Of Mice and Men

Of Mice and Men Author John Steinbeck
ISBN-10 0340928654
Year 2007-04-27
Pages 54
Language en
Publisher Hodder Murray
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Hodder Graphics: Of Mice and Men is a graphic text designed to support teaching of Of Mice and Men for the GCSE English Literature exam. Its visual representation combined with its simple approach make it accessible to students across a range of abilities. The Graphic Book will provide an overview of the set text with plot and characters clearly delineated, but will also focus on aspects of the text that examiners find students struggle with most in the exam. - Support students in their understanding of the cultural and historial background to the text - Uses text references to develop language analysis work - Focuses on plot, characterisation, theme, language and structure as specified int he Assessment Objectives

Of Mice and Men

Of Mice and Men Author John Steinbeck
ISBN-10 1440633908
Year 1993-09-01
Pages 112
Language en
Publisher Penguin
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A controversial tale of friendship and tragedy during the Great Depression Over seventy-five years since its first publication, Steinbeck’s tale of commitment, loneliness, hope, and loss remains one of America’s most widely read and taught novels. An unlikely pair, George and Lennie, two migrant workers in California during the Great Depression, grasp for their American Dream. They hustle work when they can, living a hand-to-mouth existence. For George and Lennie have a plan: to own an acre of land and a shack they can call their own. When they land jobs on a ranch in the Salinas Valley, the fulfillment of their dream seems to be within their grasp. But even George cannot guard Lennie from the provocations, nor predict the consequences of Lennie's unswerving obedience to the things George taught him. Of Mice and Men represents an experiment in form, which Steinbeck described as “a kind of playable novel, written in a novel form but so scened and set that it can be played as it stands.” A rarity in American letters, it achieved remarkable success as a novel, a Broadway play, and three acclaimed films. This edition features an introduction by Susan Shillinglaw, one of today’s leading Steinbeck scholars. For more than seventy years, Penguin has been the leading publisher of classic literature in the English-speaking world. With more than 1,700 titles, Penguin Classics represents a global bookshelf of the best works throughout history and across genres and disciplines. Readers trust the series to provide authoritative texts enhanced by introductions and notes by distinguished scholars and contemporary authors, as well as up-to-date translations by award-winning translators. From the Trade Paperback edition.

Of Mice and Men

Of Mice and Men Author Linda Clark
ISBN-10 1843831686
Year 2005-01-01
Pages 181
Language en
Publisher Boydell Press
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New contributions to the most important critical debates of the period.

The Essential Criticism of John Steinbeck s of Mice and Men

The Essential Criticism of John Steinbeck s of Mice and Men Author Michael J. Meyer
ISBN-10 9780810867345
Year 2009-04-23
Pages 364
Language en
Publisher Scarecrow Press
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First published in 1937, Of Mice and Men has been a staple of American literature ever since. Divided by decade, The Essential Criticism of John Steinbeck's Of Mice and Men provides an overview of criticism over the 70 years the book has been in print. Michael J. Meyer has assembled significant articles and book excerpts from critics and reviewers, citing the early book reviews and highlighting some of the most significant essays. While not all critical studies are included, those assessments not present in the text are evaluated by summaries and their bibliographic citations are given. The essays express various critical approaches, including those that criticize the book and examine what some consider the book's flaws. Ideal for research work at all levels, this volume collects in one place the most significant contributions to the study of the novel, making it a welcome addition to the canon of Steinbeck criticism.

Of Mice and Men

Of Mice and Men Author Ruud Janssens
ISBN-10 9789056293314
Year 2004-02-02
Pages 31
Language en
Publisher Amsterdam University Press
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Annotation. This title can be previewed in Google Books - http://books.google.com/books?vid=ISBN9789056293314.

John Steinbeck s Of Mice and Men

John Steinbeck s Of Mice and Men Author Michael Goodman
ISBN-10 0812034317
Year 1984
Pages 86
Language en
Publisher Barron's Educational Series
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A guide to reading "Of Mice and Men" with a critical and appreciative mind. Includes background on the author's life and times, sample tests, term paper suggestions, and a reading list.

Of Mice and Men Close Reading and Text Dependent Questions

Of Mice and Men Close Reading and Text Dependent Questions Author Kristen Kemp
ISBN-10 9781493860869
Year 2015-06-26
Pages 7
Language en
Publisher Teacher Created Materials
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Students analyze Of Mice and Men using key skills for college and career readiness. Close reading of the text is required to answer text-dependent questions. Included are student pages with the text-dependent questions as well as suggested answers.

Of Mice and Men Teacher s Deluxe Edition

Of Mice and Men  Teacher s Deluxe Edition Author John Steinbeck
ISBN-10 9781101615218
Year 2013-01-03
Pages 122
Language en
Publisher Penguin
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Penguin Classics presents John Steinbeck’s classic tale as an eBook enhanced with ten exclusive video clips featuring students responses, questions for classroom discussions, and an American Dream assignment Nobel Prize-winner John Steinbeck’s Of Mice and Men remains one of America's most widely read and taught novels. An unlikely pair, George and Lennie, two migrant workers in California during the Great Depression, grasp for their American Dream. Laborers in California's dusty vegetable fields, they hustle work when they can, living a hand-to-mouth existence. For George and Lennie have a plan: to own an acre of land and a shack they can call their own. When they land jobs on a ranch in the Salinas Valley, the fulfillment of their dream seems to be within their grasp. But even George cannot guard Lennie from the provocations, nor predict the consequences of Lennie's unswerving obedience to the things George taught him. Of Mice and Men: Teacher’s Edition includes the following: • An introduction and suggested further reading by Susan Shillinglaw, a professor of English at San Jose State University and Scholar-in-Residence at the National Steinbeck Center in Salinas • The poem “To a Mouse, On Turning Her Up in Her Nest with the Plough, November 1785” by Robert Burns (the original source of Steinbeck’s title Of Mice and Men) • The 1962 Nobel Banquet Speech by John Steinbeck • An exclusive audio interview with award-winning actor James Earl Jones on his stage performances in Of Mice and Men • Ten exclusive videos of students on major themes from the novel tied to group discussion questions included in the eBook, and an American Dream assignment, for the ultimate educational experience

John Steinbeck s of Mice and Men

John Steinbeck s of Mice and Men Author John Steinbeck
ISBN-10 0791041433
Year 1999-04-01
Pages 64
Language en
Publisher Chelsea House Pub
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Includes a brief biography of John Steinbeck, thematic and structural analysis of the work, critical views, and an index of themes and ideas.

Of mice and men

Of mice and men Author Charlotte Hadella
ISBN-10 STANFORD:36105012429739
Year 1995
Pages 98
Language en
Publisher Twayne Pub
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Written in an easy-to-read, accessible style by teachers with years of classroom experience, Masterwork Studies are guides to the literary works most frequently studied in high school. Presenting ideas that spark imaginations, these books help students to gain background knowledge on great literature useful for papers and exams. The goal of each study is to encourage creative thinking by presenting engaging information about each work and its author. This approach allows students to arrive at sound analyses of their own, based on in-depth studies of popular literature.Each volume: -- Illuminates themes and concepts of a classic text-- Uses clear, conversational language-- Is an accessible, manageable length from 140 to 170 pages-- Includes a chronology of the author's life and era-- Provides an overview of the historical context-- Offers a summary of its critical reception-- Lists primary and secondary sources and index