"The Quiet American" Essays and Research Papers

  • Quiet American

    The Quiet American: Choose a novel which explores in an effective way a theme which is important to you. A novel of which...

    Cold War, Communism, French language 1075 Words | 3 Pages

  • Quiet American

    The Quiet American is an anti-war novel by British author Graham Greene, first published in United Kingdom in 1955 and in the...

    First Indochina War, French Indochina, Graham Greene 1702 Words | 5 Pages

  • The Quiet American

    The Quiet American In The Quiet American Grahm Green writes of a complex love triangle taking place...

    Graham Greene, Narrative, Narrative mode 1080 Words | 3 Pages

  • The Quiet American

    The Quiet American is a novel that captures a period of time in a country that is consumed by a war, a war with deep foreign...

    Graham Greene, Love, Novel 932 Words | 3 Pages

  • The Quiet American by Graham Greene

    Graham Greene's novel, The Quiet American, is more than a political statement about whether or not America or any other country...

    Graham Greene, Political philosophy, Political science 1637 Words | 4 Pages

  • The Quiet American- a Comparison

    Philip Noyce's adaptation of Graham Greene's novel The Quiet American to film was a large success. It stayed true to the script,...

    Audience, Character, Graham Greene 1090 Words | 3 Pages

  • An Imperialistic Love Triangle in "The Quiet American"

    unscrupulous tyrannical power involving carnal pleasures and deviating from the restrictive morals of the “occidental.” The Orient displays feminine...

    Graham Greene, Hegemonic masculinity, Love 1751 Words | 5 Pages

  • The Theme of Guilt: Enduring Love, Quiet American

    The theme of guilt: Enduring Love, Quiet American Before starting my essay, I would like to share an...

    Conscience, Death, Graham Greene 2075 Words | 5 Pages

  • The Quiet American

    Which does more harm in the world, cynical self-interest or blind idealism? The Quiet American by Graham Greene explores this...

    Graham Greene, Innocence, Southeast Asia 637 Words | 2 Pages

  • The Quiet American

    Plot [edit] Thomas Fowler is a British journalist in his fifties who has been covering the French war in Vietnam for over two years. He meets a young...

    First Indochina War, Ho Chi Minh City, Marriage 594 Words | 2 Pages

  • The Book Quiet American

    The book Quiet American is a great book. Author Graham Greene uses the Thomas Fowler and Alden Pyle to represent a great picture....

    Emotion, English-language films, Graham Greene 520 Words | 2 Pages

  • The Quiet American: Alden Pyle

    THE QUIET AMERICAN ‘Alden Pyle is dangerous, but he does not deserve his ultimate fate.’ Do you agree? In ‘The...

    Communism, The Quiet American 599 Words | 2 Pages

  • The Quiet American Characters

    story, especially between Fowler and Pyle. Fowler is also used as a metaphor to describe the character. The word foul is relatively similar to his last name...

    Graham Greene, North Vietnam, Pascal's Wager 500 Words | 2 Pages

  • Conflicts Involve a Clash of Ideas, Interests and Expectations.

    can be small scaled and result in political debates, or in contrast, they can result in colossal wars as we’ve seen in the past century. This is as true in...

    Causality, Graham Greene, Ideology 818 Words | 3 Pages

  • Pyle’s Innocence on the Quiet American

    Greene's novel The Quiet American is a very patriotic, idealistic American who believed he could make a difference...

    English-language films, Graham Greene, Mind 606 Words | 2 Pages

  • The Quiet American - Taking Sides Is Human

    The Quiet American, by Graham Greene, implements a number of techniques to persuade the reader to believe that taking sides is...

    Character, English-language films, Fiction 805 Words | 2 Pages

  • All the Characters in the Quiet American Are Victims in One Way or Another. Discuss.

    All of the main characters in The Quiet American are victims in some way or another. Discuss. Throughout his novel The...

    English-language films, Graham Greene, The Quiet American 729 Words | 2 Pages

  • The Quiet American "Fowler presents himself as a selfish and uncaring man." Is this how the reader finally sees him?

    In The Quiet American, the character of Fowler is, at first, presented as a selfish and uncaring man. However, this is not how he...

    2000s drama films, Conclusion, English-language films 735 Words | 2 Pages

  • Conflict

    Ideas of ‘The Quiet American’ Shades of grey No one is completely innocent of inflicting harm on another. “I told myself again...

    Death, English-language films, Graham Greene 545 Words | 2 Pages

  • Conflict

    THE QUIET AMERICAN Graham Greene THE QUIET AMERICAN Graham Greene READING THE NOVEL There are...

    Character, Conflict, Fiction 4807 Words | 14 Pages

  • The Quiet American

    "The Quiet American" How long can you sit on the fence and not get involved? How long before you're forced to choose sides?...

    1323 Words | 3 Pages

  • The Quiet American Background Research Paper

    The Quiet American Research Task History of Graham Greene and The Quiet American Centered...

    Battle of Dien Bien Phu, First Indochina War, French Indochina 808 Words | 3 Pages

  • The Quiet American - Imaginative

    foolish to realize that in the end, it was only USA gaining the benefits of my work. "Here we are Mr. Allen," said the petty officer driving the Humvee....

    Bagram Air Base, English-language films, Future 1970 Words | 5 Pages

  • The Quiet American: a Political Warning by Graham Greene

    Mor T Faye Hist 304: The US and The Vietnam War Prof. Nolan Spring 2013 The Quiet American: A political warning by...

    Cold War, Communism, Containment 1371 Words | 4 Pages

  • The Quiet American

    who is an innocent victim of dogmatic and simplistic ideologies. Fowler sees American culture and Democracy as a corrupting influence on an...

    Attribute, Corruption, Fowler's position 481 Words | 2 Pages

  • American

    Essay One: What is an American? At the center of this course is the question of “identity.” Not only will we be talking about...

    American Psychological Association, APA style, Citation 946 Words | 3 Pages

  • Quiet American Notes

    The Quiet American – Context Writing Exploring the context Essential Question: How do the character’s attitudes to violence...

    Change, Emotions, Guilt 294 Words | 2 Pages

  • American

    still with parents living, all of them still bachelors, all of them driving foreign cars, NO CHANGE magazine's magazines' magazines's OMIT the underlined...

    1901 Words | 6 Pages

  • The American Paradox

    it is quiet common for advertisers to assimilate class into their commercials. These advertisements portray a certain level of elegance...

    Advertising, Birthright citizenship in the United States of America, Marxism 1049 Words | 3 Pages

  • The American Dream

    The American Dream The American dream. The exact definition of this term has changed greatly over the coarse of...

    African American, Asian American, Black people 1393 Words | 5 Pages

  • Will You Please Be Quiet, Please?

    “Will You Please be Quiet, Please” is a short story collection that explores the human condition in the blue collar, working class citizens of...

    Cold War, Nuclear weapon, Short story 915 Words | 3 Pages

  • The Quiet Revolution

    The Quiet Revolution The purpose of this paper is to analyze the aspects of The Quiet Revolution on Quebec, and how the changes...

    Canada, Hydro-Québec, Jean Lesage 789 Words | 3 Pages

  • The Quiet Room

    The Quiet Room: Lori’s Battle and Struggle with Schizophrenia Final paper Alison Rodgers...

    Antipsychotic, Atypical antipsychotic, Disability 2238 Words | 6 Pages

  • The Quiet American Reading Log

    The Quiet American: Reading Log PART I Chapter 1 Narrator lives in room alone over Rue Catinat Associated with a man...

    5887 Words | 15 Pages

  • The Quiet American - Conflict Can Be Benificial

    as a human being. Tough times can show individuals a lot about themselves, who they really are, and what they really know about the world around them. These...

    Colonialism, Novel, Suffering 627 Words | 2 Pages

  • Filipino American

    Filipino Americans The 2000 Census reported 2,364,815 Filipinos in the United States. -- The Asian Population: 2000 (Census 2000 Brief),...

    Asian American, Filipino American, Immigration to the United States 1392 Words | 4 Pages

  • American Dream

    OVERCOMING OBSTACLES OF THE AMERICAN DREAM In the literatures we have read this semester all of the characters have a dream that consists of...

    American Dream, Immigration to the United States, James Truslow Adams 1465 Words | 4 Pages

  • "Quiet Odyssey" by Mary Paik Lee.

    Life in the United States was anything but heavenly for Asian Americans in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. As vividly...

    Asian American, Hawaii, Korean American 1173 Words | 3 Pages

  • "The Quiet American", by Graham Greene: Fowler and Pyle, comparative synopsis.

    Throughout the novel "The Quiet American", authored by Graham Greene, a conflict of identity is seen to occur within the narrator...

    Life, Love, Marriage 1606 Words | 4 Pages

  • American Dream

    My American Dream For many years people have always been living in America but do not really know what the...

    1667 Words | 4 Pages

  • The Raging Quiet

    The novel, The Raging Quiet, written by Sherryl Jordan, portrays the ignorance, suspicion, and prejudice that people feels towards other...

    Accept, Alfred Hitchcock, Magic 1324 Words | 4 Pages

  • Native Americans in the American Revolution

    November 16th, 2012 While most think of the American Revolution only as a battle between the American colonists and the...

    American Revolution, American Revolutionary War, Massachusetts 1280 Words | 4 Pages

  • American Inequality in American Psycho

    Derek Naegle Dr. Cammie Sublette ENGL 2033 September 7, 2012 American Inequality in American Psycho Set in the Manhattan of...

    American Psycho, Bret Easton Ellis, Manhattan 682 Words | 3 Pages

  • Asian Americans in American Cinema

    Abstract With a recent surge of Asian Americans in American cinema, we are noticing that the stereotypes that we have used in...

    Asian American, Bruce Lee, Film 1394 Words | 4 Pages

  • Characteristics of Americans/American Culture

    101 Characteristics of Americans/American Culture To help you compare and contrast what you observe of American...

    1763 Words | 5 Pages

  • Essay about the Quiet Revolution

    The Quiet Revolution was the rapid secularisation of Quebec during the 1960s & early 1970s. The Quiet revolution had a huge leap...

    885 Words | 3 Pages

  • African American Stereotypes. Paper

    African American Stereotypes Ivory Marvin A stereotype is a popular belief about specific types of individuals. Stereotypes are...

    1201 Words | 4 Pages

  • American Holocaust: American History

    AMERICAN HOLOCAUST The other side of the story to our great American history is not as pretty as they teach us in grade...

    Adolf Hitler, Europe, Human 1426 Words | 4 Pages

  • The African-American Image in Films

    The African-American Image in Films Films serve many functions like education, entertainment, handbooks of social behavior, and a transmitter...

    Actor, African American, Black people 1107 Words | 3 Pages

  • Life in the Hispanic American Culture

    Life in the Hispanic-American Culture: Vida not so Loca Mariah Brooke Cruz Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi Life in the...

    Family, Hispanic, Hispanic and Latino Americans 1607 Words | 5 Pages

  • American Dream Synthesis

    Kyrie Staab Mrs. Wieseman Hon. English 10 Dec. 18, 2012 Is Our American Dream Fading Away? The attainability and very existence of the...

    Great Depression, John Steinbeck, Martin Luther King, Jr. 1030 Words | 3 Pages

  • Comparison of the Japanese and American Cultures

    of Japanese and American Culture Abstract There are some interesting issues engaging gender and cultural diversity in non-verbal...

    Communication, Culture, Culture of Japan 1790 Words | 6 Pages

  • American Beauty: the American Tragedy?

    industry has focused on showing the direct relationship between the choices that people make and the resulting consequences they must face. In the movie...

    American films, American novels, Choice 1435 Words | 4 Pages

  • Comparison and Contrast of "The Man with the Broken Fingers" and All Quiet on the Western Front

    novel All Quiet on the Western Front have unique similarities and differences. They both deal with war. The Man with the Broken Finger is a...

    All Quiet on the Western Front, Erich Maria Remarque, First-person narrative 1245 Words | 3 Pages

  • How Americans Are Viewed Abroad

    to Avoid Being an 'Ugly American' How Travel Has Changed Since 9/11 Weigh In: Are American Travelers Too Loud? Despite the...

    2003 invasion of Iraq, George W. Bush, Iraq War 1086 Words | 3 Pages

  • African Americans Freedom

    African Americans to establish their freedom is a big part of American history. From the time of slavery until recent days,...

    African American, African diaspora, Black people 1653 Words | 4 Pages

  • The American Revolution as a conservative movement.

    The American Revolution , while it may have been the first war that was started to actually put into practice some ideas that previously had...

    American Revolution, Democracy, John Locke 807 Words | 5 Pages

  • American Airlines

    American Airlines: Unsuccessful Firm American Airlines, Inc. (AA) is a major airline of the United States and is the world's...

    American Airlines, American Eagle Airlines, AMR Corporation 1514 Words | 5 Pages

  • All Quiet on the Western Front

    ALL QUIET ON THE WESTERN FRONT In the book All Quiet on the Western Front the main character and narrator Paul...

    Death, Fear, Thought 884 Words | 3 Pages

  • American Revolution's Effects on American Society

    in United States history was the American Revolution. However, the significance of the event did not lay in the number of casualties or in...

    American Civil War, American Revolution, Articles of Confederation 1284 Words | 4 Pages

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