One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest by Ken Kesey (Book Analysis)

Detailed Summary, Analysis and Reading Guide

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This engaging summary presents an analysis of One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest by Ken Kesey, which follows the inmates at a psychiatric hospital as they begin to push back against the oppressive system that aims to crush their spirits and stifle their individuality. Until the arrival of the rebellious McMurphy, the patients live a cowed existence under the harsh rule of Nurse Ratched, but as time goes on they fight to claim a modicum of dignity and freedom in spite of their circumstances. One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest is Ken Kesey’s best-known novel, and inspired an Academy Award-winning film starring Jack Nicholson. 

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•Key themes and symbols
•Questions for further reflection

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  • Primento Digital; April 2019
  • ISBN: 9782808018364
  • Read online, or download in secure ePub format
  • Title: One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest by Ken Kesey (Book Analysis)
  • Series: BrightSummaries.com
  • Author: Bright Summaries
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