Prophecy Essay Topics

What is Self Fulfilling Prophecy

Robert K. Merton (1910 – 2003) Professor of sociology invented the word self fulfilling prophecy to help make tangible and popular the idea that some pronouncement or statement positive or negative can alter peoples action to bring about fulfillment of same pronouncement. It is, however a tragedy of human nature and experience that negative thoughts,… View Article

Self Fulfilling Prophecy

I recall being very young when these self-fulfilling prophecies have started. There were times when I would be doing some things and then suddenly a person crosses my mind. Not long after, I either get a phone call from that person or I see that person. More often than not, the outcomes of events that… View Article

The Trials Of Brother Jero

Soyinka captures worldwide issues by using a West African setting. The satirical message in the text is conveyed through ridiculing of the vice and follies of the contemporary Nigeria society via religious institution. His fictive output belongs to the horatian mode of satire which ridicules the follies with the intention of correcting society. Through symbolism,… View Article