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Virtue"s hero

Len Gougeon

Virtue"s hero

Emerson, antislavery, and reform

by Len Gougeon

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Published by University of Georgia Press in Athens .
Written in English

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  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Emerson, Ralph Waldo, 1803-1882,
    • Antislavery movements -- United States,
    • Authors, American -- 19th century -- Biography,
    • Social reformers -- United States -- Biography,
    • Abolitionists -- United States -- Biography,
    • Slavery in literature

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 349-397) and index.

      StatementLen Gougeon.
      LC ClassificationsPS1642.S56 G68 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 408 p. ;
      Number of Pages408
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2214599M
      ISBN 100820311936
      LC Control Number89037662

        GREEN LANTERN. image: The above satire of Green Lantern from Cracked is a personal favorite. As we know, the Lantern’s ring endows its bearer with the power to materialize anything he can imagine. When all the wearer can imagine is a fist to sock his enemies in the face with, clearly there’s a lack of imagination at play. Aeneas is the protagonist, or main character, of the Aeneid. He is the son of Anchises, a Trojan prince, and Venus, the goddess of love. Virgil portrays Aeneas as a Trojan hero; a warrior who will lead his people to safety, found a new Trojan state, and establish order in his and his countryman's lives. Aeneas is the embodiment of Roman virtues.

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      Hero is a big word. The movies have created a new kind of hero. But they are based in interesting philosophy. Very interesting. This video by Campbell is very insightful bringing in diverse and ancient and modern heroes from literal POV and metaphor as well, If you can try and impart some of this to your child you may do them a great service. 5 or 6 hours is long BUT your kid will understand. Aristotle: Nicomachean Ethics study guide contains a biography of Aristotle, literature essays, a complete e-text, quiz questions, major themes, characters, and a full summary and analysis.

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