Their Eyes Were Watching God (SparkNotes Literature Guide Series)

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SparkNotes Literature Guides:
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When a paper is due, and dreaded exams loom, here's the lit-crit help students need to succeed! SparkNotes Literature Guides make studying smarter, better, and faster. They provide chapter-by-chapter...
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Overview


SparkNotes Literature Guides:
Making the reading experience fun!

 
When a paper is due, and dreaded exams loom, here's the lit-crit help students need to succeed! SparkNotes Literature Guides make studying smarter, better, and faster. They provide chapter-by-chapter analysis; explanations of key themes, motifs, and symbols; a review quiz; and essay topics. Lively and accessible, SparkNotes is perfect for late-night studying and paper writing.
 
Includes:
  • An A+ Essay—an actual literary essay written about the Spark-ed book—to show students how a paper should be written.
  • 16 pages devoted to writing a literary essay including: a glossary of literary terms
  • Step-by-step tutoring on how to write a literary essay
  • A feature on how not to plagiarize
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Created by Harvard students for students everywhere, SparkNotes is a new breed of study guide: smarter, better, faster. Geared to what today's students need to know, SparkNotes provides chapter-by-chapter analysis; explanations of key themes, motifs, and symbols; and a review quiz and essay topics. Lively and accessible, these guides are perfect for late-night studying and writing papers.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781411469877
  • Publisher: Spark
  • Publication date: 2/4/2014
  • Series: SparkNotes Literature Guide Series
  • Edition description: Reprint
  • Pages: 96
  • Sales rank: 177,344
  • Product dimensions: 9.90 (w) x 6.40 (h) x 0.40 (d)

Table of Contents

Context 1
Plot Overview 5
Character List 7
Analysis of Major Characters 11
Janie 11
Tea Cake 12
Jody Starks 13
Themes, Motifs & Symbols 15
Language: Speech and Silence 15
Power and Conquest as Means to Fulfillment 16
Love and Relationships Versus Independence 16
Community 17
Race and Racism 17
The Folklore Quality of Religion 18
Hair 19
The Pear Tree and the Horizon 19
The Hurricane 19
Summary & Analysis 21
Chapters 1-2 21
Chapters 3-4 24
Chapter 5 26
Chapter 6 29
Chapters 7-8 32
Chapters 9-10 35
Chapters 11-12 37
Chapters 13-14 40
Chapters 15-16 43
Chapters 17-18 46
Chapter 19 49
Chapter 20 51
Important Quotations Explained 55
Key Facts 61
Study Questions & Essay Topics 65
Study Questions 65
Suggested Essay Topics 68
Review & Resources 69
Quiz 69
Suggestions for Further Reading 74
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  • Posted March 28, 2010

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    Better then the book.

    I had to read the book for school and hated every second of it. I bought this when I was sick and 3 chapters behind, and it helped me catch up quickly. I read the SparkNotes more then the book and got an "A" on the test. Get this if you are reading it!

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