Cards in this guide (25)
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.
When Emerson speaks of men and women he often uses
Does Emerson think that kids or adults are more likely to speak their mind and act as they wish
Kids because they haven't been corrupted or beaten down by
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.
What does Emerson consider to be the essence of genius of virtue and of life
What was the context in which John F Kennedy delivered his first inaugural address
The Cold War was the context in which John F. Kennedy delivered
his inaugural address.
A biography that deals with only factual information and in which everything not backed by reliable primary sources is discarded is called
What was Hypatia's most memorable contribution
She was known for mathematics, philosophy, and astronomy in
Her biographer conclusively proves that Hypatia did invent the astrolabe
Which biography includes more primary sources speaking directly about the subject of the biography
Although the biographer cannot prove it she believes strongly that Hypatia invented the astrolabe
According to her biographer Hypatia was raised in an atmosphere of
Which of the following is not something associated with Transcendentalism
A belief that society is more important than the individual.
Who takes the narrator's celery toward the end of the essay
Alexandria Egypt was the birthplace of
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.
ApexxJohn Handley ! :D
Does Joyner-Kersee's biographer include excerpts from interviews with members of the US women's soccer team
Who is the protagonist in Self-Reliance
Joyner Kersee's biographer includes excerpts from interviews with members of the US womens soccer team
What would Emerson say is the inspiration provided by great thinkers such as the Biblical character Moses the ancient Greek philosopher Plato and the English poet John Milto
They spoke what they thought, not what others thought.
Which of the following statements correctly describes the excerpt below from Lincolns Gettysburg's address
Big Freddy Says B >>>apex
What element of rhetoric is most evident in these passages from a speech by Susan B Anthony
Which of the following statements about racial groups in the US is true
Which of the following statements about racial groups in the
U.S. is true?
The narrator never becomes comfortable with the idea that autumn is approaching. Apex
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