A Christmas Carol Study Guide & Essays
After celebrating the joy and charity of Christmas, A Christmas Carol is foremost a condemnation of 19th-century Victorian England's division between the rich and poor, the Haves and Have-Nots. London was a great world power, rich from industry and colonial influence, yet poverty ran amok through…
A Christmas Carol study guide contains a biography of Charles Dickens, literature essays, a complete e-text, quiz questions, major themes, characters, and a full summary and analysis.
- A Christmas Carol Summary
- About A Christmas Carol
- Character List
- Major Themes
- Summary and Analysis of Stave One
- Summary and Analysis of Stave Two
- Summary and Analysis of Stave Three
- Summary and Analysis of Stave Four
- Have a Capitalist Christmas: The Critique of Christmas Time in "A Christmas Carol"
- Movement Within the Episodes
- Ghost of an Idea
- A Secular Christmas: Examining Religion in Dickens' A Christmas Carol
- Perceiving the Need for Social Change in "A Christmas Carol"
- Stave I: Marley's Ghost
- Stave II: The First Of The Three Spirits
- Stave III: The Second Of The Three Spirits