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    What is Feminism?

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    the gender gap and the idea that men are superior to women decreased or even abolished. Carol Gilligan is one woman who has contributed much time and effort to the feminist theory. Her beliefs and ideas are based upon difference feminism. In this essay I will tie the ideas and beliefs of Carol Gilligan with information from our text, the packet read in class and the book, Faces of Feminism. Carol Gilligan is a lecturer and assistant professor at Harvard University as well as a psychologist. She

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    relate to instances where I have supported a belief, regardless of the criticisms that arise, all because my choice is based upon personal morals. The same can be said regarding Debra J. Dickerson as she expresses in her novel, An American Story. In Carol Gilligan’s “Concepts of Self and Morality,” she states, “The moral person is one who helps others; goodness in service, meeting one’s obligations and responsibilities to others, if possible without sacrificing oneself” (170). After considering this

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    Psychology is defined by Merriam-Webster, as the science of mind and behavior. It is a study of how an individual's psyche can be created, developed, altered or destroyed. Carol Gilligan, a Harvard Graduate School professor, for many years has analyzed the psychological theory and development, specifically in a book entitled In A Different Voice. Through years of history women have been subjugated. They are seen as vehicles for reproduction and sexual objects. Yet this is a mentality that is

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    roles in making that decision. Foley's examples and her in-depth analysis of the Odyssey all support her thesis as I have interpreted it to be. There are, however, problems in her comparison of the Odyssey and outside texts (especially that of Carol Gilligan), inconsistencies in citations and style, and examples that either have little or nothing to do with her thesis. The largest problem with this essay that I could find is the ignorance of a few facts that could possibly be construed as being in

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    Carol Gilligan (1982) sparked a heated academic debate with her popular book In a different Voice: Psychological Theory and Women's Development. In this book Gilligan departs from the traditional sequential stage modals advocated by luminary psychologists such as Piaget (1925) and Kohlberg (1969) and develops her own moral orientation model. Gilligan criticises these theories as she claims they are insensitive to females 'different voice' on morality and therefore result in women achieving lower

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    interview with Carol Gilligan” (1992), she investigates the difficulties faced by girls as they enter their early teens, including the patterns of how a girl “loses her voice and connection with others” (19, Gilligan 1992) as she ages. I wonder if there is a correlation between these girls’ lack of confidence and support with the societal pressures to be the perfect girl who “give[s] up [her] own experience [in order to] tune into the way other people want [her] to see things” (20, Gilligan 1992). Do

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    Carol Gilligan Carol Gilligan—born November 28, 1936, is a highly esteemed feminist, psychologist, and author. She graduated from Swarthmore College summa cum laude in 1958; she then went on to receive her Master’s degree in clinical psychology from Radcliffe College; during this time she also married her husband Jim Gilligan. She then made the transition into working towards her PhD in social psychology at Harvard University. She wrote her dissertation over an analysis of motives. Upon graduation

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    Breaking Bad

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    In many ways the inception of television has been a growing phenomenon in our history, cultivating many moments that changed the view of how we preserve what influences us. Television has since become so important in people’s lives showcasing films, news, shows, commercials, etc. estimating a whopping 96% universal presence in U.S. households (Croteau, 2014) one can wonder if what is shown on television is a product of the environment or the product of the viewer. This brings me to two major themes

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    t.v show

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    meticulous precision, portraying a character that is hastily rotting inside. The audience is treated to a set-up where so many things are interconnected. An example is where Fring’s laptop was confiscated by the police, loaded with incriminating material (Gilligan). When finding out how to repossess it, the series connects us to yet another of its suits: the painstaking demonstration of a plot unfolding, taking into account all mistakes, arguments and false-starts that such undertakings involve. The series

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    Walter as he changes from a compliant and empathetic father to a cold, merciless drug kingpin through the wrong decisions he makes in life. Vince Gilligan made the show with a dream of having the hero turn into the adversary as the show advances and to investigate the subject "actions have consequences." In giving Bryan Cranston a part as Walter White, Gilligan picked a performing artist whose livelihood bend dovetails uncannily with his character. As Walt changes from such a family man himself into a

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