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The Glass Menagerie by Tennessee Williams

The Glass Menagerie by Tennessee Williams

The Glass Menagerie by Tennessee Williams. Advanced Composition & Novel Mrs. Snipes & Mrs. Lutes. Tennessee Williams (1911-1983).

By mike_john
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Elementary Production Economics of Marijuana

Elementary Production Economics of Marijuana

Elementary Production Economics of Marijuana. A.G. with help from C.J. and A.K. April 14, 2005. Production of a crop - inputs.

By Jimmy
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Strain Theory

Strain Theory

Strain Theory. Source: US Census, 2000. Strain Theory is about Deviant Motivation. Assumption #1 : We are all naturally law-abiding, if given the chance Assumption #2 : We break rules when we experience strain Assumption #3 : Strain originates in our social experience.

By albert
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F. Scott Fitzgerald

F. Scott Fitzgerald

F. Scott Fitzgerald. Fitzgerald grew up in the 20’s Joined the Army Zelda The Great Gatsby 1924 The importance of wealth Zelda, Scottie and Paris Everyone must have a downfall

By Thomas
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Of Mice and Men

Of Mice and Men

Of Mice and Men. John Steinbeck. 1. About the Author: John Steinbeck. His books are set in California and deal with problems of working people . Characters in his books are immigrants from Mexico or from other parts of the U.S. who went to CA looking for work or a better life

By Gabriel
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The Dramatic Genres of Realism and Naturalism

The Dramatic Genres of Realism and Naturalism

The Dramatic Genres of Realism and Naturalism. http://www.newberry.edu/theatre/theatre/THE%20110/REALISM%20AND%20NATURALISM.htm. The Genres of Realism and Naturalism. Ignore classical conventions of drama Use prose dialogue instead of poetry

By sanura
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THE POSTWAR BOOM

THE POSTWAR BOOM

THE POSTWAR BOOM. THE AMERICAN DREAM IN THE 1950S. Chapter 19.1 Essential Questions. What economic and social problems faced Americans after World War II? How did the desire for stability lead to political conservatism? What were causes and effects of social unrest in the postwar period?

By ferguson
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James Baldwin, “Sonny’s Blues”

James Baldwin, “Sonny’s Blues”

James Baldwin, “Sonny’s Blues”. James Baldwin (1924-1987). Born in Harlem, 1924 Illegitimate Mother was a domestic worker Grew up in great poverty Step-father was a factory worker and store-front preacher Baldwin himself was a street preacher for a few years

By ide
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Films of the 1950s

Films of the 1950s

Films of the 1950s. Conformity and Rebellion. Anticommunism before WWII. Fears of “premature anti-Fascists” such as Dorothy Parker, Dashiell Hammett, etc. before WWII Support for republican Spain during the 1937 Spanish Civil War

By aideen
(252 views)

Thesis Statements

Thesis Statements

Thesis Statements. (Or as I like to say, “What’s your point?”). Analytical Thesis Statement.

By mliss
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THE NEW FRONTIER Cause and Effects

THE NEW FRONTIER Cause and Effects

THE NEW FRONTIER Cause and Effects. LEARNING OBJECTIVES:. SS.912.A.6.5 Explain the impact of World War II on domestic government policy SS.912.A.6.13 Analyze significant foreign policy events during the Truman, Eisenhower, Kennedy, Johnson, and Nixon administrations

By lynton
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SOCIAL STRATIFICATION

SOCIAL STRATIFICATION

SOCIAL STRATIFICATION. DOES THE SYSTEM WORK FOR YOU, OR ARE YOU WORKING FOR THE SYSTEM?. SOCIAL STRATIFICATION. A SYSTEM BY WHICH A SOCIETY RANKS CATEGORIES OF PEOPLE IN A SOCIAL HIERARCHY. IT IS A TRAIT OF SOCIETY DOES NOT REFLECT INDIVIDUAL DIFFERENCES, BUT SOCIETY’S STRUCTURE

By cais
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Growth of the Middle Class

Growth of the Middle Class

Growth of the Middle Class. The availability of affordable consumer goods, coupled with new methods for purchasing them, meant most American workers were part of a growing middle class. Between 1923 and 1929, American workers saw their real income rise by 11 percent. Americans as consumers.

By sian
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Realizing the American Dream

Realizing the American Dream

Realizing the American Dream. Are You Ready to Buy a Home?. Agenda. Is owning a home right for you How you buy a home Your homeownership team Mortgage payment and other costs How much you can afford Qualifying ratios. Advantages of Homeownership. Stable housing costs Tax benefits

By keelty
(328 views)

Antipoverty Effectiveness of Social Insurance Programs

Antipoverty Effectiveness of Social Insurance Programs

Antipoverty Effectiveness of Social Insurance Programs. Today’s Reading Schiller Ch. 13-Social Insurance Programs DeParle, Ch. 18: A Shot at the American Dream: Milwaukee, Fall 1999. Today’s Questions. How do social insurance programs differ from means-tested programs?

By helena
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Raisin in the Sun by Lorraine Hansberry

Raisin in the Sun by Lorraine Hansberry

Raisin in the Sun by Lorraine Hansberry. A. Introduction. Lorraine Hansberry was inspired by Arthur Miller’s Death of a Salesman—she wanted to show the struggles of another type of American family. A. Introduction.

By maddox
(369 views)

Einstein's Dreams

Einstein's Dreams

Einstein's Dreams. Translation through Poetry . Prologue. Fading Fast. Light is dimming. Just need to catch up. Darkness. Thoughts running through. Dreaming now. Faded fast. Catching up. When will light be in my future?. The End of Time. May 8, 1905. One day to go…

By gavril
(166 views)

The attributes of true Christianity

The attributes of true Christianity

The attributes of true Christianity. Attribute #1 - Patience Attribute #2 - Contentment. On one side – we have Envy. Simon the Sorcerer – Acts 8:9-23 Simon accepts Christ – verse 13 Peter and John join them and pray that they would receive the Holy Spirit – verse 15

By antonia
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ENGL1001 – American Literature F. Scott Fitzgerald – The Great Gatsby (1926)

ENGL1001 – American Literature F. Scott Fitzgerald – The Great Gatsby (1926)

ENGL1001 – American Literature F. Scott Fitzgerald – The Great Gatsby (1926). Dr. John Masterson 5 th Lecture July-August 2011. You can access these presentations through the ENGL1 blog. Go to – http://witsenglishi.wordpress.com. The American Frontiersman. Whose American Dream?.

By maxwell
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Jeopardy

Jeopardy

Jeopardy. The Great Gatsby. Quotes: Who said it and about whom/what was it said?. Misc. Characters. Symbols. Plot. 100. 100. 100. 100. 100. 200. 200. 200. 200. 200. 300. 300. 300. 300. 300. 400. 400. 400. 400. 400. 500. 500. 500. 500. 500. Final Jeopardy. 100.

By edna
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