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Discussion of themes and motifs in Raymond Carver's A Small, Good Thing. eNotes critical analyses help you gain a deeper understanding of A Small, Good  ...

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Jan 3, 2014 ... In A Small, Good Thing by Raymond Carver we have the theme of connection, helplessness, loss, conflict, communication, isolation and ...

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Cathedral study guide contains a biography of Raymond Carver, literature essays, quiz questions, major themes, characters, and a full ...

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Definition of A Small, Good Thing – Our online dictionary has A Small, Good ... Author Biography Plot Summary Characters Themes Style Historical Context

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Sep 20, 2009 ... The story "A Small Good Thing" contained a good number of themes. I specifically wanted to emphasize on the idea of compassion, simply ...

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“A Small, Good Thing” is a 1983 short story by Raymond Carver. Carver was ... of a small boy. The story's themes include human compassion and forgiveness.

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This story concerns the death of a child and failures of communication. Scotty, an eight year old, is hit by a car on his birthday. His mother had ordered a birthday ...

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May 27, 2013 ... Carver makes some of the moves I have described above, but “A Small, Good Thing” is nearly unfathomably indelible because of the illogical ...

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On a deeper level, A Small, Good Thing is concerned with more complex themes and ideas. Central is the idea of communication, and lack of communication.