Essays Tagged: "Stein"

Post WW1 american literature

post WWI Paris hold a prominent place in the history of American literature. Described by Gertrude Stein in the epigraph to Earnest Hemingway's The Sun Also Rises as "a lost generation," the intellec ... ut writing. Employing style, form and meaning as a whole to illustrate the problems of modern life, Stein and Hemingway are the earliest and perhaps most influential writers in the development of mode ...

(7 pages) 140 1 4.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Discuss at least one possible cause of a named learning difficulty other than autism (e.g. dyslexia, dyscalcylia). Refer to evidence in your answer (12 marks)

rtems can't be applied or generalised to living dyslexic peoples brains. There is more evidence, by Stein, which also supports the timing theory. Stein says that the mother's immune system attacks the ... from the retina to the cortex, which is meant to match up images from each eye into a single image. Stein says that dyslexia is a widespread neurological problem. The evidence is from Stein and Talcot ...

(4 pages) 35 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Common Disorders

Ben Stein for President

Ben Stein for President Melissa MerrileesThe glimmering electronic media-web that spans every sphere of ... from the cauldron of a media conglomerate, comes the consummate presidential candidate: Benjamin J. Stein. Ben has the perfect resume to be the leader of America.First of all, Ben Stein has an amusing ... the young Ben as he participated in activities with his father, famed economist and writer, Herbert Stein, who was chairman of the President's Council of Economic Advisers, back in the Nixon administr ...

(2 pages) 18 0 3.0 Jun/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Ernest Hemingway's underlying attitude towards Gertrude Stein in "A Moveable Feast"

"Miss Stein, The Rustic Hag"Although Ernest Hemingway sees Gertrude Stein as a mentor and motherly figure, ... s a self-righteous, domineering, and critical woman. In the beginning, Hemingway described Gertrude Stein as cordial and friendly with "beautiful eyes and a strong German-Jewish face" which reminded h ... n of her being an old, matronly-unwed and childless-woman. Including this, and even though Gertrude Stein helped immerse Hemingway into the writing scene and coach him as his writing mentor, Gertrude ...

(1 pages) 14 0 3.7 Jan/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors > Ernest Hemingway

"Tender Buttons" by Gertrude Stein - a fragment analysis

d there places change then certainly something is upright. It is earnest." (G.S., TB., pg3)Gertrude Stein is best known for her experimental modernist unique style. The uniqueness lies in the fact tha ... d in simple sentences, using extended metaphors formed of every day common words.In Tender Buttons, Stein focuses on her experimental style , trying new ways of eliminating grammar and syntax and usin ...

(2 pages) 19 0 0.0 Mar/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

A Tragic Loss

own the windows, all, except for the room where Devan once slept. Inside the room sat John and Lucy Stein in opposite corners, avoiding any eye contact with each other.When early spring began, the som ... any eye contact with each other.When early spring began, the sombre atmosphere was lifted from the Stein residence. John was painting Devan's room candy pink for Lizzy, their newborn baby, and Lucy h ...

(2 pages) 324 0 0.0 Jan/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays

The New Greatest Generation-- Or Naw?

sites are filled with pictures of themselves. Selfies plague Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. Joel Stein expresses his view on the subject, explaining that all this narcissism and technological obses ... such categorizations. They might ask, "Does the older generation really know any better?" Now, Joel Stein has brought proof to the table. He exclaims, "I have studies! I have statistics!" (28) This mu ...

(3 pages) 2 0 0.0 Sep/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers