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Behind the Beautiful Forevers by Katherine Boo
Behind the Beautiful Forevers

Outline I. THESIS: The fierce corruption will ultimately unify people in their fight against the system. Therefore, community living in slums can become a force for positive social change. II. ARGUMENT #1: Misery and grief unite people. Once the discontent to the existing corruptive system reaches its boiling point, community will make a shift towards […] Read more >>

Foucault's History of Sexuality
Foucault’s History of Sexuality

History of Sexuality by Foucault A chapter of Foucault’s book “History of Sexuality” analyzes the concept of bio-power from the physical perspective. In the passage, the author argues that one of the aspects of sovereign power involves the right to decide between life and death; this is also a right confined to cases when independence […] Read more >>

Racism and Sexism Influence in Everything I Never Told You

Parents want their children to have the best lives they can. Most of the time, if the parent lacked something in childhood, he or she will make sure that the children have it. Although doing this parents have the best intentions, they often pressure and hurt children projecting their own losses and desires on them. […] Read more >>

The Fires of Jubilee by Stephen B. Oates

The subject of slavery remains a difficult and controversial issue of the American past. Among the literary works focusing on the slavery and the life of African-Americans of the time, The Fires of Jubilee: Nat Turner’s Fierce Rebellion presents a true story of the bloody slave rebellion in Virginia in 1831. The author of the […] Read more >>

Injury and Violence Prevention

Book: Handbook of Injury and Violence Prevention • Injuries are considered one of the main causes of the death of young adults and children in the US. Each year, there occur more than 28 million injuries that require emergency medical care. Such instances can impact the physiological functioning and cause other pathological conditions, which influence […] Read more >>

The Lottery by Shirley Jackson
The Society’s Painful Truth: The Lottery

The short story “The Lottery” is a powerful mystery literary piece. The author Shirley Jackson keeps the readers glued to the story to the very end. The only way to decode the story is to read it to the last word. To create a piece that reflects the society at a moment in time, Jackson […] Read more >>

Book Summary: I Don’t Have Enough Faith to Be an Atheist

Geisler and Turek start their book with the principal assertion that all people have their sets of beliefs that differ. Appealing to sound reason and mind, the authors present the readers with the religion of Christianity. The theorists are eager to persuade people that it is possible and even vital to find the absolute truth. […] Read more >>

A Random Walk Down Wall Street Report by Burton Malkiel

The book A Random Walk Down Wall Street by Burton Malkiel may be referred to as one of the most outstanding amongst the current classics books about stock investing. The main concept of the book concerns the fact that the stock market is pretty productive, and the majority of humankind is wasting their time attempting […] Read more >>

Economics: The User’s Guide by Ha-Joon Chang

Introduction The global economy refers to the economy of the whole world in totality, involving the exchange of goods and services in the international arena. However, it is worth noting that the global economy also refers to the individual national economies that make the aggregate economy of the world collectively. The world economy is measured […] Read more >>

Outline: Western European Scholarship and the Middle East

The book Contending Visions of the Middle East: The History and Politics of Orientalism written by Lockman (2010) delineate the development of Western knowledge about the Middle East and Islam. The scholar, in the first half of this study, discusses the West scholarship imagination of the Middle East starting from the twentieth century. In the second […] Read more >>