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how would you interpret 'cultural meanings'.
Help, thanks x
but this for uni so I can't.
'Do your own essay' and then just walk off
i do cultural criticism, i might actually be able to help
The idea that you do Cultural Criticism (the course) or that you 'do' cultural criticism (as a hobby).
It's the actuality of it that is horrible
but essentially yeh. Jesus.
Then just sign /thread at the bottom of the essay, and cite this thread in the footnote.
I spoil you with knowledge soemtimes, you know.
and when you say "hide crap in it" do you mean it's just like a trinkets box or do you mean that you might want to actually hide stuff?
you open the cover and there is a box inside big enough to store drugs, passport, money etc.
1) a sly nod to the aesthetics of a book, used to get people to buy something they probably don't need (or could have bought in a cheaper, more utilitarian style);
2) a sly nod to the crime / mystery genre
it seems too flimsy an artefact to actually be used for smuggling drugs etc - customs would be like "oh it's a book! let's just open it up! oh lookie here, it doesn't open up!". So it's a sly nod either way.
a biji or something?
work from there.
I've heard google is helpful for these kind of things.
google is being a douche.
"what is the Cp/Cv value for the natural gas export mixture at 320K and 14.2 barg"
what is the significance of this object in its social / cultural context?
if it was a jar of foreskins, what would be the "cultural meaning" of that jar of foreskins?
You are unique.
I mean, we weren't asked to do special relativistic calculations in Physics until they had first explained how you do special relativistic calculations, yeah?
If they don't tell you what they want it's a bit of an odd question.
That said it sounds like you're just meant to explain how a book, particularly a book by an author like Charles Dickens, confers on a person in our culture the air of a middle-class thinker.
As such a person it is immediately to be assumed they are less likely to be a criminal so using such a book to hide illicit things says a lot about how much you can place faith in an item cloaked with an non-criminal feel to protect your criminality from others.
Essentially it speaks volumes about our assumptions of people based on the flimsiest of things and our in built prejudices against others, since this book also implies we would not think of criminals as being the type to read Charles Dickens...