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  • The American Nightmare - a Great Gatsby Synthesis

    The American Nightmare - a Great Gatsby Synthesis

    2 June 2017 The American Nightmare “Life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness”, as defined by this nation so artfully within the Declaration of Independence, is the source of man’s ambition in America. However, this ideal is challenged by Scott F. Fitzgerald in The Great Gatsby, expanded on by John A. Pidgeon’s article about the novel, and put into present context through an editorial by Sarah Churchwell. Through these texts, the reader observes Fitzgerald’s argument

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    Submitted: July 22, 2017 By: William Zhou
  • The Great Gatsby

    The Great Gatsby

      The novel The Great Gatsby is taking place in the 1920s  and the narrator Nick Carraway describes the life of Jay Gatsby in how he tries to regain the love he used to have with Daisy Buchanan. F.  Scott Fitzgerald uses geography as a motif to expose the development of the theme and the characterization throughout the novel.     In the novel, Fitzgerald distinguishes the difference between West Egg and East Egg. “I lived at West

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    Submitted: October 24, 2017 By: Angela Kana
  • Dream or a Fantasy - Great Gatsby Essay

    Dream or a Fantasy - Great Gatsby Essay

    Dream or a Fantasy Imagine chasing after one dream that you ended up not achieving in the end. Dreams, everyone has them. Sometimes they are fantasies and sometimes they are memories. F. Scott Fitzgerald in The Great Gatsby uses symbols of colors through setting and the characters of the novel to cultivate the dreams of his characters. The roaring 20s, the jazz age, the 1920s, F. Scott Fitzgerald lived and experienced this time. During this

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    Submitted: July 18, 2018 By: paris_montgomery
  • The Great Gatsby Written by F. Scott Fitzgerald

    The Great Gatsby Written by F. Scott Fitzgerald

    The Great Gatsby “The Great Gatsby”, written by F. Scott Fitzgerald is considered to be the ideal representation of the life in the 1920th. It depicts the time of huge parties, drinking and doing nothing but idling. Most of the people were obsessed with the idea of being rich and prosperous. Moreover, their main dream was to be a member of the upper class. The mentioned novel totally depicts the mentality of those times. What

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    Submitted: November 5, 2018 By: dakotamgn
  • The Great Gatsby

    The Great Gatsby

    “The story of that summer really began the night I drove there to dinner at Tom and Mrs. Buchanan's. Daisy is my distant cousin and Tom is someone I've known since college.” This is how Nick, the narrator of The Great Gatsby, begins to introduce us to his relatives’ lives in the chapter 1 of The Great Gatsby. His cousin Daisy who married a man named Tom was borned in a rich family. Also, Daisy’s

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    Submitted: July 5, 2019 By: Oscar0
  • Analysis of a Scene from Great Expectations

    Analysis of a Scene from Great Expectations

    Analysis of a scene of Great Expectations. I have chosen to look at how the relationship of Pip and Magwitch develops during the novel. I have chosen 3 key scenes in which Magwitch and pip meet and I will look at how each is portrayed in terms of character, development, setting and the messages or morals that dickens is trying to convey. Magwitch first meets pip at the graveyard on the marshes, from this we

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    Submitted: December 3, 2009 By: Mike
  • Mirror Stage of Development Analysis on the Wizard of Oz (magic Art of the Great Humbug)

    Mirror Stage of Development Analysis on the Wizard of Oz (magic Art of the Great Humbug)

    In the children’s story, “The Magic Art of the Great Humbug”, all of the characters run into problems with their identities. The old man has the most difficulty with his own identity. He wishes to be a great wizard with superhuman capabilities. The Tin Man, Scarecrow, and Cowardly Lion have trouble with desiring qualities that are only common to humans. Finally, Dorothy runs into trouble with the symbols around her that establish her identity. The

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    Submitted: December 19, 2009 By: Edward
  • Is Gatsby Great

    Is Gatsby Great

    The first thing you see when you pick up this book is the Title “The Great Gatsby” So already you expect Gatsby to great before you have even opened the book. As the first chapter unravels The Narrator and Gatsby’s Neighbor Nick Carraway, tells us plainly that he loathes Gatsby, however by the end of the paragraph he describes Gatsby’s character as “gorgeous”. He also says “No Gatsby turned out alright in the end.” From

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    Submitted: January 4, 2010 By: Artur
  • Irving Fisher’s Analysis of the Great Depression

    Irving Fisher’s Analysis of the Great Depression

    Irving Fisher’s Analysis of the Great Depression My proposition is to take an in depth examination of Irving Fisher’s views on the origin of the Great Depression, his debt deflation theory and the policy measures he advocated. Only days prior to the stock market crash, Fisher predicted that the shares were in fact not overvalued and their increases were due to new profit opportunities created by new technological advances and increases in productivity. As the

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    Submitted: January 7, 2010 By: Jon
  • Great Expectations Character Analysis - Pip

    Great Expectations Character Analysis - Pip

    Question 4.) Although literary critics have tended to praise the unique and litereray characterization many authors have employed the sterotype characters successfully. Select a novel or play and analyze how a conventional or stereotype character function to achieve the authors purposes. In current times, it is evident that a writer will use characters that stick out from the norm in some way. They may have a stereotypical background, but the character’s story has some type

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    Submitted: February 2, 2010 By: regina
  • Irving Fisher’s Analysis of the Great Depression

    Irving Fisher’s Analysis of the Great Depression

    Irving Fisher’s Analysis of the Great Depression My proposition is to take an in depth examination of Irving Fisher’s views on the origin of the Great Depression, his debt deflation theory and the policy measures he advocated. Only days prior to the stock market crash, Fisher predicted that the shares were in fact not overvalued and their increases were due to new profit opportunities created by new technological advances and increases in productivity. As the

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    Submitted: February 16, 2010 By: Stenly
  • Analysis of Hercules’ Greatness

    Analysis of Hercules’ Greatness

    Hercules Hercules is arguably the greatest and most accomplished hero figure in Greek mythology. He was born the son of Alcides, wife to a great general; and Zeus, the most powerful Greek god. Hercules could only be overcome by a supernatural force. No mortal or anything else of this world could defeat him. However, that is not what makes Hercules so magnificent. It was Hercules' constant perseverance to overcome adversity and make the wrong right

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    Submitted: March 21, 2010 By: Tommy
  • Jay Gatsby Chapter 6 Character Analysis

    Jay Gatsby Chapter 6 Character Analysis

    JAY GATSBY ANALYSIS – CHAPTER VI In chapter six of The Great Gatsby, Jay Gatsby's "notoriety" is made clear through the revealing of his misconstrued and self-made past (97). Nick Carraway describes the background of the novel's mysterious protagonist, primitively James Gatz, as originating from "shiftless and unsuccessful farm people" which is contradictory to his previous assertion that his family was extremely wealthy but unfortunately dead, forcing the reader to acknowledge his never ending battle

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    Submitted: February 23, 2014 By: ashleymcginnis
  • Analysis of a Letter by Martin Luther King Junior

    Analysis of a Letter by Martin Luther King Junior

    Martin Luther King Jr.: A Question Of Ethics A Letter from Birmingham Jail" was penned as a response to a letter that criticized Martin Luther King Jr. written by eight high ranking clergymen. Although King's letter was addressed as a reply to these clergymen, the real audience was the "white moderate" - otherwise known as middle class America (King et al 106). By gaining the support of this majority group, King knew that the civil

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    Submitted: December 1, 2008 By: Jessica
  • Analysis and Context of Bob Marley's Lyrics

    Analysis and Context of Bob Marley's Lyrics

    Analysis and Context of Bob Marley's Lyrics A lifetime of inspiration and struggle is depicted through a poster I acquired not to long ago. The portrait is Bob Marley. The image is freedom. This sense of freedom can be, and is, achieved through his music, powered by his music, and inspired by his music as it relates to the social injustices in early white imperialism. An illusion of the creation of a human life is

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    Submitted: December 4, 2008 By: Tasha
  • Critical Analysis of "the Necklace" Short Story

    Critical Analysis of "the Necklace" Short Story

    Critical Analysis of "The Necklace" Short Story The short story, The Necklace, by Guy De Maupassant, follows the life of a woman and her husband living in France in the early 1880's. The woman, Mathilde, is a very materialistic person who is never content with anything in her life. Her husband, a lowly clerk in the Ministry of Education, is not a rich man, but he brings home enough to get by. He enjoys the

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    Submitted: December 4, 2008 By: Tasha
  • Critical Analysis of "the Minister's Black Veil"

    Critical Analysis of "the Minister's Black Veil"

    Critical Analysis of "The Minister's Black Veil" The small, early American town that the story "The Minister's Black Veil" takes place in is a quite provincial town. Its inhabitants are normal people who, when confronted with a foreign entity, respond with ignorance. Nathaniel Hawthorne uses symbolism and a black veil to convey his message of the incorrectness of early American actions towards things of a foreign nature. The black veil symbolized the all too familiar

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    Submitted: December 4, 2008 By: Tasha
  • Analysis of James Hurst's Essay, "the Scarlet Ibis"

    Analysis of James Hurst's Essay, "the Scarlet Ibis"

    Analysis of James Hurst's Essay, "The Scarlet Ibis" Dante Alighieri once said, "Avarice, envy, pride, three fatal sparks, have set the hearts of all on Fire." In the short story УThe Scarlet IbisФ by James Hurst, it shows how pride can be beneficial in some ways, and harmful in other ways. The story starts out as the narrator of the story has a recollection of his past when his younger brother Doodle was still alive.

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    Submitted: December 4, 2008 By: Tasha
  • Analysis of Martin Luther King's Letter from Birmingham Jail

    Analysis of Martin Luther King's Letter from Birmingham Jail

    Analysis of Martin Luther King's Letter from Birmingham Jail First Martin Luther King effectively makes use of logos throughout his letter. He clarifies all of the reasons for his arguments and supports them well. His arguments are also logical in their appeal. For example, in the beginning of his letter he gives a response to the clergymen's claim that the demonstrations were unwise and untimely. He states that the Negro community had no alternative except

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    Submitted: December 4, 2008 By: Tasha
  • Critically Evaluation of Porter's Five Forces, Value Chain Analysis, Balanced Scored Card

    Critically Evaluation of Porter's Five Forces, Value Chain Analysis, Balanced Scored Card

    Critically evaluation of Porter's five forces, Value Chain Analysis, Balanced Scored Card Given the demands of today's competitive and dynamic environment, it is quite challenging to understand strategic issues facing organizations and develop the capability for long term organizational success. This report aims to present a critically analysis of three frameworks across organizations: Porter's Five Forces, Value Chain and Balanced Scorecard. Such critical evaluation includes identifying the benefits and limitations of three frameworks and considering

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    Submitted: December 4, 2008 By: Victor
  • Analysis of Plato's "the Allegory of the Cave"

    Analysis of Plato's "the Allegory of the Cave"

    Analysis of Plato's "The Allegory of the Cave" The moist air of the cave hovers in a homeostatic manner around the manТs conditioned skin. He sits, staring at the flat, cold surface of rock in front of him. Nothing that he sees surprises him. He just stares blankly at the recurrent shadows dancing in a dull glow. He is motionlessly caught in a state of a calm, content trance. The cold chains around his neck

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    Submitted: December 4, 2008 By: Victor
  • Suzuki Motor Company Market Strategy Analysis

    Suzuki Motor Company Market Strategy Analysis

    Analysis of marketing strategy of Suzuki Motor Company, Ltd. (Suzuki) Company Background: Michio Suzuki founded Suzuki Loom Works, a privately owned loom manufacturing company, in 1909 in Hamamatsu, Japan. In 1952, the company began manufacturing and marketing a 2-cycle, 36 cubic centimeter (cc) motorcycle, which became so popular that in 1954 the company introduced a second motorcycle and changed its name to Suzuki Motor Company, Ltd. (Suzuki).In 1985, American Suzuki opened its automotive division and

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    Submitted: December 5, 2008 By: Fonta
  • The Many Causes of the Great Depression

    The Many Causes of the Great Depression

    The Great Depression was the worst economic slump ever in U.S. history, and one which spread to virtually all of the industrialized world. The depression began in late 1929 and lasted for about a decade. Many factors played a role in bringing about the depression; however, the main cause for the Great Depression was the combination of the greatly unequal distribution of wealth throughout the 1920's, and the extensive stock market speculation that took place

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    Submitted: December 5, 2008 By: Fonta
  • Analysis of Robert Zemeckis - Contact

    Analysis of Robert Zemeckis - Contact

    The Warner Bros. movie Contact, based on the novel by famous Astronomer Carl Sagan, is a fascinating journey through the human mind and attempts to answer the question that humans have been asking since the dawn of time "Are we alone in the Universe?" The movie describes with amazing accuracy the lives of astronomers and researchers who work for the SETI program and other similar projects that explore the possibilities of receiving extra terrestrial radio

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    Submitted: December 6, 2008 By: Steve
  • The Crucible: Reverend Hale Character Analysis

    The Crucible: Reverend Hale Character Analysis

    Reverend Hale's character is dramatically changed throughout Arthur Miller's play: The Crucible. In the very beginning of the play, Hale appears strong and resolute. He is seen as all knowing, even holy. As the play progresses, Hale's own insecurities prompt the citizen's slow descent of reverence for him. In Act One, Hale arrives in Salem to try to resolve the problem surrounding the sleeping girls and witchcraft. His arrival stirs up the town, and they

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    Submitted: December 8, 2008 By: Fatih

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