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Unformatted text preview: claims that women are not equal to men, as many men of this time period would agree. “Hesiod, The Theogony” was from the neoclassicism period. This literary work of art indirectly uses the environmental theory. In many Greek mythologies, the characters are related to the natural world, as did Night and Day in this story. This story was very similar to the biblical story of how everything was created, which ties man to nature. Another literary work which uses the environmental theory is “Beautiful Rich Goes to seek the Locust” from the Ibonia people of Madagascar. In this story, Beautiful Rich needs to work with the elements of nature to help her get her child bearing charm. Even though this woman knows her child will be troublesome, she still goes through tough dilemmas to be able to bear a child for her husband. She defeats the curves nature throws at her to carry on their family name....
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This note was uploaded on 10/23/2011 for the course ENG 240 taught by Professor Unk during the Spring '11 term at Ocean County College.
- Spring '11