Essays Tagged: "enders game"

"Ender's Game" by Orson Scott Card

t less numbers of bones in the 4 yearsthat he is there. While he is there he plays a virtual realitygame. When he beats the game the computer makes up aplace called the end of the world. There are som ... could out smart adults when he was 5.Another reason why I like him is because he likes to playvideo games. He says that they make him even smarter.Another reasons why I like Ender is because he doesn' ...

(3 pages) 75 1 3.3 Jan/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Ender's Shadow by Orison Scott Card, a parallel novel to Ender's Game.

Ender's Shadow, is a parallel novel to Ender's Game, by Orison Scott Card. Orison Scott Card was born in 1951 in Richland, Washington. He has won t ... ington. He has won the John W. Campbell Award for best new writer of 1977, won the Hugo for Ender's Game, along with many other awards. Besides being a writer, he had other careers, including being a ... sides being a writer, he had other careers, including being a Mormon missionary in Brazil, computer game consultant, local Democratic precinct judge, and Utah state convention delegate. He has written ...

(3 pages) 56 0 3.8 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

"Ender's Game" by Orson Scott Card.

In the book Ender's Game, two of the main characters are tired of being treated like children in society, so they decide ... ards, or doing research. Precious few of them are actually in positions of power." (pg.129, Ender's Game, by Card, Orson S., Tom Doherty and Associates Inc., New York, N.Y., 1991) Peter is an extremel ...

(4 pages) 77 0 4.6 May/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Speaker for the Dead (response Journal Entrys 1-9)

Journal Entry # 1Speaker for the Dead is the sequel to Enders Game in which Ender is still a small boy growing up. In this book Ender is a young adult yet ... e speaking of the dead saying "now all my popas are gone".The ideas here reminded me of the prequel Enders Game because it is also about another alien race and the climax was Enders training that was ...

(8 pages) 35 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Ender's Shadow information about many things such as the expectations, rules, rewards, and consequences of the novel.

to find intelligent children to train for battle. The children needed to play the computer fantasy game so the International Fleet could read their minds. The children also needed to listen to their ...

(2 pages) 29 0 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Book Report Enders Game, by Orson Scott Card

Book Title: Ender's GameAuthor: Orson Scott CardGenre: Science FictionSetting Location: Earth and SpaceTime Period: The ... the "Buggers".His strength and genius pull him to the top of the list of the extremely competitive games in the Battle Room. The Battle Room is a combat area in which armies of soldiers, the children ...

(3 pages) 49 0 5.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

"Ender's Game" by Orson Scott Card

In Enders society children are brought up believing that there are creatures called the "Buggers" that ... ce was made entirely by Ender but was influenced by others.One of the things that really influenced Enders decision to join the battle school was his school on Earth. In the beginning of the book Ende ...

(3 pages) 45 0 3.0 Sep/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

"Ender's Game" by Orson Scott Card: Incorporating Romance novel elements

lements, which make it a Romance novel.One example of a Romance element is Ender Wiggen's birth. In Enders society children are brought up believing that there are creatures called the "Buggers" that ...

(2 pages) 28 0 3.0 Feb/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Enders Game

Ender's Game: The story of a young, brilliant boy who is destined to save humanity by leading a strike force ... fizzled out in the early nineties because of numerous problems throughout the eastern block.Ender's Game is partly about this struggle that all Americans went through during the cold war, but there is ... mindless masses who seem to eat up everything that anyone who seems to know anything says? Ender's Game is a complicated story of a futuristic world in which there is a distant alien enemy, and a les ...

(8 pages) 13 0 5.0 Mar/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Bird’s Wings

ould fall apart just like a bird would fall without its wings. In Orson Scott Card's novel, Ender's Game the lack of communication causes many problems. Andrew "Ender" Wiggin, a child with a phenomena ... ts that could have been avoided. Nevertheless, the lack of communication that took place in Ender's Game led to intense quarrels and, eventually, even a war.Obviously, Stilson and Ender have a very ag ...

(4 pages) 996 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Bird’s Wings

ould fall apart just like a bird would fall without its wings. In Orson Scott Card's novel, Ender's Game the lack of communication causes many problems. Andrew "Ender" Wiggin, a child with a phenomena ... ts that could have been avoided. Nevertheless, the lack of communication that took place in Ender's Game led to intense quarrels and, eventually, even a war.Obviously, Stilson and Ender have a very ag ...

(4 pages) 393 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

American Novel

clude are military weapons, communication, transport methods, and government.http://husted.com/hgsf/Enders_Game.htm -for technology http://www.kn.pacbell.com/wired/fil/pages/webendersen.html Conflicts ...

(3 pages) 317 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Card And Clarke: At The Extremes Of A Genre

part from the mainstream. This idea can be seen clearly in Orson Scott Card's unique novel, Ender's Game, and in Arthur C. Clarke's traditional science-fiction short story, The Nine Billion Names of G ... and different senses of good and evil in their respective worlds.Orson Scott Card's novel, Ender's Game, creates a world with the scientific hypothesis that earth has been attacked by an alien race, ...

(5 pages) 513 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Enders Game

Enders Game Card, Orson Scott . Enders Game. New York. Tom Dohorty Publications llc. 1991.This book ...

(2 pages) 13 0 0.0 Mar/2002

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Ender's Game

Ender's Game starts out on the world of earth. After 2 vicous wars with an ant-like species called the Bugge ...

(1 pages) 692 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

Ender's Shadow

This is a book that follows a series of other books starting with Enders Game. This book takes a different look at the same character ender. In the first book the mai ...

(1 pages) 12 0 0.0 Feb/2008

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

Ender's Game - I recommend this book

The Science fiction novel, "Ender's Game" is about an extraordinary third child who is illegal due to current population control laws. H ... known as "Launchies" are soon given their Desks which is much like a laptop. Ender discovers a mind game on his Desk that is controlled and directed with his thoughts. It has the ability to project yo ... ty to project your fears, thoughts, and knowledge into the environment. He later finds out that the games are watched, and are used to analyze his thoughts and behavior. The students are introduced to ...

(10 pages) 22 1 0.0 Nov/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

The all too real effect of games in "Ender's Game"

In Enders Game the effects of what appear to be even the most harmless games is very real death and des ...

(2 pages) 14 0 1.0 Feb/2009

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Book report: ENDER'S GAME by Orson Scott Card

Ender's Game by Orson Scott Card details the youth of Andrew "Ender" Wiggin, a child prodigy who is trained ... ing it is to know, then, that his story has only just begun.BIBLIOGRAPHY:Card, Orson Scott. Ender's Game. Tor Books, 1985.

(4 pages) 934 0 0.0 Feb/2009

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American