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Unformatted text preview: nice, cooperate person. If he is kind and sweet then the interpretation is man is good. He redeemed mankind. He was a media event Wild Child- hybrid- dont belong to nature and dont belong to civilization o Nature is savage / civilization is corrupted o Kaspar has been deprived of his human destiny- no contact with other beings and nature o Cannot be human without civilization and society, but being in society corrupts you o Kaspar was able to acquire language o Importance of language to humanity- the means of how we interact in society- no language = no interaction Crvecoeur vs. Huck Finn o Farm vs. raft Connection between family and community o Wigwam families Raft families Js family in Indian village o Biological vs. adoptive families Adopted family/ community Indian village Naturalization Adoptive mothers/ fathers o Hybridity coming to terms or not with hybridity o Idyllic family life o Slave families...
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- Fall '05