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The Evolution of the Human Condition During War

It has been a while since I watched Full Metal Jacket. The first time it was for entertainment, and for the second time it was probably for entertainment. I did not pay much attention to the character development and their personalities, or how one character, Private Joker, evolves throughout the film from enduring an intense […]
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What Fiction Teaches People about War and Refugees.

Videos show a glimpse of what it is like for people trapped in war zones, but no one knows what it is like for these individuals except these individuals. Though it is not a complete understanding of what it is these people experience, characters in fiction, who are portrayed in war zones, can provide readers […]
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Marxism in Literature.

Marxism- “a theory and practice of socialism including the labor theory of value, dialectical materialism, the class struggle, and dictatorship of the proletariat until the establishment of a classless society.” Marxism is displayed in Joseph Conrad’s Heart of Darkness. I think the work is a connection between the Victorian values and the ideals of modernism. […]
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