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    Symbolism In Jesus Camp

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    is meant to show the indoctrination occurring in the camp and their disapproval of the Evangelical movement. This all during a very controversial time in our country in which Evangelicals have helped President Bush to be elected, who now is under…

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    wanted me and my brothers to think on our own, develop our own opinions, and have the ability to stand up for what we believe in whether no body agrees. My parents encouraged us to be independent thinkers, and to always ask questions. Another reason why I would say my family has influenced me politically is because of our lack of political discussions as a family. The lack of discussions has reinforced my belief that the government is not very important in my life. These many reasons are why I…

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    Book Thief Essay Through the skillful use of indoctrination one can make people believe one race is better than another or that an extremely wretched life is paradise. Uncritically believing and following someone because one has been conditioned to, is an essential aspect in the novel “The Book Thief”. In the novel, by Markus Zusak there are several significant moments that protrude to let the reader concentrate on the overall motif of indoctrination. Zusak portrays the motif of indoctrination…

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    Many different ideas were covered throughout the class of Modern World History this semester. But, imagine living a life completely controlled by the government, where citizens are brainwashed to accept beliefs and ideologies without questioning. From events in WWI to the atrocities in WWII to the brutal Cold War, this class thoroughly went over many important lessons that has happened in our past. However, despite the many topics, the one idea that stood out the most was the method of enforcing…

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    Analysis of The Children’s Story Indoctrination is to teach (someone) to fully accept the ideas, opinions and beliefs of a particular group and to not consider other ideas, opinions and beliefs. Indoctrination was seen in the book The Children’s Story by James Clavell where the New Teacher was the one indoctrinating the children. The New Teacher indoctrinates the children to change their beliefs to become similar to the New Teacher’s nation since there was war between the New Teacher’s…

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    ISIS Indoctrination of Children ISIS, also known as IS or the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, is a large and powerful terrorist group that originated from Iraq and Syria. Members in ISIS are known as jihadists. Jihad means “holy war” and is not a violent concept, but in this context, the word Jihad stands for people who are severely against nonbelievers. ISIS was founded in 1999 and is currently lead by Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi. Very little is known about the ISIS leader except that he was born…

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    The article “Indoctrination U.? Faculty Ideology and Changes in Student Political Orientation (Excerpt)” by Mack D. Mariani and Gordon J. Hewitt discusses the article “Indoctrination U.” by David Horowitz and proceed to display their own findings of political indoctrination in universities. Mariani and Hewitt use very effective means to portray their argument and manage to do so in a seemingly unbiased way. The authors argue that little evidence shows faculty ideology affecting students and is…

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    How important was indoctrination of Aryan children to ensure success in the Holocaust? Introduction The essay will discuss how the Nazi government used education, media and the Hitler youth to impregnate their ideology into children. These are particularly important themes for assessing this historical debate. This essay will argue that indoctrination of children was one of the key movements to ensure the success of the Holocaust and secure an all-German nation. Contemporary sources are widely…

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    I was very surprised and taken aback by how the North Korea and its curriculum is run by one dictator, Kim Jong Il. When reading and watching the video, the North Korean people are in a sense "brainwashed" to believe this is the only acceptable way of living. This has been going on for generations now so all of the so-called "newer" generations are being raised in a system that they are led to believe is the right way when they have no idea of what goes on outside of their own country. When it…

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    Indoctrination is “To teach people to accept a system of beliefs (thoughts) without questioning” (Say-Mean-Matter). Stalin used indoctrination in schools and universities. “Under Stalin, the government controlled all education from nursery school through the universities. School children learned virtues of the communist party. College professors and students who questioned the communist party’s interpretations of history risked losing their jobs and faced imprisonment” (Modern World History…

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