Freaks and Muggles - Intolerance and prejudice in Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone

  • Andreas Bertilsson

    Student thesis: Bachelor

    Abstract

    This essay argues that Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone helps young people to better understand social intolerance and racial prejudice in today’s society. Specific examples will be analyzed with the aid of New Critical close reading.

    Date of Award2008-Feb-01
    Original languageEnglish

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    • Social Sciences (5)

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