Questions, Reading 3, Rogin

Questions, Reading 3, Rogin - society felt like a father...

Info iconThis preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Alea Roach TA Stephanie Farrar 10-4-04 Discussion Questions on “Liberal Society and the Indian Question” by Michael Rogin 1) Much of this essay seems to be written in an extremely sarcastic tone (ex. Pg 33, 40, 41, 43, and 46). Is this correct? Also, much of the essay is redundant. Were these techniques purposely paired to better convey Rogin’s message to the reader, were these techniques mistakes made by Rogin, or is my personal observation completely incorrect? 2) Throughout the essay, Rogin presents his readers with evidence of how the white
Background image of page 1
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: society felt like a father figure to the Native Americans, and how the white society perpetuated this ideal throughout every aspect of their associations with the Native Americans. However, Rogin, to my knowledge, gives no evidence as to what caused the white society to arrive at this particular ideal in the first place. What caused the whites to think that they were somehow supposed to treat the Native Americans as children?...
View Full Document

{[ snackBarMessage ]}

Ask a homework question - tutors are online