The Journal Reader

The Journal Reader

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To compare means to point out similarities; to contrast means to specify differences. ... For example, Henry Thoreaua#39;s careful observation of nature inspires the comparison in his diary between plants and people. Another diarist in this chapter, W. N. P. Barbellion, contrasts two encounters he had in London; the first with a beautiful young mother he met on his way to Albert Hall; ... The comparison/contrast essay often attempts to specify in a systematic way the likenesses or differencesanbsp;...

Title:The Journal Reader
Author:Anthony C. Winkler, Jo Ray McCuen
Publisher:Harcourt College Pub - 1993


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