Compare the representation of women in ‘Hamlet’ and ‘Much Ado about Nothing’ The expectations of daughters in Elizabethan times are reflected on the roles of women in the plays ‘Hamlet’ and ‘Much ado about nothing’, women’s dependency on men is clear. This is shown through Ophelia
Name: J. V. December 20th,2011
prof.dr­. Boris Berić Course:
Introducti­on to English Literature I
The Law of Life
None of us probably
experienc­ed those last hours of our life. What really happens at that
time? Do we regret about things we did, or have not managed
Essay about women’s emancipation from M. Niaré
If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude. Don't complain. ~ Maya Angelou ~
But how has the emancipation movement changed that she can claim such a thoughtless thing today? In my opinion, there are three different classification areas of the emancipation of women. This is important to say because the division of the three areas influenced the development of women’s emancipation. The first classification area is the woman in the society.
In the second are the woman and her profession. The constitution says that women and men have to be equal. I think for this it is important to say that the girls have already surpassed the men in the education. The last classification area is the woman and the family. By now the legal equality of women and men in marriage has been fixed in several law steps.
A hundred years ago the women dreamed of this.
I write about the development of women emancipation until the 12th and 13th century until now to come closer to the history and for the understanding. There were three different emancipation movements which are significant and still on our mind. The first was between the 12th and 13th century. The movement is still famous with the name Beginen-movement.
But it didn’t have many followers or supporters-they didn’t question the church and had really religious views on the world. The second movement was after the French revolution at the beginning of the 19th century. The movement had at only male supporters and followers at first. They found fast female supporters who deployed themselves for freedom and equality.
The movement was named Suffragetten (like the name says-they deployed for the suffrage) It was the first movement which tried to remove themselves from the church. The third and last big and famous emancipation movement was after the Second World War. It was a result out of the industrialization .....[read full text]
How John Stuart Mill also wanted to say with a statement of his book, the bondage of the woman: “No slave is a slave to the same lengths, and in so full a sense of the word, as a wife is.”
Biography about Maya Angelou
Dr. Maya Angelou is a remarkable Renaissance woman of our time. Dr. Angelou is a celebrated poet, memoirist, novelist, educator, dramatist, producer, actress, historian, filmmaker, best-selling author and civil rights activist. She is named as a powerful creative genius-and not without re.....