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Essay Grade: 86%
Victorian Women: A Human Sacrifice
2,014 words, approx. 7 pages
The essay is about the similarities in the experience of the characters in A Doll's House, by Henrik Ibsen, to the victorian women.
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Essay Grade: 95%
Ibsen's Plays Portray the Individual in Opposition to a Hostile Society ?
1,943 words, approx. 7 pages
Do the sympathies of Henrik Ibsen lie with his individual characters in their struggle against society, in 'A Doll's House' and 'Hedda Gabler'?
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Essay Grade: 98%
Nora's Conflict with Society in Henrik Ibesn's A Doll's House
1,816 words, approx. 6 pages
Essay about Nora's conflict with society in Ibsen's "Doll House." Since the beginning of mankind, conflicts have been an integral part of human interaction. According to an excerpt about Henrik Ibsen, he was an author who portrayed the life of his time in an accurate and realistic manner.
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Essay Grade: 92%
Realism in A Doll's House
1,696 words, approx. 6 pages
Discusses the use of realism in the Henrik Ibsen play, "A Doll's House." Explores Ibsen's creative career and standing as "the father of Modern Realism."
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Essay Grade: 88%
A Doll House: the Plot in Review
1,641 words, approx. 6 pages
Provides a plot analysis of A Doll House, a play by Henrik Ibsen. Describes how the play has a realistic feel that compels the reader to identify with the main characters and the situation that they find themselves facing. Provides a plot summary.
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Essay Grade: 88%
A Doll's House Precis
1,549 words, approx. 5 pages
Provides a precis on the play A Doll House, by Henrik Ibsen. Lists characters and summarizes the plot of the story. Provides a theme and structure analysis.
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Essay Grade: 98%
A Dolls House Vs Raise the Red Lantern
1,518 words, approx. 5 pages
A comparison of A Dolls House by Henrik Ibsen and Raise the Red Lantern by Zhang Yimou and the way women's roles are portrayed.
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Essay Grade: 96%
Social Change in "A Doll's House" and "The Cherry Orchard"
1,495 words, approx. 5 pages
The characters in Henrik Ibsen's "A Doll's House" and Anton Chekhov's "The Cherry Orchard" are presented as victims of social change. The upper class, nonprogressive characters are the ones whose lives crumble because their lives were built on their property and social status that loses its value.
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Essay Grade: 92%
Nora Helmer Vs. Okonkwo
1,464 words, approx. 5 pages
This essay compares the characters in Heinrik Ibsen's 'A Doll's House' and Chinua Achebe's 'Things Fall Apart'. Describes how the ideals of a high society Victorian Era woman are presumably different than that of a mid-1940's Nigerian clan leader.
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Essay Grade: 92%
A Doll's House
1,412 words, approx. 5 pages
Essay presents a literay analysis of "A Doll's House."
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Essay Grade: 86%
The Role of Primary Care Givers in a Dolls House and the Metamorphosis
1,366 words, approx. 5 pages
This essay is a comparative essay between two books, A Dolls House and The Metamorphosis. It discusses how the primary caretakers in each work differ and how they are similar. Details how the way in which the primary caretakers are portrayed affects the surrounding characters and the outcome of the pieces.
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Essay Grade: 86%
The Sacrificial Role of Women in "A Doll's House"
1,363 words, approx. 5 pages
An examination of the portrayel of women in Henrik Ibsen's play "A Dolls House," with particular focus on their sacrificial role. The essay also relates this idea, to the role of women in Norway during the early nineteenth century, when the play was written.
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Essay Grade: 94%
Visual Symbols in a Doll's House
1,355 words, approx. 5 pages
This essay deals with playwright Henrik Ibsen's use of visual symbols in "A Doll's House", now a classic work of Norwegian literature. The story revolves around Nora Helmer, a woman who rebels against the simple role of housewife that society has assigned her.
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Essay Grade: 92%
Unreliability of Appearances in "A Doll's House"
1,335 words, approx. 5 pages
Analysis of appearances in Henrik Ibsen's "A Doll's House."
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Essay Grade: 92%
Compare and Contrast of Characters from "A Doll's House" and "Hedda Gabler"
1,317 words, approx. 4 pages
Examines the credibility of the characters between "A Doll's House" and "Hedda Gabler."
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Essay Grade: 96%
Nora: An Extraordinary "Doll" in "A Doll's House"
1,276 words, approx. 4 pages
The protagonist of the novel "A Doll's House," by Henrik Ibsen, is a typical late-19th century woman in Europe. The novel addresses Nora's roles as a mother, wife, and woman in society.
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Essay Grade: 92%
The Past Influencing the Present in "A Doll's House" and "The Assault"
1,197 words, approx. 4 pages
The past is an influential factor in the present in "A Doll's House" by Henrik Ibsen and "The Assault" by Harry Mulisch. Past traumas affect current events.
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Essay Grade: 90%
Society's Doll
1,166 words, approx. 4 pages
Takes a feminist approach of analyzing "A Doll House" by Ibsen.
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Essay Grade: 86%
An Examination of Wealth as a Determinant of Freedom in a Doll's House and the Cherry Orchard
1,138 words, approx. 4 pages
Compares A Doll's House, by Ibsen toThe Cherry Orchard, by Chekhov. Contrasts the two works through a marxist point of view, with regards to freedom (both psychologically and physically).
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Essay Grade: 92%
Nora and Torvald: Love or Social Conformity?
1,106 words, approx. 4 pages
This essay is about Henrik Ibsen's Play, "A Doll's House."
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Essay Grade: 91%
The Real Ken and Barbie
1,091 words, approx. 4 pages
Provides a review of "A Doll House" by Henrik Ibsen.
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Essay Grade: 96%
The Handmaid's Tale and A Doll's House
1,067 words, approx. 4 pages
Through the laws and influences of a society, The Handmaid's Tale and A Doll's House shows how relationships of all kinds can be prevented and destroyed.
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Essay Grade: 87%
Manipulation in A Doll's House
1,032 words, approx. 3 pages
Discusses the various levels of manipulation in A Doll's House.
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Essay Grade: 79%
I Didn't See That Coming
1,020 words, approx. 3 pages
An analysis of A Doll House by Henrik Ibsen
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Essay Grade: 92%
Henrick Ibsen's "A Doll's House"
1,010 words, approx. 3 pages
Essay provides an analysis of "A Doll's House" by Henrick Ibsen.
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Essay Grade: 98%
"A Doll's House"
958 words, approx. 3 pages
The suppressed position of woman during the time that Henrik Isben released his play.
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Essay Grade: 86%
Ibsen's" A Doll House" and Gender Roles
953 words, approx. 3 pages
Describes how in his play "A Doll's House," Henrik Ibsen portrays the genders role of nineteenth century women and men in society and in the household.
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Essay Grade: 86%
A Doll House: Torvald's and Nora's Short Lived Relationship
921 words, approx. 3 pages
In A Doll House, Ibsen presents us with Torvald and Nora Helmer, a husband and wife who have been bonded by marriage for eight years and still have not come to truly understand each other. Although their unhealthy relationship has dragged on as a result of their willingness to exist in a situation of untruth that conceals their conflict, they are soon exposed to the truth leading to their separation. This rift in their relationship is caused by the couple's societal induced gender roles, reciprocation of control, the values of money and sexual oppression.
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Essay Grade: 92%
Interpretive Essay on Ibsen's "A Doll House"
912 words, approx. 3 pages
The following consists of an interpretive essay on Henrick Ibsen's "A Doll House."
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Essay Grade: 92%
A Doll's House
906 words, approx. 3 pages
Essay provides a character analysis of Nora Krogstad and Torvald from "A Doll's House."
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Essay Grade: 88%
A Doll's House and the Awakening
897 words, approx. 3 pages
Compares the Henrik Ibsen play, A Doll's House and Kate Chopin's The Awakening. Provides a comparison of the inner animus energies of characters Nora and Edna. Describes how Both Edna and Nora developed their animus energies through leaving repressive relationships with their spouses by taking the initiative, realizing false freedom, and ultimately liberation.
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Essay Grade: 83%
"A Doll's House": A Commentary on Feminism
874 words, approx. 3 pages
Examines feminism, gender roles and family roles in "A Doll's House" by Henrik Ibsen.
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Essay Grade: 75%
Women Compared in "A Doll's House"
865 words, approx. 3 pages
The characters of Kristine Linde and Nora Helmer in "A Doll's House" by Henrick Ibsen share similar motivations. They both marry for money and end up "empty and forlorn" by the choices they made. However, they do learn from their experiences.
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Essay Grade: 92%
The Effect of Exposition in "A Doll's House"
860 words, approx. 3 pages
An examination of the strength of exposition in Henrik Ibsen's "A Doll's House", and its effect of engaging the audience. Discusses the effect of the opening act on the audience, the techniques used and how the world of the play is created.
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Essay Grade: 88%
A Doll's House: Christine Linde as Dramatic Foil
828 words, approx. 3 pages
Discusses the Henrik Ibsen play, A Doll's House. Analyzes the character of Christine Linde and her role as dramatic foil. Describes how Mrs. Linde's character traits underscore those of Nora's.
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Essay Grade: 88%
Animus in A Doll's House and The Awakening
826 words, approx. 3 pages
Defines the four stages of animus. Compares the portrayal of animus in both Henrik Ibsen's play, A Doll's House and the Kate Chopin story, The Awakening. Explores the journey female characters must endure to discover their animus.
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Essay Grade: 83%
Trapped
817 words, approx. 3 pages
In both Raise the Red Lantern, by Zhang Yi Mou, and A Doll's House, by Henrik Ibsen, it is clear that women have expectations which they are to live by. In A Doll's House, Torvald shows that Nora is a product of society by saying, "Nora, Nora how like a woman." In Raise the Red Lantern, Songlian is forced into a way of life she does not want to live and therefore goes insane.
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Essay Grade: 83%
A Doll's House: Dialogue between Nora and Kristina Linde
790 words, approx. 3 pages
Explores the play A Doll's House. Analyzes the characters Nora and Kristina. Examines the first discussion between the two characters. Provides a brief plot summary.
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Essay Grade: 92%
Women's Roles Viewed from "A Doll's House"
778 words, approx. 3 pages
Deals with gender roles around the time "A Doll's House" was written.
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Essay Grade: 83%
Summary of A Dolls House
754 words, approx. 3 pages
Summarizes the Henrik Ibsen play, A Doll's House. Focuses on how the Norwegian playwright depicts the character of Nora. Discusses Nora's transformation in the play.
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Essay Grade: 86%
Defying Social Constraints in A Doll's House
753 words, approx. 3 pages
Examines major themes in Henrik Ibsen's play, A Doll's House. Relates the actions of major characters in the play to real life actions of individuals. Provides a feminist perspective of the play.
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Essay Grade: 89%
The Tarantella and Other Symbols in "A Doll's House"
746 words, approx. 3 pages
This essay discusses the significance of the Tarantella and other symbols in Henrik Ibsen's play "A Doll's House."
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Essay Grade: 86%
A Doll's House
713 words, approx. 2 pages
Discusses the play, A Doll's House, by Henrik Ibsen. Provides an analysis of the main character, Nora. Describes how she is the doll of which the play speaks.
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Essay Grade: 83%
A Doll's House
679 words, approx. 2 pages
Discusses the Henrik Ibsen play, A Doll's House. Describes how Torvald Helmer is symbolic to the stereotypical 19th century husband as proven by characterization of pride, dominance, and his treatment towards others around him.
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Essay Grade: 88%
Sympathetic or Antisympathetic
653 words, approx. 2 pages
Essay discusses the sympathetic nature of the character of Nora in Henrik Ibsen's "A Doll's House."
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Essay Grade: 85%
Ibsen's A Doll House
639 words, approx. 2 pages
Short comparison of Torvald Helmer in Ibsen's A Doll House, to the character of Red Forman from That 70's Show.
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Essay Grade: 83%
The Role of the Tarantella in Henrik Ibsen's a Doll House.
539 words, approx. 2 pages
One of the motives in Henrik Ibsen's A Doll House is that of the tarantella, an Italian folk dance that Nora performs on Christmas night. This dance express one of the play's central themes: the idea that an uncomfortable truth, though it might cause an authentic pain and be misinterpreted as a deadly poison, which in fact may be the only medicine that could heal the marriage of Helmer and Nora.
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Essay Grade: 84%
Self Realization in Henry Ibsen's "A Doll's House"
528 words, approx. 2 pages
Describes the metamorphosis of many of the characters in Henry Ibsen's "A Doll's House".
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Essay Grade: 86%
Dolls House, The Secondary Role of Women
482 words, approx. 2 pages
Explores the secondary role of women in the play A Doll's House, by Henrik Ibsen. Describes how main character, Nora, struggles to define and support herself. Reveals how Nora spiritually grows as a person throughout the story.
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Essay Grade: 88%
A Doll's House: The Symbolism of the Title
442 words, approx. 2 pages
The symbolism of the title of Henrik Ibsen's A Doll's House is analyzed. Nora's home can be considered a doll's house in light of her relationships with her father, husband and children, all for separate reasons.
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Essay Grade: 90%
Development of Torvald's False Identity in "A Doll's House"
339 words, approx. 1 pages
Essay shows the development of the character of Torvald's false identity in "A Doll's House" by Henrik Isben.

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