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  • The Good one

    The Good one

    Here is the story I am going to tell about the good one, nothing fancy, nothing but good stuff. CURRENT SITUATION: Analyze where we stand with respect to the organization's information systems and their ability to meet our business needs; what threats or opportunities are currently facing our decision-makers? Summary: Identify what should be use to evaluate any actions we take, why these are important, and how they will be measured. Actual Plan: Plan that

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    Submitted: May 8, 2010 By: Bahamas
  • The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

    The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

    "Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one's definition of your life; define yourself," said American actor Harvey Fierstein. Thus, a person determines what his or her future may hold. In one of her best novels, a young woman author writes about a character that resembles this demeanor. The character in this novel finds her purpose in life through three different situations she encounters. In Hurston's

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    Submitted: April 6, 2010 By: Jessica
  • The Gospel According to Undershaft

    The Gospel According to Undershaft

    “I am a sort of collector of religions,” remarks Adolphus Cusins, Major Barbara Undershaft’s fiancй, midway through the second act of George Bernard Shaw’s morality play, Major Barbara. And thus, the play can be seen as collection of varying religious, moral, and social ideals. The play centers on Barbara Undershaft and her father Andrew Undershaft, a Salvation Army Major and a millionaire arms dealer respectively, and there conflicting ideological beliefs. However, Shaw also creates the

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    Submitted: May 26, 2010 By: Steve
  • The Grabes of Wrath

    The Grabes of Wrath

    This book is called The Grapes of Wrath and it was writing by John Steinbeck .Tom Joad comes home from prison after manslaughter. He comes back to a home that is on a farm and that has been deserted. His friend Murley Graves tell Tom that everyone has been taking off their land. So Tom and his family packs their stuff and travel to California, to get there life back to where it was before.

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    Submitted: May 10, 2010 By: Anna
  • The Grapes of Wrath

    The Grapes of Wrath

    The Grapes of Wrath Essay #1 In The Grapes of Wrath, John Steinbeck describes the community and economic struggle of normal Americans determined to defend their people. It captures the desperation and pain of the Great Depression. For example in chapter five we see the Great Depression emerge within the struggles of ownership of land with tenant farming, the effect it has on the country and the Joads as a whole, and the relationship to

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    Submitted: November 13, 2009 By: Mike
  • The Grapes of Wrath

    The Grapes of Wrath

    The Grapes of Wrath In the novel, two of the main characters, Tom Joad and Jim Casy, are very similar in how they react to things. Their characters personalities are alike in the fact of how they view the world, and the journey they are going on. Because of the time they spend together they form a relationship and they have a certain effect on each other. Tom Joad is the protagonist in the novel

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    Submitted: November 19, 2009 By: Fonta
  • The Grapes of Wrath

    The Grapes of Wrath

    The Grapes of Wrath The Grapes of Wrath The Grapes of Wrath is a novel by John Steinbeck that exposes the desperate conditions under which the migratory farm families of America during the 1930's live under. The novel tells of one families migration west to California through the great economic depression of the 1930's. The Joad family had to abandon their home and their livelihoods. They had to uproot and set adrift because tractors were

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    Submitted: November 29, 2009 By: Mike
  • The Grasshopper and the Bell Cricket

    The Grasshopper and the Bell Cricket

    The Grasshopper and the Bell Cricket Written by Yasunari Kawabata “The Grasshopper and the Bell Cricket” is very philosophical, using a lot of euphemisms and symbols suggested in its economic writing. A visual piece of literary work "The Grasshopper and The Cricket". Rich in content yet concise in expression, Yasunari Kawabata leads us into a whole new culture in which we have never experienced before. At first glance, it seems simple enough, until you realize

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    Submitted: November 10, 2009 By: Andrew
  • The Great Depression: Where True Heroes Are Found

    The Great Depression: Where True Heroes Are Found

    October 29th, 1929, a day in history that I will never forget. My name is Bob Bigsby, and I survived The Great Depression. My survival was all due to two of the hardest working people I have ever met, my mom and dad. It was just the three of us living in our small two-bedroom house in New York City, right outside of Manhattan, home to Wall Street and the New York Stock Exchange. I

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    Submitted: March 10, 2010 By: Max
  • The Great Gastby

    The Great Gastby

    This chapter provides the final pieces of Gatsby’s makeup, and this is done by further flashbacks into critical periods of his past. The real history narrated by Nick is, of course, in contrast to the information Gatsby has himself provided. Gatsby was born James Gatz on a North Dakota farm and he briefly attended College in Minnesota, but dropped out after a few weeks. He then worked on Lake Superior, fishing for salmon and clams,

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    Submitted: April 25, 2010 By: Vika
  • The Great Gastby

    The Great Gastby

    The Great Gastby is a novel which tell a nomorl love story between Gastby and Dasy.But the author expose a fact of the American Dream through it.Yet it Nick Carraway, the narrator, is a young bachelor from a patrician Midwestern family, who graduates from Yale in 1915. After fighting in World War I, he returns to the Midwest before settling in New York City to "learn the bond business." Despite his wealthy upbringing, Nick lives

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    Submitted: May 3, 2011 By: tracy_ling
  • The Great Gastsby

    The Great Gastsby

    Cleveland has an intriguing option at guard now that the Bears have released Rex Tucker, brother of Browns right tackle Ryan Tucker. The Browns don’t have a pressing need after adding veterans Joe Andruzzi and Cosey Coleman in free agency, but guard has been a chronic problem for the franchise, and overall line depth is poor. “We would entertain going to Cleveland,” Rex Tucker’s agent, Joe Coletta, told The Repository on Tuesday. “There have been

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    Submitted: January 17, 2010 By: Wendy
  • The Great Gatsby

    The Great Gatsby

    The book, The Great Gatsby, was written by F. Scott Fitzgerald. The book has a definite plot line, and the details are very well defined. Everything in the book fits together well. The movie on the other hand, has some continuity errors. The movie follows the same plot line as the book, but the movie leaves out some details and events that are in the book, and has details and events that didn’t occur in

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    Submitted: November 16, 2009 By: July
  • The Great Gatsby

    The Great Gatsby

    Everything comes out in the open in chapter 7, and Gatsby tries to force Daisy to tell Tom that she never loved him. When Tom accuses Gatsby of being a gangster and earning his money dishonestly, Daisy watches and listens, looking at Gatsby with frightened eyes for the first time. She withdraws into herself, unable to say anything. Staying with Tom is the safe thing for Daisy. At worst, her life will continue as it

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    Essay Length: 301 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: November 19, 2009 By: Stenly
  • The Great Gatsby

    The Great Gatsby

    The Great Gatsby In today’s world most people only think of money and fame. To live the lives of the rich and famous. However what do people really know about that kind of life? Do they know about that tragedy and the unmorality of people who have such disregard for their surroundings? F. Scott Fitzgerald tells all about the destruction these type of people cause in his 1920’s drama The Great Gatsby. There is not

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    Submitted: November 24, 2009 By: Artur
  • The Great Gatsby

    The Great Gatsby

    Color symbolism is demonstrated thoughout the novel The Great Gatsby, by F. Scott Fitzgerald. There are many colors symbolised in this novel, but there is one main color that is used most repeatedly more than the others. The color green influences the story greatly. Green shows many thoughts, ideas, attitudes, and choices that Gatsby has throughout the story. Fitzgerald cleverly inputs the color green to give the reader a different point of view of

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    Essay Length: 520 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: November 26, 2009 By: David
  • The Great Gatsby

    The Great Gatsby

    The Great Gatsby is a novel that illustrates different classifications of American society during the 1920’s. To create an interest in his novel, F. Scott Fitzgerald created compulsive characters with different backgrounds and different strata in society. All of the main characters in this novel have their own individual life stories. Some of the characters acquired a huge amount of money from their parents, some became rich by working hard and some basically didn’t

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    Submitted: November 29, 2009 By: Edward
  • The Great Gatsby

    The Great Gatsby

    The Great Gatsby The Great Gatsby by F.Scott Fitzgerald was written and set in the 1920’s, a decade known as the “Jazz Age.” Fitzgerald described it as a time when “the parties were bigger, the pace was faster, the buildings were higher, the morals were looser.” 1 It was just after the 1st World War and the young generation began to rebel. The young women (known as the flappers) would have their hair styled into

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    Submitted: November 30, 2009 By: Edward
  • The Great Gatsby

    The Great Gatsby

    How Great is Gatsby? Most self respecting people have ethics and morals they try to abide by. They create standards that they live life by and construct their own philosophy with. In the novel The Great Gatsby, written by F. Scott Fitzgerald, morals and ethics are a scarce practice. Jay Gatsby lives his life by the over bearing morals and values of devotion, corruption, and his will to control. Gatsby has an uncanny devotion for

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    Submitted: December 1, 2009 By: Artur
  • The Great Gatsby

    The Great Gatsby

    In the novel The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald, the characters Jay Gatsby and Daisy Buchanan are said to be in love, but in reality, this seems to be a misconception. In this novel, Fitzgerald portrays the themes of love, lust, and obsession through the characters of Jay Gatsby and Daisy Buchanan, who confuse lust and obsession with love. By the end of the novel however, Jay Gatsby is denied his “love” and

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    Submitted: December 5, 2009 By: July
  • The Great Gatsby

    The Great Gatsby

    Is his novel the Great Gatsby, F. Scott Fitzgerald creates Gatsby as a character who becomes great. He begins life as just an ordinary, lower-class, citizen. But Gatsby has a dream of becoming wealthy. After meeting Daisy, he has a reason to strive to become prominent. Throughout his life, Gatsby gains the title of truly being great. Even before Gatsby is introduced, he is hinted at being out of the ordinary. The first evidence of

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    Submitted: December 10, 2009 By: Vika
  • The Great Gatsby

    The Great Gatsby

    Great Gatsby The great gatsby and the fall of the american dream. The book 'The Great Gatsby' by F. Scott Fitzgerald was an 'icon of its time.' The book discusses topics that were important, controversial and interesting back in 1920's America. The novel is 'an exploration of the American Dream as it exists in a corrupt period of history.' The main themes in the book are the decay of morals and values and the frustration

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    Submitted: December 11, 2009 By: David
  • The Great Gatsby

    The Great Gatsby

    The Great Gatsby, a novel written by F. Scott Fitzgerald, is a novel that tells the story of different people’s lives and how they are intertwined with each other. The author portrays the character of Nick Carraway as a decent person. Nick stands out when being compared to the other characters in the story. It is Nick's honesty with himself and toward others, his morality, his unequivocalness, and his unbiased analysis, slow to judge qualities

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    Submitted: January 5, 2010 By: Bred
  • The Great Gatsby

    The Great Gatsby

    The Great Gatsby The Great Gatsby was a novel written by an American author named F. Scott Fitzgerald in the 1930s. The Great Gatsby is a novel that deals with the old rich colliding with the new rich, told through a man named Nick’s point of view. In The Great Gatsby, Nick makes friends with Jay Gatsby, who attained his fortune by bootlegging. Bootleggers were people who sold alcohol illegally during the brief ban on

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    Submitted: January 21, 2010 By: July
  • The Great Gatsby

    The Great Gatsby

    The novel the Great Gatsby takes place in the 1920’s. The decade of the 1920’s particularly in the United-States can be defined as one of the most recognized periods of time, seeing that the women in the American Society were no longer concerned with the ethical values. The women carried a rebellious behavior and they were caught up in the midst of finding the best suitor to pursue a life in the American Dream. The

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    Submitted: January 28, 2010 By: Max
  • The Great Gatsby

    The Great Gatsby

    Who is the Creator? How could God create something both beautiful and fearful? What kind of God would create both a tiger and a lamb? William Blake asks rhetorical questions through out his poem. In "The Tyger", William Blake looks in the eyes of a sculptor or painter. Blake's spelling of "tyger" shows how he feels about the tiger. He alienates the tiger, and makes it sound exotic. He also questions what kind of God

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    Submitted: February 27, 2010 By: Kevin
  • The Great Gatsby

    The Great Gatsby

    The movie “The Great Gatsby” directed by Jack Clayton, and the screen play written by Francis Ford Coppola, did an excellent job representing the novel written by F. Scott Fitzgerald. The actors in the movie did an over all great job being Nick, Gatsby, Daisy, Tom and Jordan. The scenery was exactly how it was pictured to be, you were able to look at it and see everything that was described in the book. One

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    Submitted: March 1, 2010 By: July
  • The Great Gatsby

    The Great Gatsby

    The Great Gatsby is told through the narration of Nick. As Nick describes characters in the book such as Gatsby, Jordan, Wolfshiem, and Daisy Buchanan, who depict the young privileged class in the 1920’s. F. Scott Fitzgerald in this novel used the stereotypical behavior 1920’s with the bootlegging liquor, lavished houses and cars. Fitzgerald in this novel focuses in on people between the ages of 20 and 30. Fitzgerald describes the “youth and mystery that

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    Submitted: March 4, 2010 By: Artur
  • The Great Gatsby

    The Great Gatsby

    There were several people responsible for shaping the political, social, and economic structures in the United States during the twentieth century, one person being Henry Ford. Henry Ford has influenced the automobile industry in an outstanding way. The early twentieth century marked a dramatic change in the economy of the United States. Businesses and industries began to grow everywhere around the United States. Along with this new factories came new jobs, which lured in many

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    Submitted: March 15, 2010 By: Mike
  • The Great Gatsby

    The Great Gatsby

    Jay Gatsby, a major character in F. Scott Fitzgerald’s The Great Gatsby contributes to many ideas expressed in the novel. His hope and dedication to his goal reinforce the positive aspects of the American Dream yet his attempt to grasp it by means of riches reflects the corruption of this once idealistic promise. His belief that the past can be recaptured also contributes to the idea of time in the novel. Gatsby is a self

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    Essay Length: 653 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: March 18, 2010 By: July
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