"Two Kinds" and the American Dream Book Review by cee-cee

"Two Kinds" and the American Dream
A discussion of Amy Tan's short story, "Two Kinds".
# 108012 | 930 words | 1 source | MLA | 2008 | US
Published on Sep 19, 2008 in Literature (American)

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The paper examines Amy Tan's short story, "Two Kinds" that paints a picture of how belief in the American dream can significantly affect mother-daughter relationships. The paper discusses how the hopes of the older generation are often unrealistic and cause the child to blame himself for failures.

Sample of Sources Used:

  • Tan, Amy. "Two Kinds." Angelfire.com, 2007. Available: http://www.angelfire.com/ma/MyGuardianangels/index9.html.

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"Two Kinds" and the American Dream (2008, September 19) Retrieved February 26, 2024, from https://www.academon.com/book-review/two-kinds-and-the-american-dream-108012/

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""Two Kinds" and the American Dream" 19 September 2008. Web. 26 February. 2024. <https://www.academon.com/book-review/two-kinds-and-the-american-dream-108012/>