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Unformatted text preview: individual portrayed as a teacher, lawyer, or a family man. The official hero is characterized by adulthood. Concluding his essay, Ray states American resolved it either simplistically (by refusing to acknowledge that a choice is necessary), sentimentally (by blurring the differences between the two sides), or by laughing the whole thing off (315). Ray proves his point by using outside examples to provide evidence. In discussing the roles the two characters have in politics and law, Ray uses Tocqueville to prove his point that results of this mythology actually do occur. In discussing aging, Ray turns to Fiedler to help explain his evidence....
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course ENGLISH 1002 taught by Professor White during the Spring '08 term at Temple.
- Spring '08