What is Freedom? Analytical Essay by The Research Group

What is Freedom?
Offers five different perspectives of the concept of freedom.
# 72964 | 1,125 words | 5 sources | MLA | 2005 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2005 in Literature (Poetry) , English (Analysis) , English (Comparison) , English (General) , Literature (General)

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This paper examines the concept of freedom and looks at five different views of freedom. The paper uses e.e. cummings' poem, "and freedom is a breakfast food", and a poem by Alfred Tennyson as examples of different concepts of freedom and ten discusses the inherent contradictions in the concept of freedom.

From the Paper:

"The themes of this poem are the fleeting nature of all things in life, including intellectual concepts such as freedom and how all these things are always juxtaposed with their opposite. The poem begins with the title line, "as freedom is a breakfast food", suggesting that freedom is the nourishment that gets people through the day. The rest of the poem compares and contrast things with their elementary parts. For example, truth can live with right and wrong..."

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