• My Life
    happily married and have been going on ten years now. I have three wonderful kids. I have two boys which are 9 and 7, and one girl who is 4. I love to play basketball and football. I love to travel any chance I get. I am in the United States Army and I’ve been in 10 years now. I have been stationed at Fort...
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  • What is a Canon?
    • What is the canon? • What is literature? • Quality control • The classic • Canon clues • Summing up • Words, words, words • Read and view more • Final words What is the canon? When you hear the word ‘canon’, you generally think of a large, heavy weapon on wheels that...
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  • Student Press Censorship
    as they have evolved over the last century. The study will examine what is censored and who the censors are by concentrating on issues of language, sexuality, and racism. Introduction Censorship is an issue that has been debated for many years. Society places importance on censoring certain materials;...
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  • Susan Fenimore Cooper, Nature Writing, and the Problem of Canonical Elision
    on Writing in English Courses. The Paper | The struggle now being waged in the professoriate over  which writers deserve canonical status is not just a struggle  over the relative merits of literary geniuses; it is a struggle among contending factions for the right to be represented in the picture...
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  • British Slang and Its Classification
    BRITISH SLANG AND ITS CLASSIFICATION PLAN I.  INTRODUCTION 1.1 Tasks of the course work 1.2 Definition of slang II.  MAIN PART 2.1 The origin of slang. 2.2 Types of slang. a) Cockney rhyming slang b)  Polari c)  Internet slang d)  Slang of army, police e)  Money...
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  • Romanticism
    movement or period in British literary history, lasting from around 1790 to around 1830, belongs to the past. But it is also a term one sometimes encounters as a description of some element of our contemporary world, a habit or emphasis of thinking or feeling a certain way that is vaguely premised on...
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  • Sample Research Paper for English
    The struggle now being waged in the professoriate over which writers deserve canonical status is not just a struggle over the relative merits of literary geniuses; it is a struggle among contending factions for the right to be represented in the picture America draws of itself. (Tompkins 201) In...
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  • English Research Paper
    state. I mention her father's name in order to situate Susan Fenimore Cooper in literary history, or, more accurately, to position her book in relation to our understandings of literary history. For truthfully, if literary history were faithful to the developments of, and reactions to, literature of the...
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  • The Awakening Critical
    KATE CHOPIN'S THE AWAKENING: A CRITICAL RECEPTION  |      The late nineteenth century was a tumultuous time for the United States. The social, scientific, and cultural landscape of the country was | |undergoing radical changes. Darwin's theories of evolution and natural selection had called into...
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  • White Lilac
    L iterary Theory Second Edition F or Charles Swann and Raymond Williams Literary Theory An Introduction SECOND EDITION Terry Eagleton St Catherine '5 College Oxford Blackwell Publishing © 1983,1996 by Terry Eagleton BLACKWELL PUBLISHING 350 Main Street, Malden, MA 02148-5020...
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  • Intertextual Analysis
    (2011) IACSIT Press, Singapore Exploring the Post-Colonial Literary Canon Sandhya Rao Mehta Sultan Qaboos University, Oman Abstract. This paper addresses some the most prominent problematics of working with an established literary canon, including the extent to which, when implemented in universities...
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  • Literature degree
    org/details/theoryofliteratuOOinwell Alfred Hower Rutgers University New Brunswick, N. J. Theory of Literature BY RENE WELLEK Kant in England ( 1 93 1 ) The Rise of English Literary History ( 1 94 1 ) BY AUSTIN WARREN Pofe as Critic and Humanist (1929) The Elder Henry James (1934) Crashaw: A Study in Baroque Sensibility (1939) ...
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  • American Literature
    Origins of the Civil War Eric Foner Teacher's Guide Contents Arguably the finest body of literature produced by American historians since 1960 has been the work reappraising the South's "peculiar institution." But before new views could take hold, the traditional interpretation that had dominated the field...
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  • English William Shakespeare
    ENGLISH NOTES 2012-2013 Advising and Preregistration ONLY declared English majors (who have formally declared their major by Monday, April 30th) may preregister for English classes via the web on Monday, May 7th during their registration appointment times according to the following schedule: The...
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  • Censorship of Literature
    child who is taught nothing of his or her country’s cultural, political, and intellectual heritage must be pitied as much as the child who is compelled to conform on all respects to conventional wisdom” (Riechman 5). Throughout the centuries, literature has been censored because it has been accused of...
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  • Od Style
    A brief history of Stylistics Stylistics explores how readers interact with the language of (mainly literary) texts in order to explain how we understand, and are affected by texts when we read them. The development of Stylistics, given that it combines the use of linguistic analysis with what we...
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  • Children's Literature
    500 CE] 31 The Middle Ages [500 to 1500 CE] 31 The European Renaissance [1500-1650 CE] 32 The 17th Century 34 The 18th and Early 19th Centuries 35 The Victorians: The Golden Age 36 Twentieth Century: Widening Worlds 38 9. Bibliography 38 1. Introduction In 1817 Robert Bloomfield, author of The...
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  • Grfgg
    education are in educational policy and practice generally, the world today owes much to Plato and Aristotle. The ideas of these ancient scholars have provided the basis for the philosophy, policy and practice of education everywhere. This paper summarises then educational ideas of Plato and Aristotle ...
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  • Feminism
    ecofeminist standpoints with certain standpoints within nonfeminist environmental ethical theory. A third aim is to critically discuss some of the main standpoints in ecofeminism. The analysis focuses on the works of Karen Warren, Sallie McFague, Chris Cuomo, and Carolyn Merchant. Other important sources are...
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  • Homer and His Age
    Age, by Andrew Lang #36 in our series by Andrew Lang Copyright laws are changing all over the world. Be sure to check the copyright laws for your country before downloading or redistributing this or any other Project Gutenberg eBook. This header should be the first thing seen when viewing this...
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