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Barbarism vs. Civilization

This section of She was graphically violent, much more so than the first part that we read. The battle in which Job, Leo, and Holly fight off the Amahagger is nothing short of vicious, and we are forced to endure the splitting … Continue reading

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Mill on Progress

According to Mill, in Chapter 1 of On Liberty, liberty only divides men “in the stage of progress into which the more civilized portions of the species have now entered” (Mill, 5).  It is on the very notion of separating … Continue reading

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