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Unformatted text preview: Bluest Eye 3 04/12/2008 11:46:00 Imitation of life Double consciousness Sense of self is detoured. They prefer something that is not like themselves. Children that grow up being isolate cannot be humanized Always looking at ones self through the eyes of another. Women see themselves as how men see them, how someone else see them interiorize vs. internalization interior- Descartes- I am a thinking thing. As long as that exists I am alive Austen- What is going on in the characters mind but never loses sight of the social world Morrision- pecola- when that inner being fractures. She has internalized a specific value of beauty that she cannot make Interiorize- mode of learning who you are from your social situation. When it is imposed it is not healthy. Imposed values of someone elses culture and thoughts satiric force white school materials that the children are reading morrisons novel tells a read story...
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This note was uploaded on 05/30/2010 for the course HUM CORE c7 taught by Professor Lupton during the Fall '10 term at UC Irvine.
- Fall '10
- The Bluest Eye