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Douglas Noel Adams’ “The Hitch Hiker’s Guide to The Galaxy”: Summary & Analysis

Douglas Noel Adams has successfully tried to show us another aspect of our daily-life routine. By using many cynical elements, he creates extremely funny situations which represent much deeper aspects. The destruction of Earth in order to create Inner-Galactic Highways as the definition of Earth in the universe encyclopedia both represent the smallness of human-beings,…

Ray Bradbury’s “Something Wicked This Way Comes”: Summary & Analysis

Ray Bradbury’s, Something Wicked This Way Comes, is a chilling and suspenseful thriller, making a boy’s secret dream come true right before his own eyes and that of his friend’s too.  The story in this book continually jumps back and forth between three characters; two which are always together and the other the library janitor…

Martin Heidegger: German Philosopher

Martin Heidegger was a German philosopher, who developed existential phenomenology and has been widely regarded as the most original 20th-century philosopher. His works include complicated essays such as “An introduction to Metaphysics” and “The Question Concerning Technology.” In his essay “The Question Concerning Technology,” Heidegger attempts to create several intricate arguments regarding technology and the…

Les Misérables: Resumé, Les Thémes, Genre de livre

Resumé: Cet histoire représente un problème sociale de France durant les années de 1800. La pauvreté entre les roturiers étaient énorme. Le système de justice étaient en défaut et pénalisaient les pauvres. Mais, dans ce mauvais climat social, il y avait aussi des personnes qui étaient différents. Valjean était une personne avec une haute moralité.…

Kurt Vonnegut’s Harrison Bergeron: Summary & Analysis

In “Harrison Bergeron” Kurt Vonnegut depicts a society in which everyone is mentally, physically, and socially equal. Throughout the history of our country, Americans have sought racial, gender, and socio-economic equality. On paper, such a society seems ideal. Through the story, one might infer that Vonnegut views the concept of total equality as ludicrous. Equality…