"Reluctant Fundamentalist" Essays and Research Papers

  • Reluctant Fundamentalist

    Inquiry Essay The Reluctant Fundamentalist, by Mohsin Hamid, is the sad story of a young man going through an identity crisis....

    Federal Bureau of Investigation, Federal government of the United States, Islam 1344  Words | 4  Pages

  • The Reluctant Fundamentalist

     English Essay: The Reluctant Fundamentalist Task: Compare novel and movie. Describe similarities and differences. Try...

    Central Intelligence Agency, Lahore, Mohsin Hamid 1120  Words | 4  Pages

  • The Reluctant Fundamentalist

    It is Changez’s shifting identity that creates the main interest and tension in the novel. Do you agree? Throughout Mosin Hamid’s “The...

    Character, English-language films, Erika Eleniak 1471  Words | 4  Pages

  • The Reluctant Fundamentalist

    The Reluctant Fundamentalist Alexandra Murphy Choose a novel in which one of the main characters struggles with identity or the...

    Character, Mohsin Hamid, Novel 1399  Words | 3  Pages

  • Reluctant Fundamentalist

    THE RELUCTANT FUNDAMENTALIST “It’s like I’m an oyster. I’ve had this sharp speck inside me for a long time, and I’ve been trying...

    Love, Mohsin Hamid, Pakistan 1840  Words | 5  Pages

  • reluctant fundamentalist

    (in Philippines) Confused about his identity: Beard, 9/11 attacks, “Princeton made everything possible…but it did not, could not, make me forget such things...

    Al-Qaeda, Mohsin Hamid, New York City 845  Words | 2  Pages

  • TO WHAT EXTENT IS THE RELUCTANT FUNDAMENTALIST ABOUT NOSTALGIA?

    TO WHAT EXTENT IS THE RELUCTANT FUNDAMENTALIST ABOUT NOSTALGIA? PLAN: INTRODUCTION: Yes, the novel “ The...

    Cocaine, Crack cocaine, First World 977  Words | 3  Pages

  • How Does Changez Change in the Reluctant Fundamentalist?

    “I had changed; I was looking about me with the eyes of a foreigner.” How does Changez change throughout the novel? The...

    A Flock of Seagulls, Dream Come True, Interpersonal relationship 1090  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Reluctant Fundamentalist, There Are Many Parallels to America in the Novel

    ‘The Reluctant Fundamentalist’ by Mohsin Hamid opens in a tea house which locates in Lahore, Pakistan. Changez, who is the...

    American television actors, Americas, Mohsin Hamid 872  Words | 3  Pages

  • Crossing Dangerous Borders - Mira Noir's Comments on 'the Reluctant Fundamentalist'

    Crossing Dangerous Borders Mira Nair on ‘The Reluctant Fundamentalist’ Mira Nair’s ‘Reluctant...

    Film festival, Genghis Khan, Golden Lion 1476  Words | 4  Pages

  • Nostalgia and the Reluctent Fundamentalist

    Hamid suggests that in difficult times people and nations retreat into nostalgia. How is this explored in the novel? Mohsin Hamid's one man monologue...

    Al-Qaeda, English language, Mohsin Hamid 988  Words | 3  Pages

  • Reluctant Fund

    mohsinhamid.com home about novels essays stories interviews connect The Reluctant Fundamentalist Published in 2007...

    American literary awards, Fiction, Literature 1238  Words | 5  Pages

  • How and why does Changez change?

    Mohsin Hamid’s “The Reluctant Fundamentalist” focuses on the consequences of the “9/11” attack in America on individuals and...

    Capitalism, Indus River, Mohsin Hamid 1568  Words | 4  Pages

  • Irony: How Poverty Motivates Teens in the Reluctant Fundamentalist, the Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian, and “the Balek Scales”

    that poverty makes people have a terrible life and fail, but poverty actually helps people to strive for more. In The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time...

    Form of the Good, Grandfather clause, Mohsin Hamid 1348  Words | 3  Pages

  • I Was Never an American

    “I was never an American. I was immediately a New Yorker.” How is Changez’s sense of identity altered over the course of the novel? Identity is as much...

    American Empire, Anti-Americanism, Cold War 1362  Words | 4  Pages

  • The Reluctant Fundamentalist

    Post 9/11 Biases in The Reluctant Fundamentalist Mohsin Hamid’s, The Reluctant Fundamentalist,...

    Islam, Mohsin Hamid, Muslim 746  Words | 2  Pages

  • 1st Person Narrative

    at‘Despite the use of the first person narrative in The Reluctant Fundamentalist, Changez remains a stranger to us in the novel.’...

    Character, Fiction, First-person narrative 1036  Words | 3  Pages

  • Chapter 6 12 Questions

    Mohsin Hamid: The Reluctant Fundamentalist 1. America is mourning the September 11 attacks, this give way to America...

    American culture, American Dream, Culture of the United States 2209  Words | 4  Pages

  • The Reluctant Fundamentalist

    The Reluctant Fundamentalist, by Mohsin Hamid, follows the journey of its protagonist, Changez, who tells the story of his time...

    Columbia University, Humid subtropical climate, Mohsin Hamid 541  Words | 2  Pages

  • The Reluctant Fundamentalist- Is Changez Reluctant?

    Is Changez ‘reluctant’ as the title suggests? In Mohsin Hamid’s The Reluctant Fundamentalist, the Pakistani...

    A Story, Mohsin Hamid, Novel 580  Words | 2  Pages

  • Why Does Changez Feel Out of Place in Both America and Pakistan?

    “Why does Changez feel out of place in both America and Pakistan?” Mohsin Hamid’s first-person novel “The Reluctant...

    Islam, Mohsin Hamid, New York City 940  Words | 3  Pages

  • Mohsin Hamid

    | MOHSIN HAMID AS AN APPROPRIATE TITLE OF NOVEL Mohsin Hamid is the author of three novels: Moth Smoke (published in 2000), a finalist for the...

    Mohsin Hamid, Moth Smoke, Novel 2227  Words | 6  Pages

  • “I Am Confident of the Truth of My Words.” ‘the Reader Finds It Difficult to Accept Changez’s Version of the Truth.’ Discuss.

    revealed through Changez’s words, of a young Pakistani who was completely and utterly betrayed by the country (America) which encompassed his new life is...

    Dream Come True, Mohsin Hamid, Narrator 1100  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Reluctant Fundamentalist

    effective? What is lost and gained through the use of symbolism? The Reluctant Fundamentalist is a novel in which an...

    Al-Qaeda, Love, Mohsin Hamid 673  Words | 2  Pages

  • The Reluctant Fundamentalist Review Paper

     Movie Review The Reluctant Fundamentalist It is not easy to do justice to a book just quite as...

    Afghanistan, Genghis Khan, Lahore 516  Words | 2  Pages

  • The Reluctant Fundamentalist-Term Paper

    Department Seminar: “Terrorism” Prof. Dr. Greta Olson Summer Semester 2011 Identity and Identification in Mohsin Hamid’s The Reluctant...

    Identity, Mohsin Hamid, Narrator 6871  Words | 19  Pages

  • Intro Reluctant Fundamentalst

    The Reluctant Fundamentalist Sample Introductions: 1.The Reluctant Fundamentalist shows us that...

    Antagonist, Character, Fiction 579  Words | 2  Pages

  • reluctant fundsamentalist review

    The reluctant fundamentalist- Comparitive study “It seems an obvious thing to say, but you should not imagine that we Pakistanis...

    English-language films, Kate Hudson, Mira Nair 518  Words | 2  Pages

  • The relutant

    The reluctant fundamentalist not only focuses on fundamentalism but focuses on values that change identity The...

    Fundamentalism, Islam, Mohsin Hamid 420  Words | 1  Pages

  • The Unreliable Narrator

    In The Reluctant Fundamentalist, the narrator is a very pleasing, intelligent individual named Changez. Changez is speaking with...

    A Great Way to Care, English-language films, Narrative mode 577  Words | 2  Pages

  • The Fundamental

     The Reluctant Fundamentalist by Mohsin Hamid English Exam Revision 2013 Table of Contents...

    American Dream, American Empire, Islam 5554  Words | 16  Pages

  • The Human Nature Perspectives of Quakers and Fundamentalists

    The Human Nature Perspectives of Quakers and Fundamentalists The main argument for the dissimilarities between Quakerism and Fundamentalism...

    Adam and Eve, Fundamentalism, Fundamentalist Christianity 1355  Words | 4  Pages

  • Billy Graham Was One of the Greatest Evangelists of 20th Century. Was He a Fundamentalist? Why and Why Not.

    INTRODUCTION Billy Graham was one of the greatest Evangelists of 20th century. Was he a fundamentalist? Why and why not. This essay is going...

    American evangelists, Billy Graham, Bob Jones University 2036  Words | 5  Pages

  • Using material from item A and elsewher

    thinking that opposes modernism or any sort of progressive beliefs about religion and social topics. Rejecting modern beliefs does not particularly make...

    Evangelicalism, Fundamentalism, Fundamentalist Christianity 1009  Words | 3  Pages

  • Religion Maintains the Status Quo

    arguments for and against this The term ‘Status Quo' descends from the Latin term meaning the "existing state of affairs". To maintain status quo is to...

    Fundamentalism, Fundamentalist Christianity, Karl Marx 717  Words | 3  Pages

  • Religious Issues

    One of the most influential religious movements in the country has been fundamentalism. Christian fundamentalists are Protestants of several...

    Christianity, Faith, Freedom of religion 1862  Words | 6  Pages

  • Use of Media by Extremists

    fundamentalism is present in all religions and all parts of the world. The fundamentalists or extremists believe that the religious thoughts...

    Al-Qaeda, Ayodhya, Fundamentalism 1784  Words | 6  Pages

  • Understanding Fundamentalism and Evangelicalism

    comments regarding the modern creation science movement. Marsden unfortunately initiates his historical discussion of Fundamentalism beginning with...

    Creation science, Creationism, Evangelicalism 1468  Words | 5  Pages

  • To What Extent Is It True That Religious Fundamentalism Arose as a Reaction to the Influences of the West

    militant Islamism as an active, energized doctrine through which Islamic political aspirations could be attained. When other Muslims saw this victory, then...

    Al-Qaeda, Evangelicalism, Fundamentalism 1052  Words | 3  Pages

  • Religious Fundamentalism.

    Fundamentalism may arise as a response to modernization and rationalization, insisting on faith-based answers, and defending tradition by using traditional...

    Evangelicalism, Fundamentalism, Fundamentalist Christianity 1607  Words | 5  Pages

  • Oranges are not the only fruit - Setting and characterization of Jeanette and relationship with her mother and Elsie Norrik

    makes a very good friend for Jeanette, and she fills the hole, that Jeanette's mother never quite seem to fill. Elsie is very supportive, and takes over the...

    Cluedo, Friendship, Fundamentalist Christianity 715  Words | 2  Pages

  • Fundamentalism and Democracy

    no trust and no future resort to religion to discover a heading and an explanation behind their lives. The point when the issue tackles the extent it has...

    Democracy, Fundamentalism, Fundamentalist Christianity 1534  Words | 6  Pages

  • The Reluctant Fundamentalist Monologuw Essay

    ESL TEXT RESPONSE ESSAY – The Reluctant Fundamentalist The novel is presented in the form of one man’s monologue. Discuss the...

    Fiction, Mohsin Hamid, Narrative 869  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Morality of Atheism

    doctrine that advocates a wide assortment of evils from immorality, pessimism and communism to outright nihilism. The principal problem with a...

    Atheism, Faith, Fundamentalism 1183  Words | 4  Pages

  • Censorship and Religion

    a recent and historical example. Censorship and religion are defined and connected in order to form the thesis. Thesis: Most of those in favor of...

    Censorship, First Amendment to the United States Constitution, Fundamentalism 2695  Words | 7  Pages

  • FUNDAMENTALISM AND ITS RISE IN THE TWENTIETH CENTURY

    great popularity in the first decade of the twenty first century. Despite this point many faiths, apart from Islam, like the Christian, Jewish, Buddhist,...

    Clarence Darrow, Creationism, Evangelicalism 2063  Words | 7  Pages

  • The Reluctant Fundamentalist - Changes in Changez

    definitively recognizable or known is their identity. A person’s behavior, his/her background, the inevitable bits and pieces of his/her nature and history...

    Identity, Nation, Pakistan 2491  Words | 6  Pages

  • The Reluctant Fundamentalist Impressions

    19 April 2011 The Reluctant Fundamentalist Journal Entries (Pages 1-50) After reading for a few pages, it seemed almost...

    Erin Karpluk, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Love 1880  Words | 5  Pages

  • Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter

     Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints Suzi Austin CJHS/430 Fundamentalist Church of Jesus...

    Colorado City, Arizona, Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Leroy S. Johnson 1304  Words | 6  Pages

  • The Historic Rise of Christian Fundamentalism in the United States in the Late Nineteenth Century.

    intellectual developments. Unlike the liberals, who sought compromise with these developments, it was the Fundamentalists “chief duty to combat...

    Bible, Christianity, Evangelicalism 3249  Words | 10  Pages

  • The Reluctant Fundamentalist : Pakistan and the Use of Religion

    The book The Reluctant Fundamentalist by Mohsin Hamid follows the life of Changez, a Pakistani man who comes to the United States...

    Iran, Islam, Islamic politics and Islamic world studies 1195  Words | 4  Pages

  • What Is a Hero

    of Honor winnner since Vietnam tells his story. Retrieved October 13, 2011, from (Online Exclusive):...

    Hero, Marvel Comics, Non-commissioned officer 633  Words | 2  Pages

  • The Impact of Terrorism on in-Group and Out-Group Perceptions and Relations.

    assigned to one of six questionnaire packets that were identical apart from the manipulated variables. A brief version of the right-wing authoritarian scale...

    7 July 2005 London bombings, Abuse, Counter-terrorism 2661  Words | 8  Pages

  • The Reluctant Fundamentalist - "Is Changez a Solid Character?"

    "You give off this strong sense of home... it makes you feel solid" - (Erica) Is Changez a solid character? In Mohsin Hamid’s taut psychological thriller...

    7 World Trade Center, Al-Qaeda, Lower Manhattan 1078  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Reluctant Fundamentalist

    Mohsin Hamid’s The Reluctant Fundamentalist follows the journey of a young Pakistani man and his journey after moving to America...

    American Express, Charge card, Minority group 880  Words | 2  Pages

  • Fundamentalism and Modern People

    the novel is in the picture comparing a fundamentalist and progressive/modern person (75-1&2). In the image, it shows a...

    Fundamentalism, Fundamentalist Christianity 627  Words | 2  Pages

  • Reflection paper

    connotations and viewpoints the “fundamentalists” believed in. “And so to protect women from all the potential rapists, they decreed that...

    Clothing, Fundamentalism, Fundamentalist Christianity 580  Words | 2  Pages

  • Fundamentalism and Inerrancy of Scripture

    Inerrancy as an Issue in the Fundamentalist Movement: 1900 to the Present." A Paper...

    Bible, Christian evangelicalism, Christian right 5412  Words | 17  Pages

  • The Reluctant Fundamentalist

    The Reluctant Fundamentalist compels us to understand and applaud Changez’s rejection of America and the dream it offers him....

    1985 albums, Country music, Mohsin Hamid 505  Words | 2  Pages

  • Defining and Distinguishing Fundamentalism

    Modern American Social Movements As it exists in America, the Christian fundamentalist movement is comprised of Protestant evangelical...

    Bible, Conservative Christianity, Evangelicalism 4342  Words | 13  Pages

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