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Kindred novel notes are briefly offered.

1) Dana hopes to have enough of an influence on Rufus that, should she return by herself someday, he will be sympathetic and willing to give him help. Is it likely that the influence of Dana and Kevin will be enough to win out over the influence of his parents and the society he is growing up in? 2) Is there any foreshado

Country Bears

first, look up your favorite movie, and find a bad review of it (that is, a reviewer that dislikes the movie). is a great site to find positive and negative reviews of movies. Save or favorite the site as you will have to include it in your paper by referencing it with quotes and including a works cited page t

Reflect on Knapp's Stages and the Article

1. Read BOTH documents carefully 2. Identify the stage of your most current relationship. Provide at least one example to support your claim (make sure you spend a good deal of time describing this portion). 3. Identify all 10 stages of this theory in a past relationship. Provide at least one example to support your

Argument essay help

Using teen pregnancy and prenatal care, conduct research and write a plan for a research paper on your issue that will be written. The purpose of your research is to locate sources related to the topic in order to become more informed of the issue as discussed in credible outside sources and then select appropriate sources t

Critique of a Journal Article

In approximately 350 words, discuss the following research questions based on the attached journal article by Wei-Fen Lin. 1. What is the researcher wondering about? 2. Is the researched hypothesis clearly stated? 3. Do these flow clearly from the literature review? 4. Is the design appropriate to investigate the hyp

Validity synopsis

What exactly is "validity" in the context of research? How does research using quantitative methods differ from research using qualitative methods in terms of establishing validity?

Their Eyes Are Watching God plot notes

1) How would you characterize the change Janie undergoes after Joe dies? 2) How does Janie's behavior develop after Joe's death? 3) How does Janie's characteristics develop after Joe's death? 4) How does this help develop the reader's understanding of her character? 5) How do these developments relate to the reader'

The settings in "Their Eyes Were Watching God" are briefly discussed.

1) Which ONE of the the three different locations/settings in "Their Eyes Were Watching God" would be considered the most relevant to the novel and why? 2) What is the significance of this setting? 3) How does this setting serve to develop the reader's understanding and appreciation of African American literature? 4) H

Pumped, Pierced, Painted and Pagan

Guidance on an analytical essay on a piece of literature in The Conscious Reader is given. "In Pumped, Pierced, Painted and Pagan," author Joe Woodard says NYU psychology professor Paul Vitz believes "cosmetic mutilation" has now been able to enter into the mainstream culture only because of the revival of paganism and the eclip

Dracula Questions Explicated using Textual Evidence

#1 When Dracula is speaking to his wives, he tells them that after he gets all the information he needs from Harker that they can do what they want with him. This goes to show how devious Dracula can be. He would make a great politician. What do you think? #2 Dracula is a monster who preys on children in the middle of the ni

Theme in Johnson's work

At the end of chapter 10, Johnson explains why he chose to pass as a white man. At the very end of chapter 11 he speaks of regrets. 1) I am looking for opinion as to his ideas of both shame and regret? I am confused as to why he chose this first and then regretted it later. 2) How does this part of the memoir increase one

Examine mediation and arbitration

I need to be able to answering the following: What is the function, role, and effectiveness of mediation and arbitration in conflict resolution.  What types of disputes can be utilized by mediation and arbitration? Visit American Arbitration Association. Explain what this organization does. What are the drawbacks

Symbols in "America" by James Monroe Whitfield are explained.

I recently read this poem as part of a unit on African American literature and have some questions: 1) What symbols does this piece contain? (I know that a symbol will usually appear more than once in a piece of literature and often in important moments in the piece, however, I am having difficulty determining the symbol(s) i

Symbolism in Johnson's autobiography

Since a symbol is described as an object that holds a significance larger than its literal one, I am wondering about the symbol of the 10 dollar coin Johnson receives in Chapter 1 of this book? 1) What is the symbolic meaning of this item? 2) How is this meant to help the reader's understanding of the story? I am lookin

Frederick Douglass' Narrative is briefly compared to Truth's text.

1) Based on his narrative it seems as though the final straw was late payment of his wages to Master Hugh, which caused him to lose his freedom of seeking work for wages. I do believe all the injustices Douglass experienced as a slave were well contributing factors to him escaping, it just seems as if money is what eventually s

Employee Free Choice Act overview

# Find a link on the Internet to a website that favors passage of the Employee Free Choice Act. # Find another link on the Internet to a website that opposes passage of the Employee Free Choice Act. # Study the contents of both websites including any videos or literature. # Provide the URL for each website and (from yo

Data Communication

Is there truth to the statement that some people can actually hear the quantization error in compact disc recordings?

Exemplification essay

I need help with this please. Unsure exactly how to write this and cannot find enough information on any of the subjects. Need any references used. Exemplification essay on one of the following topics: Sustainable development Democracy in the digital age Information technologyâ??s effect on society

"Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, An American Slave"

1) What figurative language does Douglass appear to be using in his memoir? 2) How does this affect the reading of the Narrative? 3) Is there another type of figurative language that might have been more appropriate or had more impact on the reader? If so, how? 4) What is the relationship between the physical effects o

Could you live with less?

Could You Live With Less? Underline the technological products or services that Mills has chosen to live without. Compared to the lifestyle of the average person on Earth, my days are i lush with comfort and convenience: I have a warm home, enough to eat, my own car. But compared to most of my urban American contempo¬rari

The Awakening's symbols are explicated briefly.

Pike and Acosta (2011) define literary symbolism as â??one type of literary device: an image whose meaning has become fixed by convention, such as the flagâ?¦bald eagle, or a roseâ? (p. 138). The sea is symbolic in The Awakening, and represents various underlying meanings. For example, Edna refers to the sea as an entity t

Writing process in a nutshell

Explains the process of writing and editing your research paper. Make sure that you include a clearly worded statement of purpose in an appropriate place (such as the end of the introduction). Identify the key writing and editing strategies you applied. Discuss any obstacles or challenges you had revising and editing your paper.