What are two major themes of the book In Cold Blood by Truman Capote?

What are two major themes of the book In Cold Blood by Truman Capote?

  • HISTORY

Was announcing the declaration at the end of WWII good or bad timing for the Vietnamese?…

I think that this was the only point at which Ho could have declared independence. I believe that he references the two documents you mention as a way of trying to either A) get the US and France…

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  • IN COLD BLOOD

What are two major themes of the book In Cold Blood by Truman Capote?

In Truman Capote’s jounalistic novel, In Cold Blood, he reports on the horrific crime of the murder of the Clutter family while examining closely the men who committed this crime. Capote…

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  • HISTORY

What were the factors leading to the Athenian’s defeat in the Peloponnesian War?

The Peloponnesian War was a war between the Greek city-states of Athens and Sparta. This war lasted 27 years from 431 B.C to 404 B.C. and ended with a Spartan victory. In general, Sparta had a…

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  • EDNA ST. VINCENT MILLAY

Describe the speaker in Millay’s poem “Lament”.

The speaker in “Lament” is matter of fact in stating to the children that “your father is dead…life must go on.” Contrary to the title of this poem, there is no lamenting on the part of the…

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  • MACBETH

Lady Macbeth takes centre stage twice in act 2 scene 3. What do her actions reveal about her…

Interesting question. I believe everything Lady Macbeth does in this act is a show or an act–including her “fainting” spell. Truly, she doesn’t say very much in this scene. Macbeth has fielded…

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  • A WALK IN THE NIGHT

a powerfull analysis,containing most important litereary devices used by ALEX LAGUMAto convey the…

Themse=Violence, oppression, gangsterism, segregation, murder, prejudice, solidarity, identity and racism (apartheid) Techniques= symbolism, diction, flashback, dialogue, stream of consciousness,…

  • SCIENCE

How are ribs classified?

Three classifications of ribs exist. True ribs attach to the sternum or breastplate. These are the top seven bilaterally (on both sides). False ribs also attach to the sternum but they do so by way…

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  • LAW AND POLITICS

Most important election ever?I’ve heard it said, recently, that the 2010 election may turn out to…

No, I think the election of 1932 when Franklin Roosevelt was elected president was the most important. The country was in the middle of its worst depression ever and needed someone with optimism…

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  • HISTORY

From A World Lit Only By Fire by William Manchester, what is Machester’s thesis regarding…

Hi Ish, As the title of the book suggests, A World Lit Only By Fire portrays the Middle Ages as a barbaric and brutal period of history. For Manchester, this was an era dominated by chaos, violence…

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  • TO AUTUMN

Please can you explain to me the last two stanzas in Keats’ “To Autumn”?like a paraphrase. thank you

Keats’s “To Autumn” is a poem of description and rich imagery; much of the imagery looks to work against the stereotype of autumn as a time of withering and waning (moving toward winter). As you…

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  • LUCILLE CLIFTON

In the poem “Miss Rosie” by Lucille Clifton what does “I stand up” mean and what does Miss Rosie…

In the poem, we are given Miss Rosie’s present before we know her past. Now, she is an impoverished, feeble old woman. When we learn that she “used to be the best looking gal in Georgia,” readers…

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  • SCIENCE

What bones constitute the orbit?

The orbital refers to the part of the face or skull in which the eye sockets are located. In humans it is made up of seven different bones. One is the Frontal Bone, it and the sphenoid bone make up…

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  • A SEPARATE PEACE

In the novel A Separate Peace, what is the significance of the Winter Carnival for Gene?

In Chapter 8 of John Knowles A Separate Peace, Gene narrates, Until now, in spite of everything, I had welcomed each new day as though it were a new life, where all past failures and problems were…

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  • THE GREAT GATSBY

The Great Gatsby essay help, please. I only need help for introdcution and I will do the rest…

It is really good practice for you to write your opening paragraph yourself. This is an important part of writing because the first paragraph makes the first impression. You must have a dynamite…

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  • REFERENCE

ias i would like to prepare for ias will u plz direct me

It would be a lot easier to help you if we knew what IAS you were talking about. Is this a test? A school? A program? The more specific the answer the easier it will be to give you the…

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  • BUSINESS

Informal groups in an organization can be detrimental to management. Agree or disagree

I feel that the more appropriate discussion point might be their inevitability. In my mind, there is a certain inevitability towards cliques or informal groups being formed in the workplace….

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  • BUSINESS

Explain the relationship and influence price per quantity demanded has on the product market…

Market equilibrium for any product, including that for coffee, takes place at a price (per unit quantity of the product) for which the quantity demanded by the consumers is exactly same as that…

  • TWELFTH NIGHT

Discuss the dramatic irony in Twelfth Night. Provide at least two examples.

Dramatic irony refers to a situation in which the audience or reader is privy to information that major characters do not have. In Twelfth Night, one example of dramatic irony occurs when Viola…

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  • BUSINESS

How might a manager use personality traits to improve employee selection in his department?…

I think that there can be many components to this equation. A manager could develop a questionnaire, complete with situations where emotional and personality traits are evident in answers and…

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  • THE GREAT GATSBY

Identify the speaker, plot and significance of the following quotes from The Great Gatsby1. “Look…

Both of these quotes are said by Gatsby – sort of. The first one, Nick imagines Gatsby saying at his funeral. Nick has been going crazy trying to “get people” to come to Gatsby’s funeral. He calls…

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  • BUSINESS

What are the top ten countries of the world in terms of population size? Also, what are the…

The exact numbers of worldwide population might not be something that varies from site to site to an extent. Yet, the general idea seems to be intact. The site I pulled this data from includes…

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  • CRY, THE BELOVED COUNTRY

Describe How Msimangu’s sermon affects Kumalo and changes his mood in Chapter 13 of Cry, the…

Msimangu’s sermon lifts Kumalo’s spirits and he is at peace once again. Kumalo has come to Johannesburg, where he has found his sister living as a prostitute. He has also learned that his long-lost…

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  • SOCIAL SCIENCES

where can I find number of units listed per assisted living facility in a particular city or county?

You could check www.assisted-living-directory.com . Also, check the US Census Bureau, http://www.census.gov/epcd/ec97/industry/E623311.HTM .

  • TEACHERS

Please evaluate my answer to this question: What are your expections from your teacher?We need…

I think that these are fair expectations to place on a teacher. The question would be whether or not this is what your teacher views as their own expectations. I think that being able to ensure…

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  • SOCIAL SCIENCES

Can someone give the examples of epiphanies in real life?i know what a epiphany is, but it is so…

You are young, so you may not have experienced an ephiphany yet. An epiphany is when you suddenly realize something or suddenly comprehend something. It is sometimes called an “Aha! Moment” because…

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  • GEORGE ORWELL

Discuss how the essay “How the Poor Die,” George Orwell, is a critical description, which is full…

George Orwell writes his first-hand report of his experience in a French hospital as a distant observer. This can be be said because while he gives his feelings and reactions (“I lay down again,…

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  • TEACHERS

Are modern educators embracing the competitive spirit of society when they should be removed from…

I don’t know how others feel, but I don’t think competition is encouraged in the classroom at all (as your question suggests) and I think most teachers have been so discouraged from doing this (by…

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  • ENCHANTRESS FROM THE STARS

What do you think is the biggest theme in Enchantress from the Stars?

Obviously, the theme of perserverence in the face of opposition is a central theme in most works of this genre. However, I believe that a bigger theme is the understanding that despite people’s…

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  • THE OUTSIDERS

What does Soda’s horse symbolize for Ponyboy in The Outsiders?

I would think that Soda Pop’s horse must symbolize the loss that Ponyboy had witnessed his brother experience and how his brother had handled the grief. He knows that the horse was very important…

  • BUSINESS

How does increasing profit help a business?I’m doing coursework about cadbury. Can you please…

To me, the most important ways in which increasing profits helps a firm are these: It does, of course, increase the value of the business. If the firm is privately owned, the profits go directly…

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  • CINEMA

How do I contact the owners of Terminator, Alien, and/or Predator to send them a novel/screenplay…

Certainly, a web search might be your best options. Finding out who the executive producers were for such films and then seeking ways to contact them would be a start. I have to be honest enough…

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  • SCIENCE

What do we mean by burrs?Explain?

burr Noun1. seed vessel having hooks or prickles(synonym) bur(hypernym) pericarp, seed vessel(hyponym) spanish needles, beggar-ticks(derivation) bur2. rough projection left on a workpiece after…

  • GRAMMAR

Discuss language as a living and growing organism and illustrate your answer with examples of…

In one of his essays, George Orwell wrote, Language does not reflect culture; language is culture. With the advent of email and text messaging the imagined necessity of swift communication has…

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  • THE COLOR PURPLE

Major theoretical, critical, and thematic perspectives in The Color Purple.Emphasize if possible…

The power of voice is one of the major thematic perspectives offered by Walker’s The Color Purple. The novel’s protagonist Celie writes to God because she feels like she has no other outlet for…

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  • SONGS OF INNOCENCE AND OF EXPERIENCE

Discuss BLAKE’S use of imagery an symbolism with detailed reference to specific poems in his…

In both versions of Blake’s “The Chimney Sweeper,” images of light and dark are used to characterize the children’s experiences. The version of this poem in Songs of Innocence portrays an angel…

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  • SCIENCE

WHAT IS AN ANEMOMETER?

An anemometer is a device that is used to measure the speed of the wind in a given place. The reason that the word does not sound like it has anything to do with wind is because the instrument’s…

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  • GREAT EXPECTATIONS

Discuss the theme of criminality as it is exposed in Dickens’ Great Expectations.Great…

Typically, when you think of criminals, you think “bad guys.” In Great Expectations, however, it isn’t that straightforward. Yes, there are criminals who fit the typical mold; consider the nasty…

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  • GREAT EXPECTATIONS

Compare and contrast the relationships adults have with children in Great Expectations.

The best viewpoint of this comes through Pip’s relationships with his family members and associates at the beginning of the novel. Pip is a young man, and is constantly in contact with his…

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  • HISTORY

What is a Garoghlanian family?It is a tribe of armenia

The Garoghlanian tribe is from Armenia. They ended up settling in areas such as Fresno, California. Part of the tribe’s culture is trying to find a sense of placement and self in a new and modern…

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  • SCIENCE

What is the name of a baby fishThe baby dog is known as puppy, Baby cat is Kitten

fry, fingerling

  • THE BLACK CAT

What are the ironic elements in the story “The Black Cat”? Edgar Allan Poe’s “The Black Cat”

The link below is an excellent, detailed discussion of irony in this Poe short story, and I recommend you read it for a thorough examination of this topic. I’ll simply highlight a few of the more…

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  • BUSINESS

Why did New Zealand lose its most important trading partner Great Britain when Great Britain…

Before Great Britain joined the European Economic Community, it was the largest importer of goods from New Zealand. In 1970 approximately half of New Zealand’s exports went to Great Britain. As New…

  • ARTS

How does the film “Harold and Maude” (1971) reflect the different ways of thinking after the…

I think that the existentialist ideas presented in film coincide nicely with the multiple forms of meaning and quests for it which emerged after the dropping of the atomic bomb. If we think about…

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  • ESSAY LAB

HI, for (APA) research paper should I write table of content?I’m writing research papers (APA). I…

My suggestion is that unless your teacher specified that you must have a table of contents, then NO. 10 pages is not that long – first of all. Your introduction should be more than enough to…

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  • WALDEN

What was Thoreau’s philosophy in this story?What is the main point to this book?

I think that the question is a good one, but rather profound in its reach. Hopefully, others will join in on this one and between multiple responses, you will have a good read of this work. I…

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  • ROMEO AND JULIET

How can both love and violence be said to be victorious in Romeo and Juliet?

A case could be made for either love or violence being the victor in the play. But I would say that love wins in the end. Violence is definitely a contender though. Tybalt is a hot-tempered…

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  • DUNE

What would be an amazing thesis to analyze the important topics of the novel “Dune” by Frank…

I think that there are a couple of challenges here. The first that you need to specify a topic area for your thesis. Based on what you have read about the book, about what do you wish to write?…

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  • REFERENCE

Is there an ONLINE option to edit image and make the image background transparent (online editing)?

just click on onlinedocumentconversion.com and convert your PDF files easily with great quality. the site also provide customers after sale services which is Very secure & effective.

  • BUSINESS

How can i Convert my JPEG files into Editable Formats?I have some JPEG files its contains texts…

If you want to CHANGE text within the picture you can try this: I think you will first have to open the jpeg file and view it in whatever default photo viewing program you have (Windows photo…

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  • MATH

solve 3x-81x^4

3x-81x^4 =0 Let us factorize 3x: ==> 3x(1-27x^3) =0 ==> 3x(1-3x)(1+3x+9x^2) ==> 3x=0 ==> x1= 0 ==> 1-3x=0 ==> x2= 1/3 ==> 1+3x+9x^2 ==> x3= [-3+ sqrt(9-4(1)(9)]/2 ==> x4=…

 


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