"The Quiet American" Essays and Research Papers

  • The 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

    Introduction of the Novel Graham Greene wrote The Quiet American in 1955. The book is a novel based on Greene's experience...

    Graham Greene, Ringo Starr, The Quiet American 1751  Words | 7  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

  • The Quiet American - The contrasting of Innocence

    his bell, wandering the world, meaning no harm.” (57) The Quiet American, by Graham Greene, is set in Vietnam during the...

    Graham Greene, Idealism, Liberal Party 1139  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

  • Quiet American

    The author of The Quiet American book; Graham Greene, explores the theme of idealism vs. realism strongly but delicately; because...

    Character, Fiction, Graham Greene 500  Words | 2  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

    Victorino Mapa High School Quiapo, Manila The Quiet American By: Graham Greene Danielle May P. Basilio IV-4...

    First Indochina War, French Indochina, Graham Greene 4664  Words | 14  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

  • 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 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

  • Centrality of Opposites in the Novelsof Graham Greene

    deals with the confusing clash of ideologies and The Power and the Glory and The Quiet American are no exception to this. In this...

    Communism, Graham Greene, The Quiet American 1585  Words | 5  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: Graham Greene and Pyle

    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: Character and Novel

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

    Character, Conflict, Fiction 4807  Words | 14  Pages

  • Bibe

    Anyone know about the symbolism in ‘A Quiet American’ by Graham Greene? Pyle represents the idealistic New Age America, thirsty...

    Cold War, First Indochina War, French Indochina 5148  Words | 11  Pages

  • By the end of the novel fowler is a greatly changed man. Do you agree?

    By the end of the novel fowler is a greatly changed man. Do you agree? In the novel “The Quiet American”, which is written by...

    Death, Graham Greene, Michael Caine 722  Words | 2  Pages

  • ENG 3D1 Comparison Paragraph

    Alyssa Petsinis ENG-1D1 Mrs. Kok March 23rd 2015 Comparison Paragraph between The Quiet American and Oryx and Crake....

    English-language films, Human, KILL 487  Words | 2  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?...

    Opium 1323  Words | 3  Pages

  • Quiet American-Vietnam War

    foreign country to “help” in the name of freedom and democracy has long been the American way. In the late 1950s, war begun in Vietnam between...

    Cambodia, Cold War, Communism 1555  Words | 5  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

    Name: Vo Thi Huynh Nhu Student code: 7116773 Instructor: Truong Thi Kim Lien Literature and movies (XH541) Group 1 Reflective journal 2: The...

    First Indochina War, French Indochina, Love 616  Words | 2  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

  • To be an American

    to be an American? This question what is an American cannot be answered by one word. There are so many...

    American, Democracy, Immigration to the United States 962  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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • Quiet Hero

    Adel Torres Professor: De Palo December 8, 2012 Quiet Hero’s Crisis Intervention & Trauma Treatment 3:30pm - 5:20pm...

    A Story, Inside Edition, Mother 1078  Words | 3  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

  • Context: the Quiet American

    this beautiful country. However one would argue the communist force’s motives. The French wish to protect the people and therefore a succession of these...

    Atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, English-language films, KILL 540  Words | 2  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...

    Love 5887  Words | 15  Pages

  • All Quiet on the Western Front

    Kosch Bradford Period 3 March 13, 2013 “All Quiet On the Western Front” Book Review “All quiet on the western front” was a...

    Battle of the Somme, Erich Maria Remarque, Leave of absence 822  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

  • 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

  • American Revolution

    Five Tips for Studying the American Revolution Caitlyn Everhart Political Science 204 Mr. Ryan Enlow Abstract...

    American Revolution, American Revolutionary War, Benjamin Franklin 924  Words | 5  Pages

  • American Dream

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

    2008 singles, America the Beautiful, Katharine Lee Bates 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

  • all quiet

    All Quiet On The Western Front Erich Maria Remarque How do soldiers deal with relationships at home and while serving in a war? Paul was...

    All Quiet on the Western Front, Erich Maria Remarque, The Road Back 1124  Words | 3  Pages

  • African Americans in the American Revolution

    African Americans in the American Revolution Leading into the American Revolution, African...

    American Revolutionary War, Battles of Lexington and Concord, Black people 1563  Words | 5  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

  • All Quiet on the Western Front

    country he is from is interrelated. Whether someone is Christian or Catholic, they both believe in God; whether an American is Democratic or...

    All Quiet on the Western Front, Erich Maria Remarque, Human 1128  Words | 3  Pages

  • American History American Imperialism

    The March of the Flag: American reasoning to interventionism Aleksander Trzebunia HIST2402A Professor: Andrew Johnston TA: Emily Cuggy...

    British Empire, Empire, Foreign policy of the United States 2182  Words | 9  Pages

  • American Literature: The Meaning of American

    sprout up out of nowhere. The culture of the African-Americans, the Native Americans, and the Europeans provided us with the...

    African American, American Civil War, Americas 832  Words | 3  Pages

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