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  • The Outsiders By Se Hinton - 1,155 words
    The Outsiders by SE Hinton In this book analysis, about the book The Outsiders by S. E. Hinton I will discuss character and plot development, as well as the setting, the authors style and my opinions about the book. In this part of the analysis I will give some information about the subjects of the book, and about the author. The author wrote the story when she was just 16 years old, in the 1950s. The book was successful, and it was sold, and still being sold, in many copies as a young adults novel. There was a movie made about it, and today there are still many schools that use this book in junior high and high schools for English classes. There were plays made about the book too. The Outsi ...
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  • The Outsiders By Se Hinton - 1,197 words
    ... ming and not connected to reality, like in page 158, when he tried to convince himself that Johnny isnt dead: ...That still body back in the hospital wasnt Johnny. Johnny was somewhere elsemaybe asleep in the lot... The supporting cast in the story is the gang and other characters. The gang members have long descriptions from Ponyboys point of view, and they are part of the plot development. The other characters in the book do not have long descriptions, and they usually appear in small parts of the plot to help its development. To conclude I can say that the characters have contributed a lot to the coherent development of the plot. The characters are believable and they enhance the feel ...
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  • Bonnie And Clyde In Oklahoma - 1,237 words
    ... rding to newspaper accounts, though this writer, as yet, has found no evidence the gang ever carried Thompsons. Billie Parker would later say that they threw several boxes, containing only parts of guns, into a lake. At Enid, they also stole the car of Dr. Julian Field, containing his medical supplies. After sending Billie Parker home, the gang traveled to Ft. Dodge, Iowa and robbed three gas stations, then went to Platte City, Missouri. Police surrounded the Barrows at a Platte City motel. They shot their way out but Buck was badly wounded. Five days later, on July 24, 1933, the gang was again surrounded in the woods north of Dexter, Iowa. Buck and Blanche were captured. Clyde, Bonnie a ...
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  • Book Report On The Outsiders - 983 words
    Book Report On The Outsiders Author: S.E. Hinton Character Analysis: Ponyboy Curtis - Ponyboy is a fourteen-year-old member of a gang called the Greasers. His parents died in a car accident, so he lives alone with his two older brothers, Darry and Soda. He is a good student and athlete, but most people at school consider him a vagrant like his Greaser friends. Sodapop Curtis - Soda is Pony's handsome, charming older brother. He dropped out of school to work at a gas station, and does not share his brothers' interest in studying and sports. Darrel Curtis - The oldest of the Curtis boys, Darry is also the acknowledged leader of the Greasers. Johnny Cade - Johnny is Pony's closest friend and th ...
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  • Electric Cars - 1,075 words
    ... p seems unnecessary, and an infringement upon the rights of citizens of the United States of America. A third area in which censorship has taken place is in literature. Censorship in literature has increased dramatically in recent years. In fact, from 1991 to 1994, there has been more than a 50% increase in the number of demands that books be banned in schools libraries as well as public libraries(Zeinert, 109). Some of the books being demanded to be removed from libraries nationwide include, Huckleberry Finn, written by Mark Twain, Forever, by Judy Blume, and The Bridge to Terabithia, written by Katherine Paterson. These American classics have been removed from shelves due to various re ...
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  • Jennifer Lopez - 583 words
    Jennifer Lopez Jennifer Lopez was born in the Bronx, New York on July 20, 1970. She is the daughter of a computer specialist Kindergarten teacher. Lopez always knew se wanted to be a performer. She started her showbiz career by appearing in the chorus of dancer, singer and choreographer Hinton Battles Synchrocinicity musical in Japan. Jennifer Lopez got her shot at acting in Connie Kaisermans My Little Girl where she perform a little part as Myra. She was selected as one of choreographer Rosie Perezs fly girls after she won a national competition of about 2,000 contestants. Lopez whose hip-hop dance numbers commanded a loyal audience in Foxs in living color, parlayed her new visibility into ...
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  • Love And Hate - 1,257 words
    Love And Hate Sarah Leslie 11-2-99 English I. Bibliographical information Hinton, S.E. That was Then, This is Now. New York, N.Y.: Dell Publishing Company, 1971 II. Setting This story was about 2 boys (Bryon and Mark). Bryon was the oldest. He was sixteen and Mark was 15. They both got into alot of trouble. They enjoyed fighting, and they were pool hustlers. Mark had moved in with Bryon and his mother when he was little. His parents had gotten into a fight and shot each other. III. Plot Structure I believe this story was a man versus himself, because all through the book Bryon was constantly changing. He and Mark started to grow apart. He started to fall in love with a girl. He also had to d ...
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  • Motorcycle Boy And Rusty James - 574 words
    Motorcycle Boy And Rusty James Rusty James is the leader of a small, dying gang in an industrial town. He lives in the shadow of the memory of his absent, older brother -- The Motorcycle Boy. His mother has left, his father drinks, school has no meaning for him and his relationships are shallow. He is drawn into one more gang fight and the events that follow begin to change his life. Rusty James is an up-and-coming street hoodlum, lamenting the salad days of the gangs when his older brother, The Motorcycle Boy, ran things as President of the Packers. Before disappearing two months earlier, Motorcycle Boy outlawed gang wars, or rumbles, by a treaty. When Rusty James breaks the treaty in a fig ...
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  • Outsiders - 1,196 words
    ... d not connected to reality, like in page 158, when he tried to convince himself that Johnny isnt dead: "...That still body back in the hospital wasnt Johnny. Johnny was somewhere elsemaybe asleep in the lot..." The supporting cast in the story is the gang and other characters. The gang members have long descriptions from Ponyboys point of view, and they are part of the plot development. The other characters in the book do not have long descriptions, and they usually appear in small parts of the plot to help its development. To conclude I can say that the characters have contributed a lot to the coherent development of the plot. The characters are believable and they enhance the feeling o ...
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  • Product Analysis Clinique 3 Step System - 674 words
    Product Analysis Clinique 3 Step System PRODUCT ANALYSIS PRODUCT AND BRAND NAME: Clinique 3-Step System MAJOR FEATURES AND CORRESPONDING BENEFITS OF PRODUCT: Clinique Facial Soap Features Benefits Unique soap formulated to Provides thorough specifically cleanse skin. cleaning and leaves skin comfortable. Cushioned lathering. Mild, gentle to skin. No wax fillers. Easy to rinse off. Hard-milled and generously Long lasting (3-4 months). sized (hard milling renders a A great value. solid bar without air). Clinically formulated by Soap is generally dermatologists. recommended by dermatologists as the best way to clean skin. Clinique Clarifying Lotion Features Benefits Exfoliation, which helps Ski ...
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  • Relationships Analysis - 848 words
    Relationships Analysis During life, a significant factor is the relationship with another. There are many aspects to a relationship that will make it strong or long lasting. Looks may seem to be important but in the long run they prove not to be. Looks can be changed through surgery and can fade with age. There are four qualities that should be found in a good strong relationship. These four factors will never change no matter what kind of relationship one is in or what one looks like. The four factors that make a good relationship are commitment, trust, caring, and communication. In any relationship, if any of these four factors are missing then the relationship will not last long. Commitme ...
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  • Rumble Fish - 295 words
    Rumble Fish Rumble Fish by S.E. Hinton Rumble Fish, by S.E. Hinton is the sequel to The Outsiders. The characters names are different, but it is still taken place in the same time period. In the story Rumble Fish, Rusty James is a greaser who has a lot of fights in and out of school. He meets up with the Motorcycle Boy and whenever Rusty is in a big situation or fight, the Motorcycle Boy always helps him out. Rusty isnt a great kid. He has a police record and has been suspended for possession of a knife. Bad things can happen to you if you dont have a knife in certain situations. For example, Rusty was in a fight and it was going to be fought with knives. Nobody in his group had one, so Rust ...
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  • S E Hilton - 1,195 words
    ... eaming and not connected to reality, like in page 158, when he tried to convince himself that Johnny isnt dead: "...That still body back in the hospital wasnt Johnny. Johnny was somewhere elsemaybe asleep in the lot..." The supporting cast in the story is the gang and other characters. The gang members have long descriptions from Ponyboys point of view, and they are part of the plot development. The other characters in the book do not have long descriptions, and they usually appear in small parts of the plot to help its development. To conclude I can say that the characters have contributed a lot to the coherent development of the plot. The characters are believable and they enhance the ...
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  • The Outsiders - 1,191 words
    ... aming and not connected to reality, like in page 158, when he tried to convince himself that Johnny isn't dead: ...That still body back in the hospital wasn't Johnny. Johnny was somewhere elsemaybe asleep in the lot... The supporting cast in the story is the gang and other characters. The gang members have long descriptions from Ponyboy's point of view, and they are part of the plot development. The other characters in the book do not have long descriptions, and they usually appear in small parts of the plot to help its development. To conclude I can say that the characters have contributed a lot to the coherent development of the plot. The characters are believable and they enhance the ...
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  • The Outsiders - 1,196 words
    ... is daydreaming and not connected to reality, like in page 158, when he tried to convince himself that Johnny isn't dead: "...That still body back in the hospital wasn't Johnny. Johnny was somewhere else-maybe asleep in the lot..." The supporting cast in the story is the gang and other characters. The gang members have long descriptions from Ponyboy's point of view, and they are part of the plot development. The other characters in the book do not have long descriptions, and they usually appear in small parts of the plot to help its development. To conclude I can say that the characters have contributed a lot to the coherent development of the plot. The characters are believable and they ...
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  • The Outsiders - 1,145 words
    The Outsiders The Outsiders The novel The Outsiders was written by the American writer S. E. Hinton in 1967. At that time, everyone thought this was a remarkable effort, since Hinton was only seventeen years old at the time of publishing. The book revolves around a gang called Greasers, situated in an American suburb some time during the 50s or the 60s. The Greasers are constantly quarrelling with another gang called the Socs. Socs is short for socialists, and they are the successful, rich kids, whereas the Greasers are from the poor part of the town. For some reason, the Greasers and the Socs dislike each other intensely, and to solve conflicts, the two gangs frequently have fistfights. The ...
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  • The Theme Of The Outsiders Human Nature - 526 words
    The Theme of The Outsiders Human Nature The Outsiders, an enthralling tale by S.E. Hinton, is an excellent story about the hardships and triumphs experienced by the Greasers and the Socs, two rival gangs. This novel suggests the stories content because the Greasers are a gang of social outcasts and misfits. This novels theme is very specific; people, no matter what their social background, strive for the same goals and experience the same disappointments. This novel shows this theme throughout a detailed story line. The fictional novel is set in a moderate-size city, possibly near Texas, in the late 1960s. Ponyboy, the main character, lives with his brothers as a greaser. One day Ponyboy and ...
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  • Their Eyes Were Watching God By Zora Neale Hurston - 1,510 words
    Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston "I am Me, My Eyes Toward God" Zora Neale Hurston an early twentieth century Afro-American feminist author, was raised in a predominately black community which gave her an unique perspective on race relations, evident in her novel, Their Eyes Were Watching God. Hurston drew on her on experiences as a feminist Afro-American female to create a story about the magical transformation of Janie, from a young unconfident girl to a thriving woman. Janie experiences many things that make her a compelling character who takes readers along as her companion, on her voyage to discover the mysteries and rewards life has to offer. Zora Neale Hurston was, th ...
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  • Their Eyes Were Watching God Research Paper - 1,515 words
    Their Eyes Were Watching God Research Paper Their Eyes Were Watching God Research Paper Zora Neale Hurston's "Their Eyes Were Watching God" Research Paper "I am Me, My Eyes Toward God" Mark Evans Zora Neale Hurston an early twentieth century Afro-American feminist author, was raised in a predominately black community which gave her an unique perspective on race relations, evident in her novel, Their Eyes Were Watching God. Hurston drew on her on experiences as a feminist Afro-American female to create a story about the magical transformation of Janie, from a young unconfident girl to a thriving woman. Janie experiences many things that make her a compelling character who takes readers along ...
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  • Their Eyes Were Watching God Research Paper - 1,575 words
    ... nature somehow has given them a lowdown dirty deal and whose feeling are all hurt about it.... No, I do not weep at the world- I am to busy sharpening my oyster knife (Discovering Authors, 4). Hurston showed her true opinions on race relations in her autobiography Dust Tracks on the Road when she declared black artists should celebrate the positive aspects of black American Negrohood. And that is exactly what Hurston did through her innovative characters in Their Eyes Were Watching God. Janie is raised by her grandmother. Grandmother sets Janie up for her journey of self-discovery. Janie's grandmother set her goal for Janie's life by saying, "Ah wanted you to look upon yo' self. Ah don't ...
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