Essays Tagged: "Connor"

The Moderation of Roseanne

true balance and meaning of the family come from the functional aspects of their lives. The Connor family consists of father Dan, mother Roseanne, and three children - Becky, Darlene, and D.J. ... by the family as a whole. Although it is blurred by the moderate levels of sarcasm in the show, the Connor family is enriched in strong family values. Unlike situation comedies like Married Wit ...

(5 pages) 170 4 4.7 Oct/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

Old vs New South, paper based on Flannery O'Conner's book A Good Man is Hard to Find.

Paper based on Flannery O'Conner's book A Good Man is Hard to Find -Old vs New SouthIn Flannery O'Connor's stories, 'A Good Man is Hard to Find' and 'Good Country People,' a change from the old sout ... o Find' and 'Good Country People,' a change from the old south to the new south is quite evident. O'Connor uses these stories to show the differences between the old and new south and to voice her dis ...

(5 pages) 211 0 5.0 Jul/1994

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

Thanksgiving.

oked half-heartedly at them.After the party the room was a mess. Two overturned chairs huddled in a Connor, one with both back legs broken off. The ivory couch decorated with crimson blotches of spill ...

(1 pages) 53 1 3.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

A Comparison and Evaluation of "A Good Man is Hard to Find" (O'Connor) vs. "The Death of Tommy Grimes" (Meaddough), focusing on characterization, atmosphere and the grotesque.

d woman,' the Misfit said, 'if it had been somebody there to shoot her every minute of her life.'(O'Connor 11)" "The Death of Tommy Grimes" is much more straightforward in its anti-traditionalist mess ... between the grandmother and the Misfit, a device that is seemingly present only in order to allow O'Connor to communicate her views on the grandmother's selfishness in death, a message which was myste ...

(7 pages) 90 0 2.2 Jan/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

One Swift Movement

ay to you, Father, that you will accept our offering, and raise up our sister Jenny and our brother Connor, with his Son, in glory. Give them eternal rest, O Lord, and may perpetual light shine upon t ... on the lower floor and then thrown in a lit match, starting the fire that had killed both Jenny and Connor. He had not gone to the Police, because, well, he just couldn't. Anthony wasn't able to compe ...

(4 pages) 10 0 0.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare

Araby by James Joyce

e well-situated throughout the story. First of all, "the story both begins and ends with darkness" (Connor). The first being the street on which the narrator lived on was "blind" then the "watching" o ...

(5 pages) 84 1 4.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

Prisoners of War - Chapter 36

uldn't get some now I was becoming really sick. This was probably due to a little chat I had with O'Connor yesterday.Of course the way I felt didn't help these thoughts just drift away, I was in fact ... were burning up making me want to curl up into a ball and die.But I didn't...I couldn't. I heard O'Connor calling to me, and forcing down the nausea I got back up and walked across the room to where ...

(20 pages) 22 0 5.0 Aug/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Parker's Back by Flannery O'Connor

To the uninitiated, the significance of Flannery O'Connor's Parker's Back can seem at once cold and dispassionate, as well as almost absurdly stark and ... horrendous, freak fatalities or, at the very least, a character's emotional devastation. Flannery O'Connor is a Christian writer, and her work is message-oriented, yet she is far too brilliant a styli ... ; like all good writers, crass didacticism is abhorrent to her. Unlike some more cryptic writers, O'Connor was happy to discuss the conceptual and philosophical underpinnings of her stories, and this ...

(5 pages) 64 0 4.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Binge Drinking and University Students.

tcome expectancies predict differential drinking patterns among adolescents both here in Australia (Connor et al., 2000) and overseas (Wall et al., 1998). During the 'Acquisition phase' of the social ... s, alcohol expectancies can develop from both vicarious experience and personal learning histories (Connor et al., 2000). Several perspectives surrounding expectancies exist, including the tension red ...

(8 pages) 73 0 4.0 Oct/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

The Journals of the Founding Fathers.

March 13, 2176From the mind of Connor,I don't know what I really expected when I decided to come to this new planet, but it certain ... ntil I heard Eric and James enter.So it is, the first day on our new planet, though the eyes of one Connor David Victor Belford. I end this journal written in my own blood (I slashed myself with the h ... t) quickly, for I cannot bear to go in depth of the horrible events that have occurred today, again.ConnorMarch 13, 2176Through the eyes of EricUnfortunately, I have to record this. I will state as li ...

(33 pages) 32 1 5.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

A craft-based essay on Flannery O'Connor's short story, "Good Country People," as it appears in "The Grant Book of the American Short Story"

bible salesman with hollowed out holy books full of liquor and dirty playing cards and condoms...O'Connor introduces conflict into the story immediately with Mrs. Freeman's two faces (an apt, foresha ... , the realization of her own fault in being deceived by someone she thought grossly inferior. And O'Connor certainly dons the irony hat in an oh-so-appropriate way with the story's last sentence.Joy-H ...

(1 pages) 22 0 3.0 Nov/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Gotha, a story with 3 views

this one out? O god I’m so screwedI can’t answer all these questions, please stop. Think, Connor think. Be fast, be smart! Say something! Come on, come on! A football match? No, she has seen ...

(4 pages) 377 0 4.0 Mar/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories

The Scene On The Top Of The Reservoir¡¦s Walls ¡V From Kreizler¡¦s Point Of View

s and shaking throughout his body. Then he looked down and tried to choke that boy.At this instant, Connor with two people came. He forced Beecham to release the boy. Very slowly, Beecham released his ... it seemed that those organs could open no further, they began to blink, rapidly and uncontrollably. Connor¡¦s appearance destroyed my observation, and I was very angry with him and his fe ...

(4 pages) 439 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Audit Report: I-Mate.

ing (Robbins & Judge 2007). The team in this case did not go through the storming stage because Connor was the dominant personality, who imposed himself as head of the team in the formation stage. ... (Robbins & Judge, 2007). Had the team gone through this stage, opinions and ideas different to Connor's would have surfaced. This stage is normally characterized by intragroup conflict and resist ...

(9 pages) 79 0 5.0 Sep/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Jilting of Granny Weatherall

audience before she is wisked away from the land of the living. It is reminiscint of The Flannery O?Connor story "A Good Man is Hard to Find." The Misfit has just executed a fast-talking grandmother. ...

(2 pages) 27 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Religion in "The River" by O'Connor

In ?The River?, O?Connor tells a story of a young child, ignored by his parents, finding meaning in a preacher and a r ... een dunked in this river it is as if he is still under it listening to his muffled mother?s voice.O?Connor?s ending initially seems to be a tragic one but after a closer look and understanding the mea ...

(2 pages) 7 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

“Revelation” and “A Good Man is Hard to Find

In two of Flannery O?Connor?s short stories, ?Revelation? and ?A Good Man is Hard to find? we find a lot of similarities ... nd? we find a lot of similarities in the author?s portrayal of the characters as well as themes. ?O?Connor?s stories are challenging because her characters, who initially seem radically different from ... .? (424) However, each story also depicts it?s own unique tell of spirituality and understanding. O?Connor?s ?Revelation? is a tale of a middle class women, Ruby Turpin, who is certain about her place ...

(1 pages) 21 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

Symbolism in The Boondock Saints

The Boondock SaintsSymbolismThe Boondock Saints follows brothers; Connor and Murphy McManus as they set out to rid South Boston of the evil that is: murderers, rapist ... setting for the audience and also it lets everyone know these two men are Irish.The next scene has Connor and Murphy in an Irish bar in South Boston with their friend Rocco who is connected to the Ma ... The audience then gets to see how the brothers killed the two Russians. As the Russians are taking Connor out of the apartment the director shows his and Murphy's Celtic crosses hanging on the wall. ...

(9 pages) 4153 0 4.0 Oct/2009

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

A review of ‘Risk perceptions, general environmental beliefs, and willingness to address climate change’

, general environmental beliefs, and willingness to address climate change' was published by R. E O'Connor and colleagues in 1999. In this study, O'Connor et al. attempt a novel exploration of the cog ... f public psychological orientations in relation to broad non-issue-specific environmental themes. O'Connor et al. aimed to harness the combined utility of both research perspectives to obtain a fuller ...

(8 pages) 1 0 0.0 Apr/2013

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Dysfunction Bunch A Comparison Between "A Good Man is Hard to Find" and Why I Loive at the P.O."

mple, Grandmother asks for the misfit to spare her life "'You wouldn't shoot a lady would you?'" (0'Connor,550) but never asks the misfits to spare the life of her children. Also, when the misfit was ... rs would be that Grandmother was the religious type. "She wanted to tell him that he must pray," (O'Connor,553) she would use Jesus in her situation to try to save her from being killed. While in Stel ...

(4 pages) 0 0 0.0 Dec/2013

Subjects: Literature Research Papers