Unformatted text preview: power is used over him. It is in his self-interest and selfishness that he will shoot anyone who tries to enter his shelter; however, it is only to protect his life. I would also like to address the power at the end of the film which the government attempts to constitute. The government sends in armed policemen to control the crowds; however, they are overthrown and killed in some instances due to the starvation and desperation of the people. The apathetic attitude held by the people leads to this chaos and loss of power by the government. Thus, power is ultimately exercised to look out for ones self interests first and disregard others....
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This note was uploaded on 03/22/2009 for the course HIST 140 taught by Professor Reid during the Spring '08 term at UNC.
- Spring '08