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THE STRANGER by Albert Camus AUTHOR - Camus, 1913-1960, French existentialist, Nobel Prize, 1957. Works: THE
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Unformatted text preview: FALL , THE PLAGUE , THE REBEL . Believed in decisions: you are what you do, action, commitment, responsibility, true to self CHARACTERS CONFLICTS Major Meursault Man vs. Man Marie Concern & decision vs. apathy Raymond Meursault vs normal world Minor Old Perez Arabs vs. Raymond Mother Raymond vs. girlfriend Celeste Prosecutors vs. Meursault Salamano Masson EVENTS Judge Meursaults moms death Prosecutor Meursault, Marie, Raymond Chaplin Conflicts w/ girlfriend Arabs Arabs, beach scene SETTINGS CRISIS General Algiers Meursault kills Arab, imprisoned Early 1900s trial a farce, M. adjusts to jail, Very hot found guilty, rejects chaplin Specific Beach and God, Meursault Office decapitated Marengo Jail SOLUTION Courtroom Meursault reborn, good feelings at end, a spiritual rejuvenation MOODS Methodical Tension Lunacy Frustration Unresponsive Resignation From Student Success Secrets by Eric Jensen, Barrons Educational Series, Inc., 1989....
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This note was uploaded on 09/21/2011 for the course LEARNING L 110 taught by Professor Afrancis during the Spring '11 term at Community College of Philadelphia.

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