• Lower Class Dogberry Hero Play
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    How is Dogberry the fool or jester of the play? What is the significance of Dogberry's discovery about the plot against Hero? Do you think that Dogberry's ignorance is actually knowledge about life? Support your answers with details from text.' Marry, sir, they have committed false report; moreover, they have spoken untruths; secondarily, they are slanders; sixth and lastly, they have belied a lady; thirdly, they have verified unjust things; and, to conclude, they are lying knaves (5. 1. 225-233...
  • Techniques Used In Shakespearean Comedies
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    Shakespeare is known as one of the world's greatest playwrights. He has written tragedies, histories, and sonnets. But one of Shakespeare's greatest talents was writing comedies. He used many techniques when writing a comedy and some of these seem to be consistent through out his comedies. One of the first techniques that should be discussed is the subject matter of Shakespeare's comedies. Shakespeare always uses love and marriage as the content for his comedies. This can be seen in the comedie...
  • Middle Class Blacks Burden
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    Middle Class Blacks' Burden Today in America there are many who assume that racism does not exist as it did in the forties, fifties, and sixties. Racism today is not as dangerous as it once was, but that does not mean that it does not hurt people just as much. There are many who think we have solved our racial problems and that African Americans live freely. However, there are many African Americans who work extremely hard to benefit society and all some people still see is their skin color. Mal...
  • Blacks Treated As Lower Class Citizens
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    Blacks Treated as Lower Class Citizens The black community in the United States of America has always been the target of prejudice from the whites. The Constitution of America states all men should have equal rights, but instead of following the constitution whites have treated the blacks as lower- class citizen. An example that the black community has been treated as a lower class citizen they were being persecuted for trying to get an education. The next example that the black community was be...
  • Industrial France And England
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    Andrew Battaini 2/16/00 Industrial France and England The impact Industrial Revolution was immense on the countries of France and England, which caused large changes in the social classes. Another class of peoples emerged in England and France; they were the middle classes. The middle class was made up of intelligent people who made their money through their smarts and not how they were born. This was clearly proven in France when it's middle class emerged and being influenced by the philosophie...
  • Social Concerns In The Romantic Period
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    In the Romantic period, many authors make references to different social concerns. This enabled the authors to hint towards different concerns in their writing, but not come directly out and state their concerns. Three great examples of authors like this include: William Blake, Robert Burns, and Anna Laetitia Barbauld. Each of these authors had unique concerns that they were able to get across in their own way. Blake wrote two poems with entitled "Chimney Sweeper." One version was found in his '...
  • Great Expectations Portrays Injustices Of British Class System
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    Dickens' provides the reader with scathing insight into the social standard of this time / era . How successful is Dickens in portraying the injustices of social class " In England the social fences, if left alone, grow like wild hedges." -D. W. Brogan The class system in England began with the introduction of feudalism which followed the Norman Conquest of 1066 and has been the social guideline for hundreds of years. The class system consists of an upper, middle and lower class. These classes a...
  • Social Prejudice In Schools
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    In my report, I am going to talk about the social prejudice that occurs in the schools between students and also teachers. Children from middle-class families generally are more successful in public schools than children from low-income families. Is the school system responsible for this problem, or is lower performance among low-income children a result of their home environment? The home environment has a big role in a child's education and if it is not supportive of the school environment, th...
  • Perpetuating The Culture Of Fear
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    Barry Glassner's book The Culture of Fear demonstrates how people manipulate our understanding and profit from our anxieties; and how the media gather scares to get ratings. I will demonstrate how Glassner's theory proves how forms of inequality perpetuate the "culture of fear" and in turn, how the "culture of fear perpetuates forms of inequality. Poverty is a major problem in the world today. Glassner's theory demonstrates how the lower class continues to put out a bad image which is in turn la...
  • Metropolis Upper Class
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    Metropolis depicts the view of the industrial city in post WWI Germany. During this period of time there was a vast difference between the wealthy and the poor because of the reparations incurred by Germany due to the war. The film Metropolis depicts the vast difference between the lower working class and elite upper class through cinematic symmetry and the portrayal of women. The use of symmetry in the frame composition of Metropolis created a mechanical effect. This effect was particularly use...
  • Lower Class Boys Crime Ray
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    The film I viewed is called Murder by Numbers. Two rich kids who plan and execute the murder of one random victim and watch the police fall for every one of their planted clues. Both boys, Justin and Richard, are kids with uninvolved parents, and are looking for a way to matter. Their motto is .".. you haven't fully lived life without experiencing crime... and only those who act on their crime are truly free." Justin and Richard are in different crowds at school and base their planning around th...
  • Foundations Of Feudalism In European Governments
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    Feudalism was the foundation of the European government. The structure of feudalism was incredibly unbalanced, which was the main reason for its downfall. When the Roman empire fell, it left many wealthy landowners spread throughout the European countries. For every wealthy landowner there were many more poorer. They decided therefore to commend themselves to landlords, surrendering to a lord in return for safety and the right to farm the properties. This was the beginning of the feudal nations...
  • Upper Class People Money Hard
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    All over the world, people are classified into three categories. These three classifications include: lower class, middle class, and the upper class. Low income people are those with the least money, whereas the upper classes are the rich. The lower class seems to have closer family ties. Many use their family to make up for things they can't have. A majority of these families are larger in size. These families require higher food costs, housing, and survival needs. These people work really har...
  • Charles Dickens Lower Class
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    Charles Dickens was an author who has a common theme in most of his books. Charles Dickens liked to stress, in his books, that the lower class is always higher than the upper class. Another idea is the need for sacrifice. He also had a common place where his novels took place. Most of them took place in an area where there was a cast system. "Charles John Huff am Dickens was born on February 7, 1812, in Portsmouth and spent most of his childhood in London and Kent" (Encarta. com), both of which...
  • David Copperfield Essay Lower Class
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    When you read David Copperfield, it doesn't take long to realize the difference between the upper and lower classes. Dickens had a way of making one-dimensional characters, and he was also good at doing this with the social status of the characters. The best examples of this, I think, would be Daniel Peggotty for the lower class, and Rosa Dartle for the upper class. Daniel Peggotty was portrayed as a man that lived for everyone but himself. He was always willing to go out on a limb. He was kind ...
  • Pop Culture Lower Class
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    When looking into the messages that contemporary texts of Pop culture suggest, we may find that the message received by the viewer isn't always the message intended by the author. According to Umberto Eco, popular texts can be misread or even double read by it's receiving audience. An example of this misreading comes from Andy Medhurst, and how he found that the TV show "Batman" had underlying homosexual themes. The authors did not intend for the message to suggest these underlying themes, yet M...
  • Lower Class Doolittle Higgins Play
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    Pygmalion is a Cinderella like play, which adds the proposition of class distinction and social barriers. Theses subjects are introduced through the character of Mr. Doolittle. Mr. Doolittle is a lower class dustman, who has a daughter named Eliza Doolittle. Eliza plays a significant role in this play by mocking the distinction of class. Mr. Dolittle displays his morals and ethics by mocking Victorian philosophy and having impracticable views of the world, he does this comically by adding an ex...
  • The Social Wall That Cannot Be Broken
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    Education is one of the most important aspects of every society and country. A person can be changed no matter what kind of education they have because education affects one's personality and moral character. Among common ideas, education establishes a one's job choice, life quality and thoughts. Donna Gaines, essay "Dirt bags, Burnouts, Metalheads, and Thrashers" argues that education protects the social class in each person. In other words, education tends to determine the social class of each...
  • Crimes In La Lower Class
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    In a big city like Los Angeles, its very hard not have crimes, WE can find crimes in both upper and lower class cities. WE tend to hear more about the one's in the lower class area's, eventhough it looks like an entire neighbourhood would be responsible for the way their block looks, statistic shows that only a few account for all the crimes committed in these areas, ofcourse these are crimes that are committed by the minorities, mostley people of color. Most of these people only live they way t...
  • Albert K Cohens Theory Of Gangs Delinquent Subculture
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    APPLICATION OF THE THEORY TO THE ISSUE: ALBERT K. COHEN'S THEORY OF GANGS AND THE DELINQUENT SUBCULTURE Albert K. Cohen was the first person that attempted to find out the process of beginning of a delinquent subculture. His perspective has been referred to an integrating theory of several sociological theories such as the Chicago School! s sociologist! s work, Merton! s strain theory, cultural conflict theory and Sutherland! s differential association theory. In Cohen's book! ^0 Delinquent Boys...