Literature Summary

Everything you need to understand or teach Literature.

  • 19 Student Essays
  • 6 Encyclopedia Articles
  • 137 Literature Criticisms
  • ...and more

Study Pack

The Literature Study Pack contains:

Encyclopedia Articles (6)

1,132 words, approx. 4 pages
Literature Long before Sputnik 1 became humankind's first orbiting spacecraft in 1957 and before the first astronauts landed on the Moon in 1969, science fiction and science fact writers provid... Read more
1,984 words, approx. 7 pages
Literature The Civil War, and the ideological passions that led to armed hostility, dominate American war literature of the nineteenth century. Yet for all the drama of this great national conflict, t... Read more
1,323 words, approx. 5 pages
Literature, World War II Writers have long drawn on the experiences of war to examine themes such as race, power, democracy, and human behavior under conditions of stress. Partly through addressing th... Read more
987 words, approx. 4 pages
Computers and Literature Computers have affected human society as few other inventions in the past century have. As literature generally tends to reflect the nature and self-image of the society that ... Read more
6,177 words, approx. 21 pages
Science, Technology, and Literature The ethical implications of science and technology found in literaturre are varied and often implicit as well as explicit. A beginning survey may reasonably inclu... Read more
9,826 words, approx. 33 pages
War and Peace in American Literature American Literature Introduction War and peace have been fundamental characteristics of the American nation since the first explorers and settlers arrived on its s... Read more