Essays Tagged: "Christie"

Parody is the greatest compliment to the original- discuss in relation to the mouse trap by agatha christie and the real inspector hound by tom stoppard

themselves to ridicule. There can be no doubt that "The Real Inspector Hound" is a parody of Agatha Christies play "The Mouse Trap". The characters, setting and to some extent the plot of the earlier ... e to encapsulate the main fundamentals associated with crime fiction by humorously mimicking Agatha Christie's arguably most successful work.The crime fiction genre is usually set out with a professio ...

(7 pages) 53 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Crime Control Critical Comments

In the book "Crime Control As Industry", Nils Christie states that our upward spiraling prison populations, particularly in the United States is a ... gulag. Our American prison may be moving from a form of criminal control to a form of slave labor. Christie also points out that America has entered the modern age of crime control with sentencing gu ... ing guide-lines.This slave labor in America's modern crime control is only one of many aspects that Christie discusses. Christie believes that criminals need to pay back their victims more directly th ...

(4 pages) 91 0 4.5 Sep/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Children's Emergent Writing

ming sentences""It has been one of the finest things which have ever taken place in our school!"'L. Christie'These are only a few thoughts and opinions on emergent writing, which I collected from the ...

(11 pages) 44 0 0.0 Jan/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

The role of women in detective fiction in the works of Agatha Christie's - A Body in the Library vs Dorothy Sayers - Strong Poison.

ts. Women in literature were destined to be granted major roles in detective fiction novels. Agatha Christie finally broke the predominance of the male detective. The changing social environment durin ... stions eventually entered the realm of literature, especially detective fiction. Analysis of Agatha Christie's amateur detective Miss Jane Marple and the role of women in Dorothy Sayers's Strong Poiso ...

(9 pages) 17 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors

People in the Sun

(3 pages) 0 0 0.0 Dec/2013

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature