"The Veldt" Essays and Research Papers

  • The Veldt

    “THE VELDT” THEMES Abandonment Abandonment occurs on two levels in Bradbury’s story. First, the children are figuratively abandoned by...

    Dystopia, Fiction, George Hadley 867  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Veldt

    “The Veldt” Questions Setting 1. The setting of “The Veldt” is decisive for the story to progress. The story takes place in a...

    Fiction, KILL, Mind 684  Words | 2  Pages

  • The Illustrated Man

    fiction collection of stories The Illustrated Man by Ray Bradbury, there are two stories that express the main idea of revenge and they are The Other Foot...

    Black people, Race, Ray Bradbury 1071  Words | 3  Pages

  • Theme Of The "veldt

    Theme of "The Veldt" The short story "The Veldt" has a several different themes. The most obvious theme is Laziness. There is a...

    Childhood, Developmental psychology, Offspring 564  Words | 2  Pages

  • Ray Bradbury's Technological Predictions in Literature

    specifically including “The Veldt”, Bradbury portrays a home with a nursery. Now remember, this is in the future and in a “smart-home”, and...

    Nursery Independent School District, Nursery, Texas, Ray Bradbury 1199  Words | 4  Pages

  • The Illustrated man

    that period in time. There are two stories in particular that exhibit Bradbury’s knack of bringing contentious issues to light: The Concrete Mixer and The...

    Dominance, Domination, Earth 1297  Words | 5  Pages

  • "The Veldt" Worksheet / Test Study Guide

    Name _________________________________________ Activities for “The Veldt” by Ray Bradbury Pre-Reading: Complete the following survey...

    Ray Bradbury, Rod Steiger, Science fiction 397  Words | 2  Pages

  • Character Review: The Illustrated Man

    Ray Bradbury, The Illustrated Man, “The Veldt” The Parents of two children decide to shut off the automated nursery, against the childrens...

    Atmosphere, Earth, Husband 762  Words | 4  Pages

  • The Veldt

    if a child swears and gets in trouble, they didn’t think they did anything wrong because he/she heard from someone else. They don’t know what is right or...

    Captain Hook, Family, Hook 1848  Words | 5  Pages

  • The Veldt

    Fahrenheit 451. The veldt was published originally as “The Word the Children Made” in The Saturday Evening post and later republished in “The...

    Fahrenheit 451, Ray Bradbury, Science fiction 1771  Words | 5  Pages

  • Vedlt

    The Veldt Ray Bradbury Online Information For the online version of BookRags' The Veldt Premium Study Guide, including...

    Fiction, Pulp magazine, Ray Bradbury 12921  Words | 38  Pages

  • Illustrated Man

    Bradbury’s The Illustrated Man, there are a number of short stories that depict future complications that humans may encounter. “The Veldt” and...

    Ethics, Marionette, Mother 457  Words | 2  Pages

  • Fiela's Child- Dalene Matthee Comparisons and contrasts of the Long Kloof and the Forest

    sweating with fear.' (pg.101) This claustrophobia is very difficult to cope with after the hot, white light Long Kloof. Even the plants are different and...

    Black people, Family, The Veldt 653  Words | 2  Pages

  • The Illustrated Man- Technology

    technology and the psychology of people. Bradbury predicts technology as good as well as bad. However, he mostly depicts technology as destructive because...

    Ray Bradbury, Rod Steiger, Science fiction 711  Words | 2  Pages

  • "The Veldt" Essay

    Technology and its Bad Effect on Families Imagine having so much technology that your kids start to think of it as their mother and father. The story “The...

    Family, Father, Mother 831  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Veldt

    Allison Tharp Date Title In the short story “The Veldt” Ray Bradbury expresses how modern technology can destroy a family. People are...

    Family, Father, Mother 423  Words | 2  Pages

  • The Veldt

    WRITING Analysis of The Veldt Name: Shiree Bailey_____________________________ _____/92 Read the short story...

    Fiction, Grassland, Olfaction 281  Words | 2  Pages

  • The Veldt

     Brandon Mrs. Smith Honors English II 7th 22 September 2013 The Unveiling Veldt While reading the very intriguing and entertaining story...

    Atmosphere, Element, Ray Bradbury 600  Words | 2  Pages

  • The Veldt

    The Veldt is a story written by Ray Bradbury. It’s a story about a family in their Happy-Life Home in the future. More importantly, it...

    Father, Future, Mother 480  Words | 2  Pages

  • The Veldt

    ------------------------------------------------- Describe an important idea in the text(s) you have studied. Explain why that idea is relevant in today’s...

    2006 films, 21st century, BBC Films 579  Words | 2  Pages

  • The Veldt

    Literary Paragraph- “The Veldt” Theme In the short story, “The Veldt”, written by Ray Bradbury reveals the odds by...

    Emotion, Fiction, Guilt 559  Words | 2  Pages

  • The Veldt

    The Veldt Critique In the ultramodern interpretation of The Veldt, by Ray Bradbury, science fiction portrays a very genuine...

    Family, Feeling, George Costanza 580  Words | 2  Pages

  • the veldt

    The short story ‘’the Veldt’’ is a very thought provoking masterpiece that makes readers reconsider their use of technology. Since the very...

    Anxiety, Holodeck, Marriage 516  Words | 2  Pages

  • the veldt analysis essay

    “The Veldt” gives an insight into a family’s life that drastically changes due to the over usage of advanced technology. Ray Bradbury’s...

    Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic, George Hadley, Nursery Independent School District 672  Words | 4  Pages

  • Family Matters: Literary Analysis of the Veldt and Heart of a Dog

    Professor Livanos Comp Lit 202 6 April 2013 Family Matters: Literary Analysis of The Veldt and Heart of a Dog A family unit is like a...

    Family, Father, George Hadley 1440  Words | 4  Pages

  • The Veldt Essay

    Bradbury’s Evidence on the Impact of Technology The short story “The Veldt” is about a...

    ACT, Africa, Family 494  Words | 2  Pages

  • The Veldt Analysis

    developing technology for good, but they actually create some bad things as well. In his short story “The Veldt,” Ray Bradbury tells a story...

    2000s drama films, Mother, Nursery 562  Words | 2  Pages

  • Comparison of the Veldt and the Lottery

    The major differences and comparisons between "The Veldt" by Ray Bradbury, and "The Lottery" by Shirley Jackson, are towards the settings of...

    Difference, Shirley Jackson, Short story 703  Words | 2  Pages

  • The Veldt & the Yellow Sweater Essay.Doc

    ENG3U1-12 “The Yellow Sweater” vs. “The Veldt” In the short story “The Yellow Sweater” by Hugh Garner and “The Veldt” by Ray...

    David Foster Wallace, Fiction, Power 700  Words | 2  Pages

  • "The Veldt" (Analysis) by Ray Bradbury

    Timeless lessons or themes are featured in the stories that end up being classics. The authors who illustrate these ideas are the ones who remain in schools...

    Mother, Parent, Ray Bradbury 559  Words | 2  Pages

  • An opinion piece on the short story The Veldt, by Ray Bradbury

    The story of "The Veldt", is an interesting story which concerns the issue of how modern technology can destroy the typical united family. In...

    English-language films, Family, Father 483  Words | 2  Pages

  • A Parenting Comparison between two siblings from different families

    are kind and respectful to the people around them and especially their parents, but most of the time parents use different ways of educating their children....

    Family, Fiction, Novel 1063  Words | 4  Pages

  • Mind and Children

    lease answer at least 5 of the following questions in paragraph form after you have closely read The Veldt at least 2 or 3 times. Questions...

    Mind, The Illustrated Man, The Ray Bradbury Theater 804  Words | 3  Pages

  • Ray Bradbury Comparative Paper

    his works. Ray Bradbury uses figurative language such as irony, personification, and imagery to artistically present his vision of life’s morals....

    Dandelion Wine, Irony, Literary technique 901  Words | 3  Pages

  • Ray Bradbury Story Analysis

    Essay #1 In the short stories by Ray Bradbury, “The Veldt” and “The Fog Horn” plot, theme and characterization intertwine. The personas of...

    Character, Fiction, Plot 1179  Words | 3  Pages

  • Technology: the Downturn of Society

    Technology has been affecting society since the beginning of time. In every era there is a new form of technology that has helped shape society. In Ray...

    Advertising, Fiction, Foreshadowing 1479  Words | 4  Pages

  • Technology

    by different outcomes from the use of technology. Both "The Veldt" and "There Will Come Soft Rains", share symbolism, personification, and...

    House, Human, Nuclear weapon 796  Words | 2  Pages

  • Technology Is the Seed of Destruction

    of “The Veldt” by Ray Bradbury, where the Hadley children end up killing their own parents because they will be shutting down their high...

    Father, Fiction, KILL 655  Words | 2  Pages

  • Differences in Human Relationships

    piece of literature that will be discussed in this essay is a poem called Psyche with a Candle by Archibald MacLeish that represented the most difficult...

    Archibald MacLeish, Bolesław Prus, Interpersonal relationship 1090  Words | 3  Pages

  • How Will the Technology Reshape Our Future?

    thoughts, increased aggressive feelings, and increased aggressive behaviors” (Gentile). Dr. Gentile proves that violent games increases aggression through...

    Aggression, Fiction, Future 920  Words | 3  Pages

  • Dead Body

    grave is the “kopje crest/That breaks the veldt around”. The foreignness, to Hodge, of his resting place is emphasised by the use of Afrikaans...

    Death, England, English people 1222  Words | 3  Pages

  • Hills Like White Elephant

     In both Ernest Hemingway’s “Hills Like White Elephants” and Ray Bradbury’s “The Veldt”, dialogue is used effectively in enhancing the...

    Emotion, Ernest Hemingway, The Ray Bradbury Theater 516  Words | 2  Pages

  • Parents & Children

    communication, trust and respect are both very important factors in both The Veldt and Penny in the Dust. However, they are both viewed...

    Attachment parenting, Attachment theory, Attachment therapy 2158  Words | 6  Pages

  • Biology Notes

    and seasonal droughts? 38. Grasslands are transitional between what two biomes? 39. What is a forb? 40. What is the location of short grass prairies and...

    Biome, Climate, Evergreen 533  Words | 3  Pages

  • Review of Rudyard Kipling's Stories

    versatile and luminous narrative gift". The story begins in the “’sclusively bare, hit, shiny High Veldt, where there was sand and...

    Children's literature, Fiction, Gunga Din 2110  Words | 5  Pages

  • Conflict: The Watchmen

    member not willing to bite his tongue is Rorschach, who before attempting to stop Veldt, sent a complete journal of his plan the city's...

    Characters of Watchmen, English-language films, New York City 581  Words | 2  Pages

  • Technology Drifts People Apart

    Drifts People Apart Technology is evolving more and more each day. Machines are incorporated more and more into daily life, until there is next to nothing...

    Family, Father, Mother 438  Words | 2  Pages

  • Tropical Grasslands

    are experienced. Violent thunderstorms followed by a strong dry wind indicate the beginning of dry season. FAUNA Giraffes, zebras, mice, moles, snakes,...

    Climate, Earth, Forest 612  Words | 3  Pages

  • There Comes Soft Rains Personal Response

    Rendering the beautiful and power mind of Ray Bradbury in a 4 page short story. Bradbury was at his absolute best when portraying the overwhelming sense of...

    Atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Dystopia, Nuclear proliferation 913  Words | 2  Pages

  • The need of love in the family how important it is for children to be loved.

    their love through presents and money. But in my personal experience no amount of clothes, dolls, play stations, or money can replace the feeling a child...

    All You Need Is Love, Childhood, Emotion 917  Words | 3  Pages

  • Drummer Hodge: An Essay

     The Drummer Hodge: an Essay DRUMMER HODGE: An Essay I They throw in Drummer Hodge, to rest Uncoffined - just...

    Philip Larkin, Second Boer War, Thomas Hardy 1662  Words | 5  Pages

  • A Far Cry from Africa

    of the poet. The poem ends with a picture of violence and cruelty and with the idea of searching for identity. A Far Cry from Africa A wind is...

    Africa, British Empire, Colonialism 1031  Words | 3  Pages

  • Planet of Life: Apes to Man

    This episode examines the evolution of humans with the use of computer animation. This video posits that one group of primates moved onto the plains where...

    Biology, Charles Darwin, Common descent 302  Words | 2  Pages

  • Fandango

    world. This episode examines the evolution of humans with the use of computer animation. This video posits that one group of primates moved onto the plains...

    Box office, English-language films, Film 688  Words | 5  Pages

  • The Effect of Media on Our Society – the Truman Show

    today. It’s honestly sad. Anyway, this shall be the final paragraph; there have been lots of little discussions that relate to The Truman show and what...

    52nd British Academy Film Awards, Ed Harris, Jim Carrey 2368  Words | 6  Pages

  • Temperate Grassland

    Prairies in North America and The Steppes in Central Asia. Explanation: Temperate grassland biomes can be found in many locations. Often, they are...

    Grassland, Pasture, Plain 1001  Words | 4  Pages

  • Thesis Android

    journal Trends in Genetics, Stanford University researcher Gerald Crabtree suggests that evolution is, in fact, making us dumber — and that human...

    Android, Intelligence, Mobile operating system 1272  Words | 4  Pages

  • Disney Techno-Nature

    students from African countries were hired to "really validate the experience." Disney has done a convincing makeover of the Florida acreage. When Franklin...

    Africa, Disney's Animal Kingdom, Disneyland Park 1484  Words | 6  Pages

  • Xat Paper

    Human Capital Award 2012" to impart training to rural poor and backward community? (A) Wipro (B) TCS (C) Infosys (D) Mphasis (E) None of these 16. Grasslands...

    Banks of India, Economy of India, Government-owned banks in India 1372  Words | 6  Pages

  • Grassland Biomes

    Location:...

    Biome, Grassland, Plant 1430  Words | 3  Pages

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