Catcher in the Rye Thesis Essay
The novel "Catcher in the Rye" by J.D. Salinger is very interesting novel in which the main character, Holden, intrigues the reader with his unpredictable actions and upfront judgments of his surroundings. Holden alienates himself to try and help protect him from...
Thesis statement: The relationship Holden and Blanche have between family and people in society leads them to an inner turmoil, which eventually results in their psychological breakdowns.
A. Positive relationships in The Catcher in the Rye.
1. Phoebe is the only person wh...
Ministry of Education and Youth of the Republic of Moldova
Cahul State University ”B. P. Hasdeu”
Phylology and History Faculty
English Philology Departent
Theme: „Lexical Pecularities and Translation Difficulties in ”The Catcher in the Rye” by J. D. Salinger.”...
Catcher Main Theme - Alienation
Topic Sentence: Holden Caufield, the misfit, hypocritical boy in J.D. Salinger’s novel, The Catcher in the Rye, sees the world from a different view, that often times make him feel extremely misunderstood by everyone he talks to.
Thesis Statement: It...
Holden is fleeing the world
Topic: Existential Crisis
Thesis statement: Holden deals with his existential crisis by resorting to a constant seek of numbness, which can be easily identified with his tendency to fantasize about death, his rejection towards intimacy and sexuality, and his excessive d...
Thesis Statement #1:
Holden has the fear of growing up, which is why he gets angry when he sees the obscenity of the word “F-ck you” on the wall because that phrase is to be used by older people, and he wants to persevere the innocence of the little kids.
1. “ I tho...
The Catcher in the Rye 5 Paragraph Essay
Directions: Write a five paragraph essay on one of the following topics. Provide specific examples from the text and quotes that are relevant and effectively explained to prove your point.
Select ONE of the following topics:
1) Holden Caulfield is...
The Catcher and the Rye
* Withdraw himself from society
* Incapable of recognizing the beneficial aspects in life
* His fear of growing up and projecting others from it as well
Grabber and general statement
Take a moment to look to your right, now to your left. Either side of you they could have symptoms of depression.
Thesis Statement (your argument)
Holden Caulfield in The Catcher in the Rye (Salinger, 1951) shows signs that he is...
Thesis Statement: Holden is depressed in The Catcher in the Rye.
Map Point 1:Holden has thoughts of suicide
Jumping out window
Wanting to die but too self conscious.
QUOTE: ”What I really felt like,though, was committing suicide. I felt like jumping out the window.” (136
The Personalities and Emotions of Holden Caufield
(Pearl River Community College)
In the novel The Catcher in the Rye J. D. Salinger tells of Holden Caufield's struggles in life. Holden is a somewhat troubled mind, who has very strong beliefs and thoughts. Ho...
Thesis Statement, Anyone?
Mountain Pointe Honors Junior English By: B. Jones
• When you write an extended literary essay, often one requiring research, you are essentially making an argument. You are arguing that your perspective--an interpretation, an evaluative judgment, or a c...
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The University of Chicago Press chicago & london
Charles Lipson is professor and director of undergraduate studies in political science at the University of Chicago.
The University o...
The Catcher in the Rye –
Salinger uses a variety of techniques to develop the major themes of The Catcher in the Rye.
The statement that ‘Salinger uses a variety of techniques to develop the major themes of The Catcher in the Rye’ is true in a number of important ways. The major themes of th...