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An attempt to find midway between Utopian Sunshine and Foucauldian…

Subject: Education
Pages: 5
Words: 1200
Rating: 4,6

In the chapter “The learning organisation: Faucauldian gloom or Utopian sunshine?” the author Michaela Driver (2002) is attempting to increase the discussion between the two…

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One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel Garcia Marquez

Subject: Literature
Pages: 3
Words: 584
Rating: 4,9

Fernanda del Carpio and her daughter Renata Remedios are two characters in One Hundred Years of Solitude that have solitude in common. Fernanda came from…

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Understanding of human nature

Subject: Psychology
Pages: 3
Words: 695
Rating: 4,8

The writings of Edward Taylor, Benjamin Franklin and Nathaniel Hawthorne represent the continued struggle of the human soul with sin and demonstrate a deep faith…

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A Soul Searcher’s Handbook: Hesse’s Siddhartha

Subject: Religion
Pages: 5
Words: 1295
Rating: 4,9

Searching for the meaning of life and love seems to be a popular theme of philosophical novels. And, Hesse’s Siddhartha (1922) is no different from…

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How does Jane Austen present marriage within Pride and Prejudice

Subject: Literature
Pages: 6
Words: 1352
Rating: 4,6

Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice is one of the most famous novels of English literature not only because it is a masterpiece of writing but…

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Chaucer’s Troilus and Criseyde

Subject: Literature
Pages: 4
Words: 960
Rating: 4,9

Croilus and Criseyde is a middle age love poem written by Geoffrey Chaucer in a period ranging from 1381 to 1386. In particular, the story…

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For Colored Girls who have considered Suicide

Pages: 3
Words: 621
Rating: 4,8

Ntozake Shange’s masterly  poem is the most illuminating and poignant story I have ever read about black women in America. The writer puts forth her…

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The differences between Ceremony Novel by Marmon Silko, and Green…

Subject: Literature
Pages: 5
Words: 1147
Rating: 4,8

Introduction There has been great effervescence for the Native literature since the second half of 20th century. The major novelists within this period include Leslie…

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The unredeemed captive

Subject: Literature
Pages: 3
Words: 783
Rating: 4,9

In the first sentence John Demos says: “I wanted to write a story”. It’s rather strange to notice that this well-known historian really wanted to…

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Mother Tongue by Amy Tan

Subject: Literature
Pages: 6
Words: 1455
Rating: 4,8

Mother tongue, written by Amy Tan provides a description of the forms of English languages adapted by different individuals during their migration to the United…

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Douglas Coupland, Generation X

Subject: Sociology
Pages: 3
Words: 899
Rating: 4,8

Introduction Generation X is a controversial and promising novel by Douglas Coupland about the future prospects. Modern society is technological savvy and bureaucratic one. The…

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Cultural significance of Ralph Waldo Ellison

Subject: Culture
Pages: 3
Words: 762
Rating: 4,8

Battle Royal by Ellison, Ralph Ellison’s the Battle Royal is more that just a story as it focuses on the hardships an individual endures as…

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Huck’s changing view on independence

Subject: Literature
Pages: 6
Words: 1447
Rating: 4,7

Man has always been a social being. Primitive man moved about in groups which helped to protect him from the dangers that lay around him….

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Appearance vs. reality in Peter Shaffer’s Amadeus

Subject: Art
Pages: 3
Words: 667
Rating: 4,6

“When Mozart was dying; he claimed he’s been poisoned; some said he accused a man some said that man was Salieri; but no one believed…

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Setting, identity and theme in Hemingway and Cisneros

Subject: Literature
Pages: 3
Words: 638
Rating: 4,8

It is surely not an accident that Ernest Hemingway chose to title his short story “A Clean, Well-Lighted Place” and that Sandra Cisneros chose to…

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Colson Whitehead’s “Zone One”

Subject: Literature
Pages: 2
Words: 321
Rating: 4,9

Introduction Literary novelist, Colson Whitehead’s latest book, “Zone One,” Stylistically the story takes a while to settle. The author thrusts into the inevitable zombie genre…

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Symbolism of Narnia in “The Lion, the Witch and the…

Subject: Literature
Pages: 3
Words: 769
Rating: 4,7

C.S.Lewis created his Chronicles of Narnia for 7 years. The first Narnia book is “The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe”. The central event of…

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Faze rug tunnel

Subject: Art
Pages: 2
Words: 323
Rating: 4,8

The faze rug tunnel is such a famous scenery found in San Diego. However, it is also a feature believed to have many myths and…

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Obedience and disobedience to authority

Subject: Law
Pages: 2
Words: 474
Rating: 4,6

Blass, Thomas. Obedience to Authority: Current Perspectives on the Milgram Paradigm The book discusses in details the applications of the obedience experiment by Milgram to…

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Comparing the characters of Abigail and Mangum

Subject: Literature
Pages: 3
Words: 911
Rating: 4,6

Arthur Miller’s ‘The Crucible’ is a play that tells the story of a Harlem community torn apart by the behavior of some of the members…

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