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Nature/ Society Thought Piece Even though you said that it would be better not to write about the evolutionary images, but instead to write about the Eugenics Archive images, I couldn’t resist the image about the evolution of man and the evolution of woman. It’s pure comedy and all, but show it to any woman, and I have done so, and after a chuckle, they are actually hurt. This picture is what’s considered to be one of those things that just give you a laugh, but for this thought piece I will be looking more into the picture and analyzing why man is portrayed to be the center of the evolution mystery, while woman have always been regarded as the workers and the housewives. This isn’t exactly the most political connection, but if African Americans, or any other race that has a history of being put down, was to be subjected to an image such as this, they would skip the laughter part and skip right to the second phase, which is taking offence from it. Woman however have been subjected to sexism for so long that they have
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This note was uploaded on 02/09/2009 for the course HSS 138 taught by Professor Qui during the Fall '08 term at Rhode Island.

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