Thursday, January 29, 2009

World History 1/29

In Class - Group work - Discuss and analyze Rudyard Kipling's 1899 poem "White Man's Burden" Questions to answer while analyzing poem:
1) Explain Social Darwinism and give specific examples from the poem that display evidence of racial superiority.
2) In your opinion, was Kipling for or against imperialism? Provide specific examples to defend your argument.

Homework - None

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