Fall from Grace, 1st Edition

  • Maryellen Lo Bosco
  • Published By: ABDO Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 1629695890
  • ISBN-13: 9781629695891
  • Grade Level Range: 8th Grade
  • 112 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2016 | Published/Released October 2015
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2016

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This title examines the role and theme of the fall from grace archetype in The Crucible, Crime and Punishment, Frankenstein, Things Fall Apart, and Macbeth. It features four analysis papers that consider the fall from grace theme, each using different critical lenses, writing techniques, or aspects of the theme. Critical thinking questions, sidebars highlighting and explaining each thesis and argument, and other possible approaches for analysis help students understand the mechanics of essay writing. Features include a glossary, references, websites, source notes, and an index. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.

Table of Contents

Front Cover._x000D_
Half Title Page._x000D_
Title Page._x000D_
Copyright Page._x000D_
1: Introduction to Themes in Literature._x000D_
2: An Overview of the Crucible._x000D_
3: Moral Compass in The Crucible._x000D_
4: An Overview of Crime and Punishment._x000D_
5: Biblical Fall in Crime and Punishment._x000D_
6: An Overview of Frankenstein._x000D_
7: A Cautionary Tale._x000D_
8: An Overview of Things Fall Apart and Macbeth._x000D_
9: Fall of the Tragic Hero._x000D_
Analyze It!._x000D_
Characteristics and Classics._x000D_
Additional Resources._x000D_
Source Notes._x000D_
About the Author._x000D_