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The Resource Poverty in John Steinbeck's The pearl, Louise Hawker, book editor

Poverty in John Steinbeck's The pearl, Louise Hawker, book editor

Label
Poverty in John Steinbeck's The pearl
Title
Poverty in John Steinbeck's The pearl
Statement of responsibility
Louise Hawker, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses the concept of poverty as it relates to John Steinbeck's novel, "The Pearl."
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.52
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS3537.T3234
LC item number
P495 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Hawker, Louise
Series statement
Social issues in literature
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Steinbeck, John
  • Poverty in literature
Label
Poverty in John Steinbeck's The pearl, Louise Hawker, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p.132-136) and index
Contents
The life of John Steinbeck / Richard Astro -- Steinbeck's depictions of Mexicans were based on his personal experiences / Susan Shillinglaw -- Steinbeck infused a simple parable with his own technique and philosophy / Peter Lisca -- The pearl initially separates Kino from his simple life / Tetsumaro Hayashi -- Kino initially chooses enslavement to wealth to escape poverty / Sydney J. Krause -- The townspeople in The pearl have a parasitic relationship with the poor / Ernest E. Karsten Jr. -- Kino and Juana must learn to live in a world of dualities / Michael J. Meyer -- Juana is the unsung hero of The pearl / Debra K. S. Barker -- The pearl bestows the riches of mutual respect / Edward E. Waldron -- Kino's dreams for the pearl transcend personal greed / S. S. Prabhakar Rao -- The pearl inspires Kino to fight the poverty and degradation of his people / Kyoko Ariki -- The "culture of poverty" perpetuates distorted views of the poor / Paul Gorski -- There is a new approach to examining the culture of poverty / Patricia Cohen -- The shooting of a Mexican teen magnifies conflict along the US-Mexican border / Daniela Pastrana -- Poverty is on the rise in the US suburbs / Alexandra Cawthorne -- Haitians live in dire poverty / Paul J. Sullivan -- Western culture and materialism lead to depression / Robert J. Hedaya
Control code
ocn744303217
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
141 p.
Isbn
9780737758085
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011036481
Other physical details
ill.
Stock number
1336202
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1482276
  • (OCoLC)744303217
Label
Poverty in John Steinbeck's The pearl, Louise Hawker, book editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p.132-136) and index
Contents
The life of John Steinbeck / Richard Astro -- Steinbeck's depictions of Mexicans were based on his personal experiences / Susan Shillinglaw -- Steinbeck infused a simple parable with his own technique and philosophy / Peter Lisca -- The pearl initially separates Kino from his simple life / Tetsumaro Hayashi -- Kino initially chooses enslavement to wealth to escape poverty / Sydney J. Krause -- The townspeople in The pearl have a parasitic relationship with the poor / Ernest E. Karsten Jr. -- Kino and Juana must learn to live in a world of dualities / Michael J. Meyer -- Juana is the unsung hero of The pearl / Debra K. S. Barker -- The pearl bestows the riches of mutual respect / Edward E. Waldron -- Kino's dreams for the pearl transcend personal greed / S. S. Prabhakar Rao -- The pearl inspires Kino to fight the poverty and degradation of his people / Kyoko Ariki -- The "culture of poverty" perpetuates distorted views of the poor / Paul Gorski -- There is a new approach to examining the culture of poverty / Patricia Cohen -- The shooting of a Mexican teen magnifies conflict along the US-Mexican border / Daniela Pastrana -- Poverty is on the rise in the US suburbs / Alexandra Cawthorne -- Haitians live in dire poverty / Paul J. Sullivan -- Western culture and materialism lead to depression / Robert J. Hedaya
Control code
ocn744303217
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
141 p.
Isbn
9780737758085
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011036481
Other physical details
ill.
Stock number
1336202
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1482276
  • (OCoLC)744303217

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