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  • The Discourse Community Analysis

    Academy of Education”(“James Gee.”). He claims that people who have similar interests, symbol, acting or beliefs could be in a same DC, and there are eight tools that he proposed to definite a DC, they are “social language”, “social identity”, “intersexuality”,” Discourse maps”,” kits”, “recognition”, “discourse” and “conversation”(Gee). For example, the OU is a big DC in this society because most members in OU are going to study; they get same belief and symbol, the “sooner citizens”. In the OU…

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  • Culture And Gender Identity

    The theory of gender being biologically determined emphasized, in terms of western culture, that women were mediocre to men since they were associated in terms of domestic undertakings, hence, their primary role is reproduction and child care, while men and the public sphere of social responsibilities were co-related (Weber 1998, p.17). It was asserted that women wherever is associated with nature, to a degree due to their reproductive systems, while men were associated with culture. This…

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  • Short Summary Of Middlesex By Jeffery Eugenides

    smogless Detroit day and January of 1960; and then again, as teenager boy, in an emergency room near Petoskey, Michigan, in August of 1974.” (pg.3) Middlesex, by Jeffery Eugenides. Middlesex is a remarkable non-fiction about an individual born with intersexuality. The first half of the book briefly about the family’s background; how and why the grandparents immigrated to the United States. Desdemona and Lefty once were brother and sister, married each other as they escaped their country. The…

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  • Edgar Allan Poe The Poem Master Essay

    Poe the Poem Master “The purpose of literature is to turn blood into ink” (Source D) Literature affects everyone at some point. Whether it is writing something in class or reading a book for fun, everyone feels the power of literature. It is not just ink on a page or words in a book; it is the feelings that are meant to be shared. In his quote, T.S. Eliot expresses how the purpose of literature is not just about writing a story for amusement, but to express feelings, no matter what they are.…

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  • Man Of Hope, By Andrzej Wajd Film Analysis

    Essay question: 4. With reference to key films and figures discuss how one of the following themes have been addressed in European Cinema: war and politics. Representation of polish martial law in Man of Iron (1981) and Walesa. Man of hope (2013) by Andrzej Wajda The main aim of this essay is to analyse post-war reality in Poland by using two films directed by world acclaimed polish artist Andrzej Wajda. Due to the technical limitations I had to pick one event or period of time to look at,…

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