Losa May Alcott Analysis

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Arab Open University Tutor Marked Assignment (TMA) FACULTY OF LANGUAGE STUDIES EA300A: Children’s Literature (I) Part (I): STUDENT INFORMATION (to be completed by student) 1. Name: Mai Ahmed ibrahim 2. Student ID No: 1351110297 3. Section No: 4. Tel. : 5. E-mail: mai_100_mai@hotmail.com I confirm that the work presented here is my own and is not copied from any source. Student 's signature: Part (II): TUTOR 'S REMARKS (to be completed by tutor) Tutor name: Dr. Heba Badr eldin Signature: Date TMA received: Date returned: TUTOR’S REMARKS: Content Language and Organization Earned Mark According to “Louisa May Alcott Biography.com (1832–1888), Louisa May Alcott was one of the America 's…show more content…
According to “Nicola Watson” the publication of little women in 1868 that talks about a founding myth of American girlhood. The story of a family of four girls and how they grow up during the American Civil War. (Louisa May Alcott, little women (1868-9)”p.13-17”. This essay will talks about the difference between four sisters and their dreams but the difference in the character of Jo and Laurie because they want to reach to their dreams but the society at that time refused the working woman like jo s character as well as Laurie wanted to work as a musician but the society refused this job and his father wants him to work as a business man. The second point will talks about Louisa May Alcott that defense the individual rights of men in the character of Laurie. The third point talks about the articles that support the idea. The final point whether agree or disagree with the quote and then conclusion of the essay. According to “"Little Women": Alcott 's Civil War” by Judith Fetterley, The overt messages of Little Women are clearly presented in the first two chapters Which are called "Playing Pilgrims" and "A Merry Christmas." The book opens on Christmas Eve with the four girls-Meg, Jo, Amy, and Beth- around the fire awaiting the return of "Marmee." Re- membering the joys of Christmas past when they were…show more content…
But in little women, Laurie’s story showed us that Alcott’s ideas about the lives of boys are complex. Laurie wanted to be a musician but Laurie grandfather’s wants him to work as business man because of money. In my opinion, I agree with the quote because she makes Jo married at the end because the society at that time refused the working women and Jo gave up her dreams. She defense also the individual rights in the case of Laurie did not talk a lot in the novel but talks a lot about four little women. His grandfather force him to work as businessmen because of the society and not work as musician. At the end of the essay talks about four little women and their dreams. Secondly, the different roles between men and women in American society at that time. Women did not equal with men and women try to demands the women rights to be equality with men. For example in little women showed the character of Jo that was against women attitude and tried to demand the rights of equality to fight with her father during the civil war in addition to she wants to be a writer but the society at that time refused the working women and women must be married according to the
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