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Mary Claire Bright
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Answered a Question in Social Sciences
Schizophrenia is a mental illness that affects the brain. Currently, there is no cure for schizophrenia, but with treatment, symptoms can greatly improve, and research continues to advance...
Answered a Question in The Miller's Tale
In the prologue of the Miller's tale, the Monk steps up to match the Knight's tale. As he begins, the drunk Miller interrupts the Knight and promises to tell a tale that will be as good as the...
Answered a Question in The Book of the Courtier
The way Baldassare Castiglione wrote The Book of the Courtier is important and ultimately shows his stance on the "Questione della Lingua" because he wrote his book in the vernacular. Like Dante...
Answered a Question in Dante's Inferno
Some of the people placed in hell by Dante were placed there because of Dante's own bias against them. I think you can argue that Brunetto Latini who is in the Seventh Circle for violence, Pope...
Answered a Question in The Decameron
In The Decameron by Giovanni Boccaccio, there are one hundred stories told by ten Florentines (seven women and three men) over the course of ten days. Written in the fourteenth century, the stories...
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