"Summary Of A Night In The Hills By Paz Marquez Benitez" Essays and Research Papers

  • Summary Of A Night In The Hills By Paz Marquez Benitez

    A Night in the Hills By Paz Marquez-Benitez A critical research paper Written by Maria Grace Virginia T. Tingson From UST CFAD-1AD8 A night in the Hills is a short story written by Paz Marquez Benitez. It is a story about a man who had a dream about going to a forest, seeing something different than what he has been seeing for years. The story interested me, because it challenged me to understand what it meant, it was a hard story for me to understand because I did not know if it was a metaphor...

    Filipino people, Filipino women, Filipino women writers 1366  Words | 4  Pages

  • Dead Stars by Paz Marquez Benitez

    Alfredo remembered that period with a wonder not unmixed with shame. That was less than four years ago. He could not understand those months of a great hunger that was not of the body nor yet of the mind, a craving that had seized on him one quiet night when the moon was abroad and under the dappled shadow of the trees in the plaza, man wooed maid. Judge Del Valle’s House - Alfredo went neighboring with Don Julian. This is when he met Julia Salas. Don Julian and his uncommunicative friend, The...

    Family, Love, Marriage 1074  Words | 5  Pages

  • Dead Stars-Paz Marquez Benitez

    with a expression of a likeable cow Calixta - note-carrier of Alfredo Salazar and Esperanza Dionisio - husband of Donna Adella. Vicente - husband of Carmen Brigida Samuy - She is the illusive woman whose Alfredo is looking for. Paz Marquez-Benitez, in her masterpiece Dead Stars, did not only write about a love story. Most importantly, her writing reflects the time in which the literary work was written along with the language, the norms and the way people think. It serves as a literary...

    2007 films, Academy Award for Best Actress, Black-and-white films 2546  Words | 7  Pages

  • a night in the hills

    I. A Night in the Hills by Paz Marquez Benitez II. SYNOPSIS          Gerardo Luna, a jewelry store salesman in his 30’s, has always dreamed to go to the forest which he regards as a beautiful place. One day, when Ambo, an orchid gatherer who buys some jewelry for his wife’s store, tells Gerardo about living in the forest for weeks at a time, the latter gets more interested, and tells his wife about it. However, his wife is eyeing only the business aspect of such idea. Hence, he never mentions...

    Dream, Luna Island, Marriage 922  Words | 4  Pages

  • summary of dead stars

    tired waiting." "She does not seem to be in much of a hurry either," Don Julian nasally commented, while his rose scissors busily snipped away. "A last spurt of hot blood," finished the old man. He and Julia Salas stood looking out into the she quiet night. Sensing unwanted intensity, laughed, woman-like, asking, "Amusement?" CONFLICT Man vs. (Society) Circumstances In the story, Alfredo struggles against his fate and the circumstances of life and love facing him. He needs to face problems in choosing...

    Family, Love, Marriage 1199  Words | 3  Pages

  • Hrr- Dead Stars by Paz Marquez Benitez

    Home Reading Report Title: Dead Stars Author: Paz Marquez Benitez Setting: i. Time: Lenten Season ii. Place: Laguna, Philippines Characterization: * Alfredo Salazar- son of Don Julian, a more than 30 years old man and a bachelor who was engaged to Esperanza but he still flirting with another woman named Julia Salas. * Esperanza- Alfredo’s fiancee; She is a homely woman, literal minded and intensely passionate. She is one of those lucky women who have the gift...

    Consciousness, Engagement, English-language films 360  Words | 2  Pages

  • Dead Stars

    the coldness of Alfredo. She knew why Alfredo was acting such way and told him that she is not blind to see what he was up to lately. He ended up marrying Esperanza still, as Julia already said goodbye to him and went back to her hometown.  Paz Marquez had shown the readers about how human can be so irrational and irresponsible at times. He had a good picture of how we can be careless at choosing relationships. We choose a person so quickly without analyzing if we really love them and will be...

    CALABARZON, Cities of the Philippines, Filipino language 1093  Words | 4  Pages

  • Marquez

    The Solitude of Latin America Gabriel Garcia Marquez was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1982, fifteen years after the publication of his book One Hundred Years of Solitude. His speech accepting the Nobel Prize, lived up to his stature; a brilliant author and narrator seamlessnessly blending the real with the unreal, the ordinary and the magical. The speech offers glimpses into Marquez’s thoughts pertaining to Latin America, to his childhood and to humanity as a whole. Marquez’s...

    Alejo Carpentier, Colombia, Gabriel García Márquez 1809  Words | 5  Pages

  • Filipino Women Writers and Jose Garcia Villa

    on August 19, 1980, when an in-flight fire forced the aircraft to land in Riyadh. A delayed evacuation resulted in the death of everyone aboard the flight. Alfon died on December 28, 1983, following a heart attack suffered on-stage during Awards night of the Manila Film Festival. Professional She was a student in Cebu when she first published her short stories, in periodicals such as Graphic Weekly Magazine, Philippine Magazine, and the Sunday Tribune. She was a storywriter, playwright,...

    English language, Filipino language, Filipino people 2131  Words | 6  Pages

  • Acquainted with the Night - Summary

    Michael Midence “Acquainted with the Night”: Robert Frost on Darkness In Robert Frost's poem "Acquainted with the Night" Frost has left this poem up for many interpretations. The poem begins “I have been one acquainted with the night,” it means, basically, that he has met, or has some knowledge of, the night. It is a neutral way to say something. You'd say you were acquainted with someone if you had met them, but weren't friends with them. We can read that maybe the individual is restless and...

    Iambic pentameter, Meter, Poetry 1048  Words | 3  Pages

  • In the Heat of the Night Summary

    Sam Wood, a respected police officer in Wells, South Carolina, patrols the city every night. One night, after stopping at his usual diner for a snack, and discussing Negros unfavorably with Ralph, the night counterman, Sam finds a body in the middle of the highway. He reports the body, which is soon tentatively identified as that of Maestro Enrico Mantoli, the conductor and lead organizer of the city's upcoming music festival. Bill Gillespie, the chief of police, is notified, and after his arrival...

    Chief of police, Constable, Police officer 1646  Words | 4  Pages

  • Arabian Nights Summary

    THE ARABIAN NIGHTS The story starts with the description of two brothers, one is the King Shahryar, of Banu Sasan in the islands of India and other is King Shah Zaman of Samarkand in Barbarian land. They were full of grief and anger at the treason of their wives. The King Shahryar swore himself a binding oath that whatever wife he married he would abate her maidenhead at night and slay her next morning for he felt that there was no chaste woman on the face of the earth. As this was done for...

    A Good Heart, Aladdin, Good and evil 2068  Words | 5  Pages

  • Dead Stars

    PART ONE: MY AUTHOR-DEPENDENT INTERPRETATION In Light of Traditional Vista: Moral-Philophical Approach Paz Márquez-Benítez (1894-1983) Paz Marquez-Benitez, a Filipina writer born in 1894 in Lucena City, Quezon, authored the first Filipino modern English-language short story, Dead Stars, published in the Philippine Herald in 1925. Born into the prominent and affluent Marquez family of Quezon province, she was among the first generation of Filipinos trained in the American education system which...

    English-language films, Fiction, Filipino people 1688  Words | 5  Pages

  • Night Chapter Summaries

    eight days of celebration, but our hearts were not it in. We wished the holiday would end so as not to have to pretend.” -This line shows how the Jews started to lose hope and faith, and how fear started to take over. Chapter 4 A) It proves that Night is a nonfiction novel because it presents a real life character that he met in the Kommando, which he later encounters with. It is based on real life people and real events that happened to both of them. B) Since Elie Wiesel was a survivor of the...

    Elie Wiesel, Israel, Jews 793  Words | 3  Pages

  • Hills

    about the hills that “look like white elephants” in front of her to relate back to her decision (Hemingway). Hemingway shows the two life-changing effects of an . The other shady and dark side of the hill represents not keeping the baby and pursuing the operation. In between the lines of this casual conversation is actually an undergoing decision on both the positive and negative side of an abortion. This decision-making theme, is represented by symbols such as the white elephants, the hills, their...

    Anise, Edgar Allan Poe, Ernest Hemingway 1229  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Night

     In Elie Wiesel’s memoir, Night, holocaust survivor Eliezer suffers from one of the most painful events in human history: the Jewish Holocaust. As a result of his suffering, he is radically changed from a devout Jew, to a devout cynic. His religious fervor is lost, and little hope is provided for its salvation. The definition of holocaust is mass destruction; this is usually associated with the mass destruction of human life. Another definition, although horribly ironic, is a burnt offering. Perhaps...

    Auschwitz concentration camp, Elie Wiesel, God 1114  Words | 3  Pages

  • Kafka and Marquez

    stories one is able to fully understand the struggles incurred by those individuals who are different from what society considers being normal. The first area within these stories that shares this common thread is the theme of both stories. Kafka and Marquez both focus on society's fascination with things that are different and unique. However, the theme does not stop there, because in both stories the individuals who are unique are both mistreated. In "A Hunger Artist," the hunger artist is unique because...

    A Hunger Artist, Franz Kafka, Gabriel García Márquez 1543  Words | 4  Pages

  • Night

    Silent Night While reading “Night” by Elie Wiesel, I came across a lot of key ideas and themes that ran consistently through out the book. Three major ideas that I felt were important were Elie’s trial to keep faith in his God, the use of silence and night and finally, having to keep your mind at ease amongst all the inhumanity. Although these ideas are different, they play off of one another. Elie’s biggest struggle is to maintain his belief and fate in God’s hands. Elie’s battle with his...

    Elie Wiesel, God, Good and evil 1522  Words | 4  Pages

  • Night

     Mayra I. Robles December 16, 2010 Mr. Dubois English 11, Lens Essay The Death of my Innocence “Night” a World Wide best seller, narrates Elie Wiesel’s experience as a survivor of the Nazi concentration camps. During 1933 Germany was ruled by Adolf Hitler, who belonged to the Nazi party. The Nazi believed the world should be purified by eliminating all races, especially the Jews. Their belief was that the Aryan race was the most pure and that the Jews were a disgrace to humanity. Hitler was...

    Adolf Hitler, Auschwitz concentration camp, Nazi Germany 889  Words | 3  Pages

  • NIght

    Meet Elie Wiesel Look, it’s important to bear witness. Important to tell your story. . . . You cannot imagine what it meant spending a night of death among death. —Elie Wiesel The obligation Elie Wiesel feels to justify his survival of a Nazi concentration camp has shaped his destiny. It has guided his work as a writer, teacher, and humanitarian activist; influ- enced his interaction with his Jewish faith; and affected his family and personal choices. Since World War II, Wiesel has borne witness...

    Adolf Hitler, Auschwitz concentration camp, Germany 1614  Words | 5  Pages

  • Night

    Jordan Cheatham Kirst ENG 101 March 11, 2011 Elie Wiesel’s Night The tragedies of the holocaust forever altered history. One of the most detailed accounts of horrific events from the Nazi regime comes from Elie Wiesel’s Night. He describes his traumatic experiences in German concentration camps, mainly Buchenwald, and engages his readers from a victim’s point of view. He bravely shares the grotesque visions that are permanently ingrained in his mind. His autobiography gives readers vivid,...

    Adolf Hitler, Auschwitz concentration camp, Buchenwald concentration camp 1018  Words | 3  Pages

  • Night

    Many themes exist in Night, Elie Wiesel’s nightmarish story of his Holocaust experience. From normal life in a small town to physical abuse in concentration camps, Night chronicles the journey of Wiesel’s teenage years. Neither Wiesel nor any of the Jews in Sighet could have imagined the horrors that would befall them as their lived changed under the Nazi regime. The Jews all lived peaceful, civilized lives before German occupation. Eliezer Wiesel was concerned with mysticism and his father was “more...

    Auschwitz concentration camp, Elie Wiesel, Holocaust denial 2068  Words | 5  Pages

  • Night

    Night Essay Topic #5: Compare the hanging of the “youth from Warsaw” and the hanging of the “sad eyed angel” and explain, using evidence from there and elsewhere in Night, why Elie Reacted differently to the two hangings. Elie Wiesel’s Night is a memoir of his horrifying childhood experiences of suffering as a Jew in the concentration camps. Eliezer was found to suffer in many camps, and during this time he witnessed the daily sufferings and deaths of many humans. His faith faltered as a result...

    Atheism, Auschwitz concentration camp, Elie Wiesel 1272  Words | 3  Pages

  • Summary

    Summary== Colonel Herncastle, an unpleasant former soldier, brings the Moonstone back with him from India where he acquired it by theft and murder during the [[Siege of Seringapatam]]. Angry at his family, who shun him, he leaves it in his will as a birthday gift to his niece Rachel, thus exposing her to attack by the stone's hereditary guardians, who, legend says, will stop at nothing to retrieve it. Rachel wears the stone to her birthday party, but that night it disappears from her room. Suspicion...

    Birthday party, Black-and-white films, Iggy Pop 1517  Words | 4  Pages

  • Night

    Elie Wiesel’s Night is a vivid account of the horrors of the Holocaust. Describing in his memoirs the extent of the horrendous atrocities he both witnessed and experienced, Wiesel tells of a boy who is stripped forever of the world he has know. Night tells of not only Wiesel’s stolen innocence, but also of the darkness that forever extinguishes the light in both his soul as well as the soul of all those who are touched by this event. His witnessing of good people turned into brutes through atrocities...

    Auschwitz concentration camp, Death, Elie Wiesel 1430  Words | 4  Pages

  • Night

    AP English II 9 June 2014 Night: Changes between Elie and his father The concentration camps had a very negative effect on the people who ran them and the people in them: “I had to appear cold and indifferent to events that must have wrung the heart of anyone possessed of human feelings”. The guards questioned the orders they were given but they blocked out their doubts and replaced them with a cold and prideful attitude towards their camps. Throughout the book Night and in the article Commanding...

    Auschwitz concentration camp, Family, Father 1032  Words | 3  Pages

  • night

    Night Study Questions with Answers Section 1, pages 1-31 1. Describe Moshe the Beadle. He worked at the Hasidic synagogue. He was able to make himself seem insignificant, almost invisible. He was timid, with dreamy eyes, and did not speak much. 2. Describe Elie Wiesel’s father. What was his occupation? He was cultured and unsentimental. He had more concern for outsiders than for his own family. He and his wife were storekeepers. 3. Why was Moshe the Beadle important to Elie Wiesel? ...

    Auschwitz concentration camp, Buchenwald concentration camp, Elie Wiesel 1717  Words | 5  Pages

  • Night

    Ultimately, Night by Elie Wiesel was a whirlwind of emotions. Although the most prevalent emotion displayed throughout his entire memoire was fear. This memoire exemplifies the most disturbing of fears experienced by the victims during the Holocaust: Fear of the certainty of losing each other was indefinite, as was fear of pain experienced, and lastly fear of death. Although fear of pain and death were always existent, the captives of these work camps were always fearful of losing friends and...

    Afterlife, Claustrophobia, Death 701  Words | 3  Pages

  • Bradley Marquez

    Bradley Marquez: Reduction in Force (A) Bradley Marquez (BM) was created by Jim Bradley and Alberto Marquez in 1995 with the basic mission of helping companies bring their business to ethnic markets. Jim Bradley studied creative writing at Sarah Lawrence College, had nine years of marketing position experience, yet never established a college degree in any type of business aspect. The same scenario was prevalent for Alberto Marquez, who received a B.F.A in acting from Penn State, and was a professional...

    Layoff, Leadership, Management 1538  Words | 5  Pages

  • Dead Star

    UNTIL it reveal “Dead star” Alfredo Salazar : Julia Salas : Esperanza : JUDGE del valle : Don Juan : Don Pablo : Dona Adela : Niece Of Julia: Carmen: DEAD STARS Paz Marquez Benitez SUMMARY: Paz Marquez Benitez wrote a story that any Generation-Z teenager will never understand. DeadStars, a story of pain and sorrow that love can give to an everlasting life of happiness. ANALYSIS: In the story, dead stars symbolize a dream for something that is nonexistent. The guy loved thegirl. She was...

    1894 births, Filipino women writers, Filipino writers 2951  Words | 8  Pages

  • Night Summary

    Elie Wiesel Lyndon Fabi Night Book Review of Night This book is about Eliezer Wiesel himself and his father’s journey throughout the Holocaust. Night begins in 1941; Elie lived on the small village of Sighet, in Hungarian Transylvania. He lived with his parents and his three sisters. One day, a man from Sighet warns the town about the dangers of the German army, nobody listens and a year...

    Auschwitz concentration camp, Elie Wiesel, Holocaust denial 458  Words | 2  Pages

  • Hamburger Hill

    Hamburger Hill, 1969 The battle took place on Dong Ap Bia (Ap Bia Mountain) in the rugged, jungleshrouded mountains along the Laotian border of South Vietnam. Rising from the floor of the western A Shau Valley, Ap Bia Mountain is a looming, solitary massif, unconnected to the ridges of the surrounding Annamite range. It dominates the northern valley, towering some 937 meters above sea level. Snaking down from its highest peak are a series of ridges and fingers, one of the largest extending southeast...

    A Shau Valley, Battalion, Battle of Hamburger Hill 778  Words | 3  Pages

  • Summary

    of his teeth is pulled out. “I could never tell the difference between a coward, a fool and a “ * Antonio tells the hunting crew about his prior experience of hunting a jaguar with a gun, he failed at it. * Whilst Antonio has his first night watch he remembers his time with the tribal people, and how they questioned and mocked the gringo’s lifestyle. * Then remembers how Nushino taught him their way of killing then he remembers how he avenged Nushino’s death, not by their way of killing...

    English-language films, Jaguar, Neil Young 1149  Words | 4  Pages

  • Dead Stars

    * 1. Dead Stars Paz Marquez Benitez * 2. SynopsisThis story revolves around Alfredo Salazar and two women: Esperanza, his fiancéefor four years and a young girl from out-of-town named Julia Salas. Alfredo iscommitted to marrying Esperanza. But he started having second thoughts about hisfeelings when he met Julia in the Judge’s house. But he Aware that all his lovedones-including Julia would not agree if he would not honor his understanding withEsperanza. So he and Esperanza got married And made...

    Family, Love, Marriage 1119  Words | 3  Pages

  • Bunker Hill

     The Battle of Bunker Hill Abstract The battle of Bunker Hill pitted the provincial forces of Major General Artemas Ward against the British forces of Major General Thomas Gage on June 17, 1775 at Bunker Hills, Massachusetts. This battle signals the end of the political phase of the American Revolution and thus represents the true beginning of the war for independence. The provincial army highlighting the principles of maneuver, mass, and surprise, and the Tenets of initiative and...

    American Revolutionary War, Battle of Bunker Hill, British Army 1898  Words | 10  Pages

  • The Pearl summary

    similar plot points, including the rapacious dealers and the attacks on the boy to find the pearl, that would recur in the story's final form. The Pearl derives much of its force from the descriptions of the impoverished lifestyle of the Mexicans of La Paz, the location of the story. The plight of the impoverished is a consistent theme in Steinbeck's work, including The Grapes of Wrath and Of Mice and Men. Although these novels dealt with white protagonists, Steinbeck turned to the plight of Mexicans...

    Gulf of California, John Steinbeck, La perla 1440  Words | 4  Pages

  • Bunker Hill

    The American Revolution was filled with important and spectacular battles; each having their own significance. Despite the fact that the colonists lost The Battle of Breed’s (Bunker) Hill, it was a huge victory for the colonists, and could have been one of the most important battles of the American Revolution. Despite being out numbered and unseasoned fighters, the colonists were able to inflict heavy casualties on the British regular army. Even though they were able to inflict such casualties upon...

    American Revolutionary War, Battle of Bunker Hill, Continental Army 1154  Words | 3  Pages

  • Gabriel Garcia Marquez

    CHRONICLES OF A DEATH FORETOLD BY GABRIEL GARCIA MARQUEZ Certainly, Gabriel Garcia Marquez chose the use of magic realism as a tool to tell the story, which in fact is a real life story. In Sucre, Colombia there was a similar series of events and facts as the ones tell by Marquez in the book. These series of events are recreated from the author’s point of view in the predominantly conservative concepts, taboos and religiosity of a society based on an essential feature of magical realism. There...

    Gabriel García Márquez, Gender, Latin America 1125  Words | 3  Pages

  • Susan Hill

    Susan Hill Biography Novelist, children's writer and playwright Susan (Elizabeth) Hill was born in Scarborough, England, on 5 February 1942. She was educated at Scarborough Convent School and at grammar school in Coventry, before reading English at King's College, London, graduating in 1963 and becoming a Fellow in 1978. Her first novel, The Enclosure, was published in 1961 when she was still a student. She worked as a freelance journalist between 1963 and 1968, publishing her third novel, Gentleman...

    Fiction, Ghost, Ghost story 2183  Words | 7  Pages

  • Night Audit

    Importance of Night Audit The night audit is the control process whereby the financial activity of guest’ accounts is maintained and balanced. This process tracks charges and payments (debits and credits) and the departmental receipts and charges on a daily basis. This section is the team that assumes the role of reconciling a hotel’s daily activities and transactions. They compiles a series of reports and data into a report called the night audit report for management review as part of its control...

    Audit, Auditing, Auditor's report 1325  Words | 6  Pages

  • Summary

    Venice is a timeless piece and provides great themes to be analyzed for purposes of a book report. The Merchant of Venice is one of Shakespeare's less popular comedies, having been plagued in recent times with complaints of anti-Semitic themes. The summary of this really has to do with the character Shylock, a caricature of a greedy, Jewish money-lender. The two main characters of the story are a Venetian merchant, Antonio, and his Bassanio, who is in love with a wealthy heiress named Portia. Bassanio...

    Antonio, Portia, Shylock 720  Words | 3  Pages

  • Night and the Pianist

    Night and the Pianist It is said to be true that the Holocaust was one of the most tragic and significant events in recorded history. Personal memoirs like Night by Elie Wiesel, and The Pianist by Wladyslaw Szpilman gives vivid images and clear views on those epic catastrophes, which allows us as readers to acquire a better understanding of what really transpired during the 1940’s. Elie Wiesel, the author of Night, wrote his book on a collection of personal experiences that molded his life...

    Auschwitz concentration camp, Elie Wiesel, The Holocaust 1044  Words | 3  Pages

  • Hill Stations

    diseased developed by this industrial phenomenon. J. B.Shaw, a great thinker in U.K in his famous Essay "where the wealth accu- mulates and the men decay" rightly pointed out mecha- nism of human talent. Doctors in Europe advised people to visit at hill station for mental relaxation. It was the correct remedy to come out form boredom and mental tension. In this millennium age, tourism has become a prominent part of human life, which gives synergy and energy to keep pace with the present com- petitive...

    Destination hotel, Hospitality industry, Hotel 1350  Words | 4  Pages

  • summary

    and to the tolerance of ambiguity. Summary of results and discussion This section is organized according to the answers to the research question of this study, which was: How does cultural background impact upon strategy use? Both groups of students used strategies frequently. According to the results, there was no overall statistical difference in strategy use, according to the means. At the category level, no differences were identified. These summary result mirror the Grainger (1997) study...

    Education, Language acquisition, Language education 1127  Words | 4  Pages

  • Good Night Mr. Tom Brief Chapter Summaries

    Good Night Mister Tom Summaries 1. Meeting: William Beech, an evacuee from London, comes to live with Mr. Thomas Oakley in the countryside. 2. Little Weirwold: William explores some of Little Weirwold, a little village just outside the town of Weirwold, with Mr. Tom. 3. Saturday Morning: Mr. Tom went with Willie to Dr. little to inquire about Willie’s sickliness. When posting a postcard, Willie notices Zach. 4. Equipped: Mr. Tom and Will went out shopping in Weirwold. 5. Chamberlain Announces:...

    A Christmas Carol, Carol, Christmas 1162  Words | 3  Pages

  • summaries

     Research Summaries Research Summaries When discussing parenting styles, the name of Diana Baumrind always comes up. She proposed the idea of different parenting styles based on how responsive and demanding a parent is. Three different parenting styles are compared and contrasted. Permissive parents are accepting and affirmative toward their child’s desires. Authoritarian parents try to completely control the behavior of their child while authoritative parents try to direct the...

    Childhood, Concerted cultivation, Developmental psychology 1481  Words | 5  Pages

  • Fern Hill

    Poetic Analysis "Fern Hill" Summary: "Fern Hill" is a poem about the realization of life and mortality that appears after an unexpected experience occurs. The speaker is moved to a greater wisdom about himself and the world around him. [pic] Dylan Thomas's poem "Fern Hill" represents the passage of one mans life from boyhood to adulthood and the realization of his mortality. The speaker in this poem uses expressive language and imagery to depict a tale of growing up. The use of colour adds life...

    Allusion, Color, Death 956  Words | 3  Pages

  • summary

    Summary Huang xiaoxiaArticle: Using netnography research method to reveal the underlying dimensions of the customer/tourist experience This study aims to examine the concept of customer experience in the tourist industry by using netnography research method. Customer experience is defined as the internal and subjective response that customers have of any direct or indirect contact with a company. The origin of “customer experience” is the book, Experience Economy. The authors claimed that experiences...

    Positivism, Quantitative research, Research 764  Words | 2  Pages

  • Literature During The Early Period Footnote To Youth Summary

    produced during this period were either romantic tales of the past with legendary figures or were imitations of plots or themes taken from American and other sources. The most significant short story produced during the period was “Dead Stars” by Paz Marquez Benitez. Poetry was dominated by naïve sentimental love lyrics written in a loose rhetoric without much intellectual significance and overblown to achieve intensity. Verbal exuberance made the poems bombastic, artificial and insincere. The essay...

    American literature, English studies, Filipino people 842  Words | 2  Pages

  • Summary

    1 UNIVERSITY OF QUEENSLAND PRESS The Spare Room Kathryn Lomer Teachers’ Notes ISBN: 978 07022 3477 4 / AU$18.95 Summary Structure Characters Discussion Drama About the Author 2 2 2 3 4 4 These notes may be reproduced free of charge for use and study within schools but they may not be reproduced (either in whole or in part) and offered for commercial sale. Staff House Road St Lucia QLD 4067 Australia PO Box 6042 St Lucia QLD 4067 Australia Ph: (+61 7) 3365 2606 Fax: (+61 7) 3365...

    Australia, Brisbane, Post office 1331  Words | 5  Pages

  • Summary Analysis of Ray Bradbury's "The Last Night of the World"

    Daniel S. Meltzer Professor Bridget Bell English 121 07 October 2013 The Unanswered Mysteries of the End of the World Throughout the book “The Last Night of the World” by Ray Bradbury, there are a lot of vague generalizations that are left unanswered. Ray Bradbury is known for his descriptive literature and vast amounts of emotion and mystery; most of which is never completely understood by the reader. Ray Bradbury is well known for his articulate literature as he often portrays thorough coherency...

    Gerard Way, My Chemical Romance, Oprah's Book Club 1272  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Starry Night

    Starry Night by Vincent van Gogh has risen to the peak of artistic achievements. Although Van Gogh sold only one painting in his life, the aftermath of his work is enormous. Starry Night is one of the most well known images in modern culture as well as being one of the most replicated and sought after prints. From Don McLean's song 'Starry, Starry Night' (Based on the Painting), to the endless number of merchandise products sporting this image, it is nearly impossible to shy away from this amazing...

    Albert Boime, Arles, Museum of Modern Art 927  Words | 3  Pages

  • DEAD STARS

    BSTM 4-1 Title: Dead Stars Author: Born in 1894 in Lucena City, Quezon. Marquez - Benítez authored the first Filipino modern English language short story, Dead Stars, published in the Philippine Herald in 1925. Born into the prominent Marquez family of Quezon province, she was among the first generation of Filipino people trained in the American education system which used English as the medium of instruction...

    CALABARZON, Cities of the Philippines, English language 880  Words | 2  Pages

  • The Night Audit

    t THE NIGHT AUDIT I- Functions of the Night Audit: ( The major functions of the night audit is to: • Verify posted entries to guest and non-guest accounts • Balance all front office accounts • Resolve room status and rate discrepancies • Monitor guest credit limits • Produce operational and managerial reports 1. The role of the night audit: ( The night audit requires attention to accounting detail, procedural controls, and guest credit restrictions. In this sense, the night auditor...

    Audit, Auditing, Bookkeeping 682  Words | 3  Pages

  • Chapter Summary from Elie Wiesel's Night

    Summary: Chapter 3 Arriving at Birkenau, every Jew must leave their belonging, along with their optimistic illusions, behind in the wagon as they move forward to be admitted in the concentration camp. An SS officer instructs the men to go to the left and women to the right. Although he does not know it at the moment, this is the last time Eliezer will ever see his mother and youngest sister Tzipora. All Eliezer can think of now is to not lose his father. Already some Jews are being beaten and shot...

    Arbeit macht frei, Auschwitz, Auschwitz concentration camp 2124  Words | 5  Pages

  • Summary

    Case Study#1 Summary Problems facing by Strategic Marketing Unit Two (SMU2) of Fine Food: Unfairly allocated costing system Unreliable performance evaluation standard leads to undervaluation of SMU2 and negative motivational effect on employees. Key Findings: Fine Foods allocates some period costs (including sales and marketing costs, media and sales promotion costs, and freight out cost) based on weight of product sold. SMU2 thus seems less profitable because the main product of SMU2 is Product...

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  • Summary

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