A Study Guide For Sinclair Lewis S Elmer Gantry

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This concise study guide includes plot summary; character analysis; author biography; study questions; historical context; suggestions for further reading; and much more.

Arrowsmith

Author: Sinclair Lewis
Publisher: Signet Classic
ISBN: 9780451530868
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The Pulitzer Prize-winning novel recounts the story of a Midwestern physician who is forced to give up his profession due to the ignorance, corruption, and greed of society.

Sinclair Lewis

Author: Axel von Cossart
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ISBN: 3736851693
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Suggestiv wird der Scheinprediger Elmer Gantry im Roman ge​fragt: „Herr
Gantry, warum glauben Sie nicht an Gott?“ Auch Stu​dienkollegen hadern mit
ihrem Glauben und stehen nicht hinter dem, was sie predigen. Viele neigen dazu
, Religion weniger unter theologischdogmati​schem als unter sozialem,
moralischem Aspekt zu betrachten. Der Nutzen für die Gesellschaft rangiert vor
dem Wahrheitsgehalt eines Glaubens. Mitgliedschaft in einer
Religionsgemeinschaft gilt als ...

Literature Suppressed On Social Grounds

Author: Dawn B. Sova
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ISBN: 0816071500
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He is an opportunist with few scruples or morals, who knows nothing about
theology but everything about greed and seduction. Before he is “saved,” Gantry
is known to his college classmates as “Hellcat,” known to become “eloquently
drunk, lovingly and pugnaciously drunk.” A typical Gantry suggestion is, “Let's go
over to Cato and see the girls and get drunk.” After his conversion, he vows not to
smoke, “to guzzle, to follow loose women, to 124 ELMER GANTRY Elmer Gantry.