James Agee's "A Death in the Family " Essay by Mike

James Agee's "A Death in the Family "
A discussion of how this work examines the issue of coming to terms with death, with religion or without.
# 840 | 1,320 words | 1 source | 2001 | US
Published on Mar 26, 2001 in Literature (American) , Literature (General)

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This is a short paper that uses "A Death in the Family", by James Agee, to illustrate the different views of God that lead to different reactions to and perceptions of death. The conclusion is that strong religious beliefs lead to a greater difficulty in accepting death on its own terms.

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