Thoreau's Advice in "Walden" Analytical Essay by ResearchRiter

An analysis of Henry David Thoreau's advice in "Walden".
# 120782 | 1,000 words | 9 sources | MLA | 2008 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2008 in Philosophy (General)

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The paper discusses various pieces of advice provided by Henry David Thoreau in "Walden". The paper explains how Thoreau's ideas were formed, and describes his attempts to follow his own advice with regard to living economically, and with connections to neighbors and to nature.

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"Henry David Thoreau died during the American Civil War. Among his best known works is "Walden" in which he stated that the mass of men lead lives of quiet desperation; "What is called resignation is confirmed desperation". He apparently came to this conclusion because he was an astute observer of the many changes taking place in his country during his youth and adult life. At issue in this brief essay is an explication of some of the most..."

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