• the shadow and solitude
    SHADOW AND SOLITUDE A translation of SOLO ENTRE LAS SOMBRAS (A Play in One Act) By Claro M. Recto Translated by Nick Joaquin Characters: GABRIELA, the wife ANDRES, the husband, a doctor MARINA, the sister DON NARCISO. The uncle LUISA, the family friend Scene: A living room...
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  • Accountability in the Shadow of Hierarchy
    Accountability in the Shadow of Hierarchy The Horizontal Accountability of Agencies in the Netherlands Thomas Schillemans Paper presented at the EGPA Study Group on Governance of Public Sector Organizations workshop on “The governance, control and autonomy of public sector organizations in...
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  • Les Mis Complete Summary
    FANTINE Book First: An Upright Man  Summary The story opens in 1815 with a detailed description of Monsieur Myriel, a widower become priest, along with his sister Mademoiselle Baptistine and their housekeeper, Madame Magloire. Having received his appointment as Bishop of Digne, he takes up resid...
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  • Solitude and the Fortresses of Youth Summary
    Summary and Critiquing of Solitude and the Fortresses of Youth In the article, “Solitude and the Fortresses of Youth,” Michael Chabon explains how censorship of today’s arts will be bad. He explains in detail how censoring is not going to work because the teenage mind is so elaborate that th...
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  • Summary of in the Shadow of the Organization by Robert Denhardt
    Summary of Robert Denhardt’s book: In the Shadow of Organization The book focuses on the impact of individuals within organizations and how organizational efficiency or rationality is getting deep into our individuality. The author states that the modern organizations and the way their administr...
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  • My Antonia Summary
    Summary: Introduction The novel opens with an unnamed narrator recounting a train trip through Iowa the previous summer with an old friend named Jim Burden, with whom the narrator grew up in a small Nebraska town. The narrator recalls talking with Jim about childhood on the prairie, and then notes...
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  • About Love Summary
    ABOUT LOVE (Anton Chekhov Summary: In “About Love” we read the dynamics of romantic love which tries to show that ‘love’ as such is not bound by marital relations. Anton Chkhov presents accounts of love affairs expressing his personal experience which makes him feel that love is just a hi...
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  • Ginsburg Summary
    Cite as: 557 U. S. ____ (2009) GINSBURG, J., dissenting 1 SUPREME COURT OF THE UNITED STATES _________________ Nos. 07–1428 and 08–328 _________________ 07–1428 FRANK RICCI, ET AL., PETITIONERS v. JOHN DESTEFANO ET AL. FRANK RICCI, ET AL., PETITIONERS v. JOHN DESTEFANO ET AL....
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  • All Quiet on the Western Front Summary 20
    CHAPTER ONE We are at rest five miles behind the front. Yesterday we were relieved, and now our bellies are full of beef and haricot beans. We are satisfied and at peace. Each man has another messtin full for the evening; and, what is more, there is a double ration of sausage and bread. That puts a...
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  • Summary and Rhetorical Analysis of “Letter from Birmingham Jail”
    Summary and Rhetorical Analysis of “Letter from Birmingham Jail” Martin Luther King Jr. was arrested on April 12, 1963, in Birmingham, for protesting without a permit. The same day that King was arrested, a letter was written and signed by eight clergymen from Birmingham and titled â€...
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  • Executive Summary: How Hr Makes a Company Money
    Executive Summary How HR Helps the Company Make Money: Republic National Distributing Company of Kentucky Lindsay Blume (leblum01@louisville.edu) Management 305-02 Fall 2007 November 29, 2007 Introduction The purpose of this summary is to show how the human resources function helps...
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  • Essay on One Hundred Years of Solitude
    Believed by many to be one of the world's greatest writers, Gabriel García Márquez is a Colombian-born author and journalist, winner of the 1982 Nobel Prize for Literature and a pioneer of the Latin American "Boom." Affectionately known as "Gabo" to millions of readers, he first won international...
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  • Summary of Two Brothers by: Rony V. Diaz
    Two Brothers Rony V. Diaz Summary: It is about the two brothers engaged in spear fishing. Litoy is being unfriendly and judgemental in his surroundings but he is a good, loving and caring older brother to Simo. Simo is a pompous type who tries to impress his older brother. At dawn the two brothe...
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  • Something Wicked This Way Comes Summary
    SETTING The text is set in Green Town, Illinois during October 23 - October 25. The year is not listed, but it seems probable that it takes place in the 1950's era. Several things might lead a reader to conclude this fact, including the simple freedoms the boys enjoy, the respect the boys offer to a...
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  • Macbeth: Act 5 Summary
    SUMMARY Scene I A doctor and gentlewoman are at the castle watching Lady MacBeth because she has been sleeping walking. When Lady MacBeth enters the scene she washes her hands saying there is blood on them and refers to the murders: Duncan, Banquo, and Lady MacDuff. Once she leaves the doctor...
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  • Frankenstein Summary
    Summary: Chapter 1 The stranger, who the reader soon learns is Victor Frankenstein, begins his narration. He starts with his family background, birth, and early childhood, telling Walton about his father, Alphonse, and his mother, Caroline. Alphonse became Caroline’s protector when her father, Al...
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  • The Stone Angel Plot Summary
    Plot Summary: Hagar Shipley is an older woman who lives in western Canada with her son and his wife, Marvin and Doris.She starts to recall her life in Manawaka where she spent her childhood with family and friends. While the plot returns to present, her son Marvin and his wife Doris are trying to p...
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  • Kidnapped Summary
    Kidnapped Summary The first person narrator, David Balfour, begins the novel by i...
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  • A Tale of Two Cities Summary 1
    Book 3: Chapter 1 - In Secret , Summary Charles Darnay travels through France to Paris, encountering bands of revolutionaries in every village along the way who condemn him as an aristocrat and emigrant and allow him to continue on only because of his letter from Gabelle. A decree has passed, he le...
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  • When I Have Fears Summary
    1.When I Have Fears(Summary) Overall Explanation of the Poem Bye Keats \"Whenever I have fears\" is really a good work, but Keats’ the most prior Wish has not been elaborated in the material. Actually John Keats wanted to be having as much fame as Shakespeare had. He wanted to be one like Shake...
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