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Literary themes for students : examining diverse literature to understand and compare universal themes, Race and prejudice, Anne Marie Hacht, editor

Label
Literary themes for students : examining diverse literature to understand and compare universal themes, Race and prejudice
Title
Literary themes for students
Title remainder
examining diverse literature to understand and compare universal themes
Title part
Race and prejudice
Statement of responsibility
Anne Marie Hacht, editor
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Works included represent a wide range of circumstances in which individuals experience prejudice in American, British and world literature. The discussion goes well beyond race, religion, and gender into ethnicity, social status, mental and physical health, and personal beliefs and behaviors
Member of
Cataloging source
MiFhGG
Dewey number
809.933355
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN56.R16
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hacht, Anne Marie
  • Gale (Firm)
Series statement
  • Literary themes for students
  • Gale eBooks
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Twain, Mark
  • Kushner, Tony
  • Gaines, Ernest J
  • Haley, Alex
  • X, Malcolm
  • Chopin, Kate
  • Brooks, Gwendolyn
  • Brown, Dee Alexander
  • Silko, Leslie
  • Walker, Alice
  • Paton, Alan
  • Frank, Anne
  • O'Connor, Flannery
  • Houston, James D
  • Houston, Jeanne Wakatsuki
  • Keyes, Daniel
  • Levi, Primo
  • Conrad, Joseph
  • Cisneros, Sandra
  • King, Martin Luther
  • Angelou, Maya
  • Mathabane, Mark
  • Ellison, Ralph
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Wright, Richard
  • Hughes, Langston
  • Sone, Monica Itoi
  • Forster, E. M.
  • Hansberry, Lorraine
  • Taylor, Mildred D
  • Woolf, Virginia
  • Du Bois, W. E. B.
  • Lee, Harper
  • Stowe, Harriet Beecher
  • Wollstonecraft, Mary
  • Alexie, Sherman
  • Race in literature
  • Prejudices in literature
  • Social conflict in literature
  • Genocide in literature
  • Ethnicity in literature
  • Sex role in literature
  • Religion in literature
  • Segregation in literature
  • Sexual orientation in literature
Label
Literary themes for students : examining diverse literature to understand and compare universal themes, Race and prejudice, Anne Marie Hacht, editor
Link
https://link.gale.com/apps/pub/5KXS/GVRL?sid=gale_marc&u=lln_pebr
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Electronic resource
  • Gale Virtual Reference
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Race and predjudice in American literature -- Race and predjudice in British literature -- Race and predjudice in World literature -- The adventures of Huckleberry Finn / Mark Twain -- Angels in America / Tony Kushner -- The autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman / Ernest J. Gaines -- The autobiography of Malcolm X / Alex Haley and Malcolm X -- The awakening / Kate Chopin -- Blacks / Gwendolyn Brooks -- Bury my heart at wounded knee: an Indian history of the American West / Dee Brown -- Ceremony / Leslie Marmon Silko -- The color purple / Alice Walker -- Cry, the beloved country / Alan Paton -- The diary of a young girl / Anne Frank -- "Everything that rises must converge" / Flannery O'Connor -- Farewell to Manzanar / James D. Houston and Jeanne Wakatsuki Houston -- Flowers for Algernon / Daniel Keyes -- "A good day" / Primo Levi -- Heart of Darkness / Joseph Conrad -- The house on Mango Street / Sandra Cisneros -- "I have a dream" / Martin Luther King, Jr. -- I know why the caged bird sings / Maya Angelou -- Kaffir boy: the true story of a Black youth's coming of age in apartheid South Africa / Mark Mathabane -- "King of the bingo game" / Ralph Ellison -- The merchant of Venice / William Shakespeare -- Native son / Richard Wright -- "The Negro speaks of rivers" / Langston Hughes -- Nisei daughter / Monica Sone -- A passage to India / E.M. Forester -- A raisin in the sun / Lorraine Hansberry -- Roll of thunder, hear my cry / Mildred D. Taylor -- A room of one's own / Virginia Woolf -- The souls of Black folk / W.E.B. Du Bois -- To kill a mockingbird / Harper Lee -- Uncle Tom's cabin / Harriet Beecher Stowe -- A vindication of the rights of woman / Mary Wollstonecraft -- "What you pawn I will redeem" / Sherman Alexie -- Class and caste -- Disabilities, illness, and social stigma -- Ethnic cleansing, genocide, and exile -- Ethnicity -- Gender -- Religion -- Segregation -- Sexual orientation -- Slavery
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (2 v.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781414418872
Isbn Type
(electronic book)
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
ill.
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)405591006
Label
Literary themes for students : examining diverse literature to understand and compare universal themes, Race and prejudice, Anne Marie Hacht, editor
Link
https://link.gale.com/apps/pub/5KXS/GVRL?sid=gale_marc&u=lln_pebr
Publication
Note
  • Electronic resource
  • Gale Virtual Reference
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Race and predjudice in American literature -- Race and predjudice in British literature -- Race and predjudice in World literature -- The adventures of Huckleberry Finn / Mark Twain -- Angels in America / Tony Kushner -- The autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman / Ernest J. Gaines -- The autobiography of Malcolm X / Alex Haley and Malcolm X -- The awakening / Kate Chopin -- Blacks / Gwendolyn Brooks -- Bury my heart at wounded knee: an Indian history of the American West / Dee Brown -- Ceremony / Leslie Marmon Silko -- The color purple / Alice Walker -- Cry, the beloved country / Alan Paton -- The diary of a young girl / Anne Frank -- "Everything that rises must converge" / Flannery O'Connor -- Farewell to Manzanar / James D. Houston and Jeanne Wakatsuki Houston -- Flowers for Algernon / Daniel Keyes -- "A good day" / Primo Levi -- Heart of Darkness / Joseph Conrad -- The house on Mango Street / Sandra Cisneros -- "I have a dream" / Martin Luther King, Jr. -- I know why the caged bird sings / Maya Angelou -- Kaffir boy: the true story of a Black youth's coming of age in apartheid South Africa / Mark Mathabane -- "King of the bingo game" / Ralph Ellison -- The merchant of Venice / William Shakespeare -- Native son / Richard Wright -- "The Negro speaks of rivers" / Langston Hughes -- Nisei daughter / Monica Sone -- A passage to India / E.M. Forester -- A raisin in the sun / Lorraine Hansberry -- Roll of thunder, hear my cry / Mildred D. Taylor -- A room of one's own / Virginia Woolf -- The souls of Black folk / W.E.B. Du Bois -- To kill a mockingbird / Harper Lee -- Uncle Tom's cabin / Harriet Beecher Stowe -- A vindication of the rights of woman / Mary Wollstonecraft -- "What you pawn I will redeem" / Sherman Alexie -- Class and caste -- Disabilities, illness, and social stigma -- Ethnic cleansing, genocide, and exile -- Ethnicity -- Gender -- Religion -- Segregation -- Sexual orientation -- Slavery
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (2 v.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781414418872
Isbn Type
(electronic book)
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
ill.
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)405591006

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