Marxism - result, they become docile and passiveno matter...

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Marxist Ideas and Terms Class Conflict: Owners vs. Producers. "The history of all hitherto existing society is the history of class struggles." “History repeats itself, first as tragedy, second as farce” -Karl Marx Master/Slave Feudalism:  Nobles vs. Serfs NOW: Proletariat VS. Bourgeoisie . Cultural Industry
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Bourgeoisie utilize media and entertainment to satisfy the masses and prevent them from revolting and overthrowing the establishment. The masses are manipulated, according to Max Horkheimer (1895-1973) and Theodor Adorno (1903-1969) of the Frankfurt School , by this easy entertainment; and, as a
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Unformatted text preview: result, they become docile and passiveno matter how crummy their pay. So, a Duplication of a Fairy Tale would simply reinforce the ideology from which they were produced. e.g. Patriarchal Society: Female is Domesticated, Man is in Control But a Revision of a Fairy Tale would challenge the original message or ideology. A Marxist Revision would challenge Capitalist or Feudal ideology: e.g. The Tale of the Military Secret. Shrek could be an example of a Feminist RevisionA critique of the glossy magazine ideal of beauty witnessed in Princess Fionas Ogress Beauty. VS....
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