an ugly truth, it is one of which we need to be reminded. My research in Joseph Conrad…

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6 Pages
Essay

Black Studies - Philosophy

What Is William James Characterization and Defense of Religious Faith

Words: 1727
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Essay

William James' defense of belief and faith marked the main points of his lecture entitled The Will to Believe. This philosophical treatise is introduced then followed by ten major…

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3 Pages
Term Paper

Family and Marriage

Irony and Characterization in O'Connor's

Words: 933
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

" The primary characters in this story are the grandmother and the Misfit and the fact that they encounter one another is another blend of the comical and the…

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2 Pages
Essay

Business - Law

Defendant Entitled to Dispute the Courts Characterization

Words: 726
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

defendant entitled to dispute the courts characterization of him or her being a danger to society? A defendant is certainly entitled to dispute the courts characterization of him or…

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5 Pages
Essay

Literature

Monkey Bridge Foreshadowing and Characterization

Words: 1443
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Essay

The role reversal can also be seen in more subtle details and subtextual clues in the novel, however. Much of Mai's narration of events in Vietnam takes place almost…

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6 Pages
Term Paper

Literature

Shakespeare's Hamlet

Words: 2184
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Characterization of Ophelia in Shakespeare's Hamlet In illiam Shakespeare's play Hamlet, the character of Ophelia is perhaps the most tragic, as her wishes and desires are constantly sublimated in…

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3 Pages
Term Paper

Mythology - Religion

Milton Paradise Lost Books

Words: 881
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Characterizations of Satan in Paradise Lost The character of Satan is a prominent figure in "Paradise Lost." In fact, it is arguable that without this character, there would be…

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3 Pages
Term Paper

Literature

Short Stories Comparison

Words: 1065
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Timothy Findley's "Stones" and Alice Munroe's "Something I've Been Meaning to Tell You." The former is a memoir, a most painful recounting of a young boy's life with his…

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6 Pages
Essay

Literature

Adonais and Don Juan Explored

Words: 1586
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Essay

hile most of the poem centers around this face, there are a few stanzas where the poet breaks away and discovers what he knows to be himself after this…

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7 Pages
Essay

Family and Marriage

Being Earnest a Critique of Wilde's the

Words: 2245
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Essay

Being Earnest A Critique of Wilde's the Importance of Being Earnest First performed in 1895, Oscar Wilde's The Importance of Being Earnest satirized manners and social customs of late…

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1 Pages
Essay

Literature

Raymond Carver's Cathedral Which Is

Words: 344
Length: 1 Pages
Type: Essay

" This essay is well-written and well-constructed. The writer refers to the primary source material liberally and provides in-text citations as well as a bibliography. However, the writer could…

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4 Pages
Literature Review

Literature

Interpretation and Analysis

Words: 1677
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Literature Review

Discrimination and Madness: Examining Motifs in the Short Stories of Faulkner and Gillman "The Yellow Wallpaper," by Charlotte Perkins Gillman and "A ose for Emily," by William Faulkner, though…

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5 Pages
Term Paper

Literature

Setting and Plot in Puig's

Words: 1484
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

(They must pass time through story telling and caring for each other). In "If This is a Man," Primo has to bury his dignity and identity. (Ch. 1 p.…

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4 Pages
Research Paper

Film

Alex Cross Evinces the Fact

Words: 1313
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Research Paper

This part of the movie has little intrinsic value for the movie as a whole, yet is responsible for setting the events in motion that result in Cross's character's…

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8 Pages
Term Paper

Literature

American Novel

Words: 2521
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Uncle Daniel and Lester Ballard Proper characterization is one of the greatest skills that a writer possesses because often times poor development of characters or their inapt portrayal can…

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3 Pages
Essay

Geography

Caesar Cesar's Work The Gallic

Words: 985
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

One aspect at which Cesar's work excels in the interrelation between the descriptive geography and the characterization of the Germans is the political geography approach. In fact, much of…

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4 Pages
Essay

Literature

Film in Bedroom Story Killings Andre Dobus

Words: 1314
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Essay

film "In Bedroom" story "Killings Andre Dobus. Too Hollywood: "Killings" vs. In The Bed In all actuality, it would be exceedingly difficult for any feature film to match the…

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10 Pages
Essay

Business - Ethics

Hard Times in His Novel Hard Times

Words: 3013
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Essay

Hard Times In his novel Hard Times, Charles Dickens is not shy in confronting what he sees as the paramount social evils of his day, particularly when those evils…

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4 Pages
Term Paper

Chemistry

Inorganic Chemistry Linear Sp Carbon Allotropes in

Words: 1415
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Inorganic Chemistry Linear sp Carbon Allotropes in Question While modern day discoveries and characterizations of allotropes are reported, the definition of allotropy remains ambiguous as the question of what…

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3 Pages
Thesis

Literature

Rochester Through Different Eyes an

Words: 1035
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Thesis

Wide Sargasso Sea is primarily narrated by Rochester's other wife, Antionette, who has not had the opportunity to develop the same ideas about marriage and love that Jane has.…

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4 Pages
Term Paper

Sports - Women

Classical Greek Theater

Words: 1363
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

omen in Ancient Tragedy and Comedy Both the drama of Euripides' "Medea" and the comedy of Aristophanes' "Lysistrata" seem unique upon a level of even surface characterization, to even…

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3 Pages
Term Paper

Literature

Walter Huston's Adaptation of the Opening of

Words: 1034
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Walter Huston's Adaptation of the Opening of the Maltese Falcon (1941) Movie. What Does it Do Well? What Does it Lack? The Maltese Falcon -- Book vs. film Whenever…

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2 Pages
Essay

English Literature

Analyzing Contemporary Fiction Books

Words: 664
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

Deconstructing Characterization in Chosen Ted Dekker's Chosen is a timeless tale of good versus evil in a fantasy story setting in which the heroes triumph despite the fact that…

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4 Pages
Term Paper

Literature

Metamorphosis by Franz Kafka Theme

Words: 1462
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Gradually, Gregor discovers how unimportant he really is to the family, and how little they really care about him. He has given them his love and devotion, and they…

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5 Pages
Essay

Mythology

Cult TV Series E G True Blood Watched

Words: 1660
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Essay

cult TV series (e.g. True Blood) watched, making Television of Steel There are several different definitions of, and criteria for, what constitutes a cult television series. Smallville, however, is…

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3 Pages
Term Paper

Literature

David Copperfield and Joseph Andrews

Words: 1138
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Home: David Copperfield and Joseph Andrews Consider the respective namesakes of Joseph Andrews and David Copperfield. Briefly, how much do we know about these two characters? Are they fully…

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2 Pages
Term Paper

Literature

Plot The Most Important Element

Words: 761
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Term Paper

1272). The plot itself consists of a symbolic journey unto the Puritan heart of darkness, a place of communion with the devil himself, which, as it turns out, is…

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4 Pages
Essay

Literature

Setting of a Story Can Reveal Important

Words: 1219
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Essay

setting of a story can reveal important things about the narrative's larger meaning, because the setting implies certain things about the characters, context, and themes that would otherwise remain…

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3 Pages
Movie Review

Film

Film Field of Dreams Executive Review The

Words: 832
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Movie Review

film Field of Dreams Executive review: The objective of this paper is to provide an in-depth analysis of the film 'Field of Dreams' [1989], taking into consideration such intrinsic…

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10 Pages
Essay

Literature

English Protestant Clergy in Literature

Words: 3374
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Essay

Adams, Primrose and Yorick: A Comparison of 18th Century Church of England Clergymen One of the clearest features shared by Fielding's Adams in Joseph Andrews, Goldsmith's Primrose in The…

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2 Pages
Essay

Literature

Black Tulip the Novel the

Words: 666
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

At times these endings are mesmeric, while at others they increase the pace to integrate smoothly with the subsequent chapter. Dumas also uses characterization to create suspense. One good…

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6 Pages
Essay

Literature

Hemingway Fitzgerald the Great

Words: 2071
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Essay

Unable to serve in the army, he too, like Jake is haunted by a feeling of vulnerability. His mother financially supports his career as a novelist, and he is…

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3 Pages
Essay

Literature

Rise and Fall of the

Words: 1015
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

The myth destroys the dream because they are so closely connected and when one fails, the other is doomed. Gatsby cannot have not can he enjoy his lavish lifestyle…

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3 Pages
Thesis

Literature

Danger of Authority Explored in

Words: 986
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Thesis

Lupack points out that conventional male and female roles are "comically reversed" (Lupack 96), emphasizing the "underlying principle of ironic contrast and the reason for the novel's universal appeal...…

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2 Pages
Thesis

Literature

Odyssey Odysseus the Family Man

Words: 674
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Thesis

Even though Odysseus's family holds high opinions of his character as a family man, his actions with Calypso are the true measures of his character. In book five of…

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3 Pages
Essay

Agriculture

Risk Melathion I Have Been

Words: 825
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Mosquitoes cause immediate hazards to human beings. For the pesticide, it is required only that human beings not be exposed to the application process. The substance degrades to harmless…

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6 Pages
Term Paper

Literature

Self-Discovery in Their Eyes Were

Words: 1661
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Again, we see a strong, confident woman in Janie. She is also mature. Hattenhauer maintains that we can see this in they way Janie understands certain truths about life.…

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4 Pages
Essay

Literature

Walt Whitman and Herman Melville

Words: 1389
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Essay

Whitman uses simile effectively ("The glories strung like beads on my smallest sights and hearings") and uses metaphors effectively to link himself with others that have crossed the river…

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3 Pages
Research Paper

Race

City as a Character in Film

Words: 902
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Research Paper

imagery in the movies Chinatown and Blade unner and compare the film-noir type of imagery against the actual statistics available in the latest Census results from Los Angeles that…

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3 Pages
Essay

Black Studies - Philosophy

Akutagawa Uses Perspectivism in His Story in

Words: 981
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Akutagawa uses perspectivism in his story In a Grove here the main focus is on the incident that is being investigated by the high police commissioner. Here Takehiko is…

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3 Pages
Essay

Family and Marriage

Faulkner's Story Is Titled A Rose for

Words: 881
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Faulkner's story is titled "A Rose for Emily," the text does not mention rose. It is ironic that Faulkner gives his story a title that seems to run counter…

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3 Pages
Research Paper

Literature

Mark Twain Huck Finn

Words: 870
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Huckleberry Finn Suspense: Find examples of suspense in chapter 24-30. What do these events cause a reader to feel anxious for Huck? Is he ever in real danger? Suspense…

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4 Pages
Term Paper

Sociology

Paul and Trevor These Stories Tell Us

Words: 1159
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Paul and Trevor These stories tell us that there are as many kinds of rebellions as there are rebels - in different strata of society and in different times.…

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3 Pages
Essay

Literature

Consequence of Strangers Explored in

Words: 898
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

There can be no surprise when the "shame and pride threw a double gloom over his countenance" (52). He is so taken aback by Catherine and what she says…

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25 Pages
Research Proposal

Psychology

Burnout and Technical College Counselors

Words: 7250
Length: 25 Pages
Type: Research Proposal

The assumption here is that ounselor burnout may be heightened as a result of the diversity of students who attend post seondary eduational institutions, and the variety of servies…

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9 Pages
Term Paper

Mythology

Disney's the Tortoise and the

Words: 2363
Length: 9 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Succinct structural form marks all Disney's pictures and makes other animated cartoons, no matter how ingenious they may be, look pallid." The narrative source of the production is consistently…

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6 Pages
Term Paper

Biology

Imagery & Symbolism in the

Words: 2160
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Term Paper

"She relaxed limply in the seat. "Oh, no. No. I don't want to go. I'm sure I don't." Her face was turned away from him. "It will be enough…

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3 Pages
Essay

Literature

Unifies and Permeates an Entire

Words: 1176
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Short story -- A brief story where the plot drives the narrative, substantially shorter than a novel. Example: "Hills like White Elephants," by Ernest Hemingway. Allusion -- A casual…

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20 Pages
Thesis

Literature

Nurse Discuss as Well as

Words: 7577
Length: 20 Pages
Type: Thesis

The fact that a novel in the sentimental and seduction genre attained such heights of popularity is, in the first instance, evidence its impact and effect on the psyche…

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