The golden compass

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The golden compass- someone’s daemon is part of your soul. It is kind of part of you and shows your personality. In most cases the daemon is of the opposite gender. Anima animus. Lord asriel tells lyra to watch the master and she observes his daemon because he even though he seems calm the daemon is not. You never touch anyone else’s daemon. Lyra is a trickster character she is a liar/cheat and master of deception and yet she is our heroine. Entire series deals with how consciousness is involved with maturity Lyra is able to read the alithiometer and most ppl have to study for ages. She does it instantaneously. Lack of self consciousness has a purity of heart. Jordan colleges wealth is put towards the chapel and it gets philosophical instruments which are scientific devices. All of science under auspices of church. Obilation board is doing it’s science under one area of the church. Master doesn’t trust what Lord asriel is going to do. Knows that what he’s doing is going to be dangerous for the world and just wants to protect Lyra because she is
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course PHI 101 taught by Professor Finberg during the Spring '08 term at Swarthmore.

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