Brighton Rock: Comprehensive Guide for AS and A Level
- Edexcel A Level
- AQA B AS & A Level
Brighton Rock today remains an innovative and daring example of twentieth-century crime writing that exposes the seedy undercurrent of life in a large 1930s seaside town, with its crime rackets, razor gangs and unbridled corruption. Examine Greene’s ruthless teenage villain and skilled amateur detective with exceptionally detailed analysis and tasks helpfully cross-referenced to the AOs.
Some excellent detailed analysis... Certainly would give students (and teachers!) a greater understanding of the text and its characters
Consolidate and deepen learning!
- discussion prompts
- active learning exercises
- further reading suggestions
- key literary and linguistic terms
Thorough section-by-section commentary walks students through each chapter
Drawing it all together
In-depth discussion of whole text focuses on: characterisation, relationships, genre, themes, attitudes and values, language, form, structure, context, literary approaches
Supports teaching by ensuring all key areas are covered
Plus! Glossary of key terms ensures full understanding
What do teachers say about this resource? (9009)
This is very detailed and is a good resource for understanding the text... I liked the chapter-by-chapter analysis and found that detailed and comprehensive... This would be good for a new teacher who did not know the text or for a student who needed a bit of knowledge boosting.
A good study guide overall with lots of detail about the text... I liked the chapter-by-chapter summaries and the detailed exploration of each of the chapters. Some excellent detailed analysis... It certainly would give students (and teachers!) a greater understanding of the text and its characters.