"Two Kinds" and "The Joy Luck Club" Analytical Essay by Master Researcher

"Two Kinds" and "The Joy Luck Club"
This paper examines the characters of Amy Tan depicted in "Two Kinds" and other stories in The Joy Luck Club.
# 38954 | 1,400 words | 6 sources | 2002 | US
Published on Oct 19, 2003 in Asian Studies (Asian American) , Literature (American) , English (Analysis)

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The characters - mothers and daughters - in the books are unity of opposites and represent conflicts in beliefs and expectations. The conflicts between characters also reveal a conflict between the high-context Chinese culture of mothers and low context American culture of the daughters.

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