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The idea of how someone's social position influences their status as a static or dynamic character uncovers a paradox. A character with a high social position, like Helena Glory's in R.U.R., is...

Latest answer posted October 22, 2020, 9:05 pm (UTC)

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One theme that emerges in analyzing different scenes in R. U. R. is how work basically effects those who perform it. The characters frequently argue about why people work and what the effects are...

Latest answer posted June 19, 2020, 9:17 pm (UTC)

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These are certainly very interesting questions! However, your response to these questions will depend upon your own perspectives and belief system. First, Alquist states that creating robots was a...

Latest answer posted May 1, 2018, 6:40 pm (UTC)

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One element that occurs in distinct fashion in R.U.R. is the question of the robot’s soul. Harry Domin and Helena Glory are portrayed as having a serious difference of opinion about this question....

Latest answer posted April 13, 2020, 11:15 pm (UTC)

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Karel Çapek presents numerous characters who undergo significant changes in in R.U.R. Mr. Alquist changes the most profoundly. He begins as a man deeply entrenched in traditional ways and, in his...

Latest answer posted April 20, 2020, 5:24 am (UTC)

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