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James Fenimore Cooper

James Fenimore Cooper (1789-1851) was an American author, U.S. Navy seaman, and Historian. He created a quintessentially American form of literature, breaking from the prevalent European style of his time. Cooper was additionally one of the first American writers to feature African-American and Native American characters in his novels. His experiences as a sailor were the foundations of many of his works including The Spy (1821), and The Red Rover (1827), however his novels of frontier...See more

Personality Profile For James Fenimore Cooper

James Fenimore Cooper

The following is a personality profile of James Fenimore Cooper based on his work.

James Fenimore Cooper is shrewd and somewhat insensitive.

He is empathetic, he feels what others feel and is compassionate towards them. He is philosophical as well: he is open to and intrigued by new ideas and loves to explore them. But, James Fenimore Cooper is also unstructured: he does not make a lot of time for organization in his daily life.

More than most people, his choices are driven by a desire for well-being.

He is also relatively unconcerned with tradition: he cares more about making his own path than following what others have done. Considers helping others to guide a large part of what he does: he thinks it is important to take care of the people around him.

Writing style analyzed by IBM Watson

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