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  • The American Dream

    The American Dream

    A myth is a traditional but unfounded story or idea that gives a reason for a current custom, belief or fact of nature. The American dream is a striking example of myth. The term American Dream was first used by James Truslow Adams in his book "The Epic of American" in 1931. He points out that: "The American dream is the dream of a land in which life should be better and richer and fuller

    768 Mots / 4 Pages
  • Spaces and exchanges : the american dream

    Spaces and exchanges : the american dream

    SPACES AND EXCHANGES I'm going to talk about the notion Spaces and Exchanges through immigration to the USA and the american dream. The immigration towards USA does not date of yesterday, it exists for severalyears. Since the beginning it is fed by the american dream it is has to say the idea that in USA everybody has a good life. We can wonder if does the american dream still exist for new immigrants? We shall

    369 Mots / 2 Pages
  • The American Dream

    The American Dream

    The American dream is about people dreaming of success through hard work to pursue happiness or a better life with financial wealth. This expression has been used for centuries and is still used today but the society is changing and the American dream is no longer, what it used to be. We are going to answer to problematic: Is the American dream is still alive today. At first, we will talk about why the United

    501 Mots / 3 Pages
  • Myths and heroes : is the American dream a dream or a nightmare ?

    Myths and heroes : is the American dream a dream or a nightmare ?

    Notion 1 : Myths and Heroes The notion we studied in class is : myths and heroes. But we’ve only worked on the part of the myths. A myth can be a popular belief or tradition embodying the ideals and institutions of the society, like the American dream. The issue raised here is, is this American dream a dream or a nightmare ? To answer this question we studied 3 documents in class . The

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  • American dream

    American dream

    ORAL BLANC ANGLAIS Introduction : Hello today i will present you the notion of Myth and Heroes. Myth and heroes, myth is a story that may or not be true, there are no actual proof that myth is true. Myth are different for each culture. They may have started as a "true story". It also include our history our religions. And Heroes a person who is admired for their courage , outstanding achievements , someone

    554 Mots / 3 Pages
  • Spaces and exchanges : the American Dream

    Spaces and exchanges : the American Dream

    SPACES AND EXCHANGES Explorations and discoveries of new spaces mark history. The discoveries are constantly growing and it is becoming easier to talk to the rest of the world. With globalization and new technologies, we can communicate with a friend on the other side of the world or sign an online petition on the disappearance of an undersea animal species. The exchanges are numerous: commercial, political, cultural and increasingly favorite: the Erasmus program, for example,

    884 Mots / 4 Pages
  • Spaces and exchanges : To what excent can we consider American Dream is still alive today ?

    Spaces and exchanges : To what excent can we consider American Dream is still alive today ?

    Hello, so today I will deal with the notion myths and heroes. First of all, I would like to give a brief definition of the notion. A myth is a popular story which tries to guide the society toward certain values, or some ideal. Usually, it is composed of unreal fact and action, often led by a Hero. A hero is a courageous person who is ready to sacrifice himself to rescue other people’s. He

    533 Mots / 3 Pages
  • Myths and heroes : The American dream

    Myths and heroes : The American dream

    Notion 1 Myths and heroes : The American dream Introduction 1. What is a myth and what is it for (Why do nation need myths?) A myth is a fictional story. It keeps the nation together. It builds a common identity Myth is based on historical story, but they are transformed. 2. What myths made America? Many myths compose a common identity in order to keep the nation together. The pilgrims went to the new

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  • Myths and heroes : the American Dream

    Myths and heroes : the American Dream

    Myths and Heroes I am going to talk about the notion of Myths and heroes. I would like to give a definition of this notion : it is about stories concerning heroes and explaining the origins of a community, often with some universal messages about the human condition. I have studied documents about 3 American heroes from the twentieth century : Henry Ford, Steve Jobs and Elon Musk. And I am going to talk about

    680 Mots / 3 Pages
  • Anglais Myths and Heroes : The American Dream

    Anglais Myths and Heroes : The American Dream

    La Banque d'Amsterdam -Une banque est un établissement financier spécialiser dans l’émission et le commerce de la monnaie. Il qui reçoit et avance des fonds, facilite les paiements par des prêts . Les banques assurent pour l’Etat la traçabilité des opérations financières et luttent contre les trafics. -La Wisselbank dit banque d’Amsterdam est une banque de dépôt, c'est à dire qu'elle reçoit et génère les dépôts d'argent. La Banque d'Amsterdam devient aux 17ème et

    767 Mots / 4 Pages
  • Spaces and exchanges : can the American Dream be reached by immigrants ?

    Spaces and exchanges : can the American Dream be reached by immigrants ?

    I’m going to talk about the notion of Spaces and Exchanges. Space has different definitions: symbolic space, real space, virtual space and dream space. Today it is seen that, despite differences in development, countries have created close ties. The border as the limit between two spaces can be seen as a protection against others or, on the contrary, an opening or a call to a wider space. Influence and exchanges can be perceived in the

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  • Myths and Heroes : the american dream

    Myths and Heroes : the american dream

    NOTION : MYTHS AND HEROES TOPIC : THE AMERICAN DREAM INTRO: Good morning my name is Guassen, and today I’m going to talk about the notion of myths and heroes. First of all, what’s a hero, a hero can be a superhero as a character in comics with super powers or it can be a normal person as our parents or firefighters who risk their lives for ours. Now what’s a myth? a myth can

    1 217 Mots / 5 Pages
  • Lynching Of African American People And Postcards Humiliation

    Lynching Of African American People And Postcards Humiliation

    Lynching is an extrajudicial execution carried out by a mob, often by hanging, but also by burning at the stake or shooting, in order to punish an alleged agressor, or to intimidate, control, or manipulate a population of people. Violence in the United States against African Americans, especially in the South, rose in the aftermath of the Civil War, after slavery had been abolished and black men were given the right to vote. These lynchings

    318 Mots / 2 Pages
  • Just A Dream

    Just A Dream

    I was thinkin about her thinkin' about me thinkin' about us Where we gunna be Open my eyes… Yeah it was only just a dream So I travel back down that road Will she come back No one knows I realize, it was only just a dream I was at the top and I was like I’m at the basement Number 1 spot And Now She found a replacement I swear now I can’t take

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  • Étude du film American History X de Tony Kaye

    Étude du film American History X de Tony Kaye

    Cinéma d'auteur / indépendant American History X Synopsis:Deux frères, Derek et Daniel (Danny) Vinyard qui vivent à Venice Beach, en Californie, sont deux jeunes étudiants intelligents et charismatiques. Derek rejoint le mouvement skinhead néonazi à la suite de la mort de son père pompier, tué par un dealer noir alors qu'il tentait d'éteindre un incendie dans un ghetto de Los Angeles. Un soir, Derek tue lui-même trois délinquants noirs qui tentaient de voler la voiture

    543 Mots / 3 Pages
  • Religion et société aux Etats-Unis / Histoire des arts: Grant Wood - American Gothic

    Religion et société aux Etats-Unis / Histoire des arts: Grant Wood - American Gothic

    Religion et société aux Etats-Unis / Histoire des arts Grant Wood (13 février 1892 à Anamosa dans l'Iowa - 12 février 1942 à Iowa City) est un peintre américain. Il est surtout connu pour ses peintures du Middle West rural américain. American Gothic est une peinture de Grant Wood, de 1930. Elle représente un homme tenant une fourche, et une femme, devant une maison de style gothique. Natif de l'Iowa, Wood a été enchanté par

    627 Mots / 3 Pages
  • American Hitory X (film) de Tony Kaye

    American Hitory X (film) de Tony Kaye

    Synopsis et détails 3 mars 1999 (1h 59min)  Tony Kaye David McKenna est un scénariste  Drame Américain A travers l'histoire d'une famille américaine, ce film tente d'expliquer l'origine du racisme et de l'extrémisme aux États-Unis. Il raconte l'histoire de Derek qui, voulant venger la mort de son père, abattu par un dealer noir, a épousé les thèses racistes d'un groupuscule de militants d'extrême droite et s'est mis au service de son leader, brutal théoricien prônant la suprématie de

    262 Mots / 2 Pages
  • American Idiot (album) de Green Day

    American Idiot (album) de Green Day

    American Idiot est le septième album studio du groupe américain de punk rock Green Day, sorti le 21 septembre 2004 sur le label Reprise Records. Le groupe construit cet album comme un opéra-rock qui retrace des épisodes de la vie de Jesus of Suburbia, antihéros imaginé par le chanteur et guitariste Billie Joe Armstrong. Frustré par sa vie, il décide de quitter sa banlieue pour aller chercher une vie meilleure en ville. Confronté à la

    547 Mots / 3 Pages
  • Résumé Du Texte " More americans swap beach for the office "

    Résumé Du Texte " More americans swap beach for the office "

    ANGLAIS Résumé MORE AMERICANS SWAP BEACH FOR THE OFFICE Ce texte est tiré de la revue américaine The Guardian et date du 21 Août 2006. Globalement, il compare la durée de vacances de différentes populations, ici les américains et les européens. Dans un premier temps, les américains accordent beaucoup d’importance au travail et de ce fait, prennent moins de vacances que les européens. Dans leur pays, le travail est une valeur prédominante. En effet, 40%

    299 Mots / 2 Pages
  • Étude du film American history X (document en anglais)

    Étude du film American history X (document en anglais)

    American history X SUPPORTS • Extraits du film American History X OBJECTIFS • Au plan lexical: -opposition, révolte, influence… -racisme, intolerance… • Au plan notionnel / fonctionnel : -present perfect • Au plan culturel : -le racisme aux USA • Au plan méthodologique: -étude d'extraits vidéo MISE EN OEUVRE Scene d’introduction au film: A new drill (DVD sc4 7:40-10:35) Summary: After the death of his fireman father, Derek becomes obsessed with neonazi propaganda and hatred,

    1 487 Mots / 6 Pages
  • What if, regardless of your past history or the current economy, your dreams really could still come true ?

    What if, regardless of your past history or the current economy, your dreams really could still come true ?

    INTRODUCTION A Different Way to Succeed What if, regardless of your past history or the current economy, your dreams really could still come true? What would you be most excited about having happen in your life over the next few weeks, months, or years? Would you like to experience dramatic breakthroughs in your career, business, or finances? Deeper love and connection with your family and intimate relationships? How about seemingly miraculous improvements in your own

    411 Mots / 2 Pages
  • The American Ambivalence Toward Immigration ( Both Legal & Illegal)

    The American Ambivalence Toward Immigration ( Both Legal & Illegal)

    Deuxième séance 17/02/11 The American ambivalence toward immigration ( both legal & illegal) The schizophrenic of US isn’t new. When economy is booming, immigration is not a problem because new jobs are created. We need manpower. America privileges “Open-door” policies. For example the 1660, it was a big booming. When the economy is in crisis, immigrants are not welcome. There has been a lot of distrust and fear to the immigrants. The positive aspect of

    2 130 Mots / 9 Pages
  • Un tableau de Grant Wood: American Ghotic

    Un tableau de Grant Wood: American Ghotic

    American Gothic est un tableau de Grant Wood faisant partie de la collection de l'Art Institute de Chicago. Wood a été inspiré par un chalet conçu dans le style néogothique avec une fenêtre supérieure distinctive ; et il a décidé de peindre la maison parce que « le genre de personnes qui me plaisaient doit vivre dans cette maison. » Le tableau montre un paysan debout à côté de sa fille célibataire. Les modèles étaient

    276 Mots / 2 Pages
  • I Have A Dream - étude de document

    I Have A Dream - étude de document

    I HAVE A DREAM "This document is a speech called "I have a dream", pronounced by Martin Luther King on the 28th of August 1963. This speech was given during the Civil Rights March, in Washington DC, at the Lincoln Memorial. Martin Luther King was an African American activist and a clergyman. He was born on the 15th of January 1929, in Atlanta and he was assassinated on the 4th of April 1968 in Memphis.

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  • I Have A Dream - dissertation

    I Have A Dream - dissertation

    "Je suis heureux de me joindre à vous aujourd’hui pour participer à ce que l’histoire appellera la plus grande démonstration pour la liberté dans les annales de notre nation. Il y a un siècle de cela, un grand Américain qui nous couvre aujourd’hui de son ombre symbolique signait notre Proclamation d’Émancipation. Ce décret capital se dresse, comme un grand phare illuminant d’espérance les millions d’esclaves marqués au feu d’une brûlante injustice. Ce décret est venu

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