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  • Twelve Angry Men Group Roles
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    Norms: . Respect elders (e. g., the laborer is the self-appointed enforcer of good manners). The jurors had come to value a case based on facts, not prejudice or stereotypes. Those who upheld this value (Juror 8 and the Juror 4) were respected and became leaders that were looked to for guidance. The jurors that maintained arguments based on stereotypes alienated themselves from the others... The decision has to be unanimous (hung jury was something nobody liked). No racial prejudices were tolera...
  • Juror 8 Believes
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    Every man put on trial is considered innocent until proven guilty. In 12 Angry Men this theory can almost be considered false to the jurors involved in this murder case. But one man can be credited with sticking to the innocent until proven guilty theory that most likely saved a mans life. This juror must show 11 other jurors that he can prove with enough valid evidence that this boy is be wrongfully accused of killing his father. Reginald Rose shows us how that one mans integrity can prove to m...
  • Juror 4 And Juror 5
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    In Twelve Angry Men, the audience gets to view the two sides of the legal system. We view the institution that would want to be objective, and the human element, the jury, where each individual brings his own personal subjective point of view. This movie exposes the different types of people called to judge ones peers and the complexity of human nature and what different circumstances influence a juror's thought process. This review will focus on Juror #4, the wealthy stock broker, and Juror #5,...
  • Juror No 8
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    In the 1950?'s, Reginald Rose penned his masterpiece, 12 Angry Men. This play introduces us to twelve men of various statures. All of these men are part of the jury who will decide the fate of a young man, who has been accused of murdering his father. At first glance of the testimonies of the witnesses in the trial, the reader, or audience, would probably agree with the norm of the jury on the guilt of the young man. If it weren? t for one character in this play, juror No. 8, the deliberations o...
  • Vote Many Of The Juror's Views
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    12 Angry Men During the trial of a man accused of his father's murder, a single juror takes a stand against the guilty verdict voted by the others as a result of their preconceptions and prejudices. Thus, it is up to the courage of juror number eight to convince the other member of the committee to determine a fair and correct outcome. Many of the skills we have learned in Business Communications were used to change the vote of the other jurors. Each of the jurors is portrayed to have different ...
  • Most Important Juror 8
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    12 Angry Men: Juror #8 is the Most Important Juror Juror #8 was the most important juror in the play Twelve Angry Men for a number of reasons. The first reason is that when all the other jurors voted guilty without even thinking about their decisions, Juror #8 suggested that they talk about it before jumping to conclusions. Even when some of the other jurors got mad and started yelling at him, he stayed calm and tried to work things out in a mature fashion. The second reason is that he convinced...
  • Die By His Own Hands Juror 8
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    A persons surroundings can influence him. In "12 Angry Men' by Reginald Rose a young mans life is held by twelve men with contrasting views. After hearing, the case the jurors go into deliberations. Eleven of the 12 are convinced that the boy murdered his father. However, Juror # 8 a caring man, who wishes to talk about why the other jurors think that the boy is guilty, clashes with Juror # 3, a sadistic man who would pull the switch himself to end the boys life. Early on, it's not revealed why ...
  • Juror 9 Points Out The Woman's Eyesight
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    Identifying Arguments An elderly witness says he heard the accused boy say, "I'm going to kill you' to his father, but several of the jurors believe this elder witness could not have heard the boy. An elder juror states that the man might have said this "to be important. ' The elder juror states: It was just that I looked at him for a very long time. The seam of his jacket was split just under his shoulder, or did you notice that. To come to court like that. He was a very old man in a torn jacke...
  • Very Important Juror In The Jury Room
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    Twelve Angry Men The play? Twelve Angry Men? , By Reginald Rose, is a play about 12 jurors that in an uncomfortable room have to discuss a life and death case about a boy that is accused or killing his father. the jurors do not really know eachother to talk to and wish they were anywhere but in that jury room. Every juror has a different emotional pattern that makes the play interesting. In my opinion there were 3 main jurors in the jury room: Juror 8, Juror 3 and Juror 9. Juror 8 is important b...

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