Susan Sontag’s Regarding the Pain of Others Main Points

Example i pictures of smoking effects on human organs

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Unformatted text preview: about their views about smoking and perhaps make them quit Sontag makes the point that shock has a time limit before it becomes part of the norm a. Example i. Pictures of smoking effects on human organs will soon be mainstream with no effect 1. I agree that this may be true with some topics because many people are under the idea that it is not happening to them so why care. Other topics like personal issues or anything that strikes the individual on a internal level with still have a shocking effect on them Sontag makes a point about habituation is not automatic a. Example i. Representations of the Crucifix...
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This note was uploaded on 02/11/2014 for the course ENG 101 taught by Professor Bissette during the Fall '08 term at University of North Carolina Wilmington.

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