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The four major stages of the development of the biography genre through history include all but

the Internet era and the "blogosphere."

The four major stages of the development of the biography genre through history include the social model of development, the biological model of intellectual development, the elaboration of the logical model of intellectual development and the study of figurative thought. Jean Paiget observed, tested and created a theoretical research program about the stages of development.

In general biographies have trended from what to what since their origin to today

Biographies have trended from non-objective and including little or no critical evaluation of the subject to more objective and including more critical evaluation of the subject. They also trended from dealing with social elites, such as rulers and saints, to dealing more with everyday people.

Read the following excerpt from Death of a Salesman and then select the option below that best defines the word in italics

Quality

James Boswell is commonly credited as

the writer of the first modern biography.

What were the middle ages known as when learning and culture nearly vanished throughout Europe

the dark ages

Which of the biographies is almost exclusively composed of information drawn from secondary sources

hepithia

Joyner-Kersee did not participate in track and field until she was in college

false

Her biographer conclusively proves that Hypatia did invent the astrolabe

B. False

The firsthand record of a person placeor event that has not been interpreted by another writer best describes an

The firsthand record of a person, place, or event that has not been interpreted by another writer best describes a(n) _____.

ANSWER: Primary Source:)

The four major stages of the development of the biography genre through history include

The four major stages of the development of the biography genre through history include the social model of development, the biological model of intellectual development, the elaboration of the logical model of intellectual development and the study of figurative thought. Jean Paiget observed, tested and created a theoretical research program about the stages of development.

Why were mia hamm Marion Jones and Julie foudy's comments on Jackie Joyner-kersee relevant to her biography

Their comments were relevant because they are women athletes who came after Joyner-Kersee and were inspired by her example.

A collective biography is

A collective biography is a biography that includes the stories of many people's lives, and usually how they intersected.

An biography looks at the subject's entire life while an biography looks at only part of a life

complete; partial

Although the biographer cannot prove it she believes strongly that Hypatia invented the astrolabe

false

Who takes the narrator's celery toward the end of the essay

A stranger at an inn

According to her biographer, one reason Joyner-Kersee is the greatest female athlete of the 20th century is because:

she was one of the best track-and-field athletes in the history of the sport.

Apexx

John Handley ! :D
A personal essay is what

just like a essay but it is about you

The writer of a biography can use tone to subtly influence and manipulate a reader

tone and characterization

Which best describes a collective biography

A collective biography is a biography that includes the stories of many people's lives, and usually how they intersected.

Who is the protagonist in Self-Reliance

Emerson

Which of the following options best describes the passage below Every member of Elisa's family that I have met is tall Therefore her sister whom I have not yet met must be tall as well

inductive reasoning

What is a hallmark in modern biography

A hallmark in modern biography gives you power to evaluate and put things in your own words.

What is one reason why Joyner-Kersees biographer considers her the greatest female athlete of the 20th century

She is the only two time heptathlon champion.

Because of the pivotal role she played in helping to legitimize women's sports and influence young girls to become athletes as they grew up

What sport was not mentioned by Joyner Kersee that she competed in

Soccer and bowling are two sports that Jackie Joyner Kersee never competed in.

The narrator never becomes comfortable with the idea that autumn is approaching. Apex

False

Based on the overall tone of the essay we can infer that the narrator is joking when he writes He realized later what he had done and apologized but of what good is an apology in such circumstances

True