One of A Doll\'s House\'s central theme is secession from society. It is demonstrated by several of its characters breaking away from the social standards of their time and acting on their own terms. No one character demonstrates this better than Nora.
During the time in which the play took place society frowned upon women asserting themselves. Women were supposed to play a role in which they supported their husbands, took ... Word Count: 560 | Page Count: 3
Daniel Boone was responsible for the exploration and settlement of Kentucky.
Daniel’s father was a weaver and blacksmith, and raised livestock in the country near
Reading, Pennsylvania. Daniel was born there on November 2, 1734. Daniel was a man
of the wild, an explorer of unmapped spaces, his boyhood was the perfect preparation.
HE cam e to know the Indians in the forest. Early on he was marking the habits of wild
things and ... Word Count: 355 | Page Count: 2
“The rule of Caligula proved the disastrous capacity of an autocratic system of government.” Caligula’ contempt for the senate, his growing need for more power and his unstable methods of ruling made an autocratic system of government unworkable. By looking at his administrative techniques, financial control, frontier policies, personal leadership qualities and his life in general the above statement will be validated.
Gaius ... Word Count: 1060 | Page Count: 5
Kurt Vonnegut is a masterly stylist much in the way Count Basie is a m
... masterly stylist.” Throughout Kurt Vonnegut’s novel writing career, he ... Bokononism, is invented by Bokonon on the Caribbean island of ... To further the cause, Bokonon conspires with the Island’s leader ... to outlaw Bokononism and make Bokonon a fugitive, both to ... more meaning (Burgman). Kurt Vonnegut’s knack for “out-thinking ... quotes from the “Books of Bokonon”, Bokononism’s bible, that add ... ). Many critics believe that Vonnegut’s real-life beliefs and experiences ... Word Count: 601 | Page Count: 3
... temper and cynicism is Kurt Vonnegut’s Cats Cradle.
Vonnegut, considered ... atomic age society with the Bokonon religion. This religion, completely ... nation, strangely resembles Cuba.) Bokonon is a strange religion. It ... long time ago. Essentially, Bokonon is the only hope for ... of ŇcalypsosÓ : Bokonon proverbs written by Bokonon. Verse like:I ... calypso expresses the purpose of Bokonon and why it, with ... is about the outlawing of Bokonon. To make the religion ... Word Count: 3201 | Page Count: 11