Humiliation Essay Topics

Public humiliation

There is a lot of controversy surrounding the issue of public humiliation as a form of effective punishment, with its critics terming it a harsh yet futile. The use of humiliation an incentive for proper behavior goes against the human psychology. It is a well known fact that people are wary of embarrassment, and this… View Article

Michael Leunig cartoon “My Former Self”

Leunig deeply values the truth and he questions why people feel that the truth is never good enough. Leunig acknowledges the difference between who we want to be and who we are, he suggests that people strive to unrealistic expectations concerning career, image, relationships etc. and by lying to themselves and everyone around they lose… View Article

“The Things They Carried” by Tim O’Brien

Tim O’Brien, author and veteran, covers several multiple in his novel The Things They Carried. The book bases itself on the psychological strain caused by the stress and conflicting interests in the war. O’Brien wants us to see what he’s afraid to look back at. Story truth is his way of facing the confronting the… View Article

“Havisham” by Carol-Anne Duffy

“Havisham” by Carol-Anne Duffy tells the story of Miss Havisham, a woman who got left at the alter and how it ripped her heart into tattered shreds. Throughout the poem we see just how much pain that love can cause. From the opening of the poem we see how hurt and devastated the character of… View Article