A Reader S Guide To Amy Tan S The Joy Luck Club

Author: Pamela Loos
Publisher: Enslow Publishers, Inc.
ISBN: 9780766028326
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"An introduction to Amy Tan's The Joy Luck Club for high school students, which includes relevant biographical background on the author, explanations of various literary devices and techniques, and literary criticism for the novice reader"--Provided by publisher.

The Joy Luck Club Amy Tan

Author: Harold Bloom
Publisher: Infobase Publishing
ISBN: 143811396X
Size: 78.63 MB
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-- Presents the most important 20th-century criticism on major works from The Odyssey through modern literature. -- The critical essays reflect a variety of schools of criticism. -- Contains critical biographies, notes on the contributing critics, a chronology of the author's life, and an index

The Joy Luck Club

Author: Amy Tan
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1407072854
Size: 32.87 MB
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30th ANNIVERSARY EDITION: WITH A NEW INTRODUCTION BY THE AUTHOR Amy Tan’s moving and poignant tale of immigrant Chinese mothers and their American-born daughters that inspired the BAFTA nominated film In 1949 four Chinese women, recent immigrants to San Francisco, meet weekly to play mahjong and tell stories of what they left behind in China. United in loss and new hope for their daughters' futures, they call themselves the Joy Luck Club. Their daughters, who have never heard these stories, think their mothers' advice is irrelevant to their modern American lives - until their own inner crises reveal how much they've unknowingly inherited of their mothers' pasts. ‘The Joy Luck Club is an ambitious saga that’s impossible to read without wanting to call your Mum’ Stylist

Amy Tan S The Joy Luck Club

Author: Harold Bloom
Publisher: Infobase Publishing
ISBN: 1604133996
Size: 68.45 MB
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Presents critical essays that discuss the language, characters, plot, and major themes of the author's novel about Chinese-American families.

A Teacher S Guide To The Joy Luck Club

Author: Greg Slingerland
Publisher: Lulu.com
ISBN: 1312314613
Size: 19.46 MB
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A Teacher's Guide to The Joy Luck Club is a complete novel study for Amy Tan's The Joy Luck Club. This teacher's guide is designed for high school students. This guide will push students beyond a cursory survey of the book and lead them into a deeper analysis of Amy Tan's novel. This book contains: - Chapter by chapter questions - Quizzes and Tests - Review ideas - Journal activities - Anticipatory sets - Discussion ideas and starters

The Joy Luck Club Study Guide

Author: BookCaps Study Guides Staff
Publisher: BookCaps Study Guides
ISBN: 1621070530
Size: 23.52 MB
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The perfect companion to Amy Tan's "The Joy Luck Club," this study guide contains a chapter by chapter analysis of the book, a summary of the plot, and a guide to major characters and themes. BookCap Study Guides do not contain text from the actual book, and are not meant to be purchased as alternatives to reading the book. We all need refreshers every now and then. Whether you are a student trying to cram for that big final, or someone just trying to understand a book more, BookCaps can help. We are a small, but growing company, and are adding titles every month.

The Joy Luck Club By Amy Tan

Author: Robert C. Evans
Publisher: Salem PressInc
Size: 68.22 MB
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Collects sixteen essays examining the work, covering such topics as artistic aspects of the text, its critical reception, and the use of repetitions and parallels in the work.

A Study Guide For Amy Tan S The Joy Luck Club

Author: Gale, Cengage Learning
Publisher: Gale, Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1410336050
Size: 53.32 MB
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A Study Guide for Amy Tan's "The Joy Luck Club," excerpted from Gale's acclaimed Novels for Students.This concise study guide includes plot summary; character analysis; author biography; study questions; historical context; suggestions for further reading; and much more. For any literature project, trust Novels for Students for all of your research needs.

Selected From The Joy Luck Club

Author: Amy Tan
ISBN: 9780929631516
Size: 42.89 MB
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Encompassing two generations and a rich blend of Chinese and American history, the story of four struggling, strong women also reveals their daughters' memories and feelings.

Cliffsnotes On Tan S The Joy Luck Club

Author: Laurie Neu Rozakis
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0544182367
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The original CliffsNotes study guides offer expert commentary on major themes, plots, characters, literary devices, and historical background. The latest generation of titles in this series also feature glossaries and visual elements that complement the classic, familiar format. Explore how generational and cultural differences can divide—and then unite—immigrant mothers and their American-born daughters as you study CliffsNotes on The Joy Luck Club. This novel describes the lives of four women, who fled China in the 1940s, and their contentious relationships with their four very Americanized daughters. Through the love of their mothers, each of these young women learns about her heritage and so is able to deal more effectively with her life. CliffsNotes provides detailed plot summaries, critical commentaries, and a helpful character list to help you uncover all the insight this novel has to offer. Make studying easier with CliffsNotes on The Joy Luck Club. Other features include Critical essays A review section that tests your knowledge Background on the author, including career highlights Classic literature or modern-day treasure—you'll understand it all with expert information and insight from CliffsNotes study guides.