Doll Essays

On Henrik Ibsen’s Nora in a _doll’s House_

Henrik Ibsen displays the effect of society’s standard on an ideal family through the interesting characters in his play. Its story lingers on the loveless marriage of Nora and Torvald, and the lives of the supporting characters of the play as they portray society’s take on sexual prejudice and the role it plays on the family unit. Moreover, the story brings out a message that people are not always what they seem on the outside and on first encounters. In…

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Harvard Business Publishing

In mid-September of 2010, Emily Harris, vice president of New Heritage Doll Company’s production division, was weighing project proposals for the company’s upcoming capital budgeting meetings in October. Two proposals stood out based on their potential to strengthen the division’s innovative product lines and drive future growth. However, due to constraints on financial and managerial resources, Harris knew it was possible that the firm’s capital budgeting committee would decline to approve both projects. She also knew that New Heritage’s licensing…

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Doll’s House

Victorian England was marked by rapid industrial growth, resulted in changes in the society, organization and attitude of the people. It is the custom of a society to bring into play, its own rules and values, to satisfy their interests. The literary works of the Victorian Era were pictures of the contemporary society drawn by eminent writers of the time. Henrik Ibsen was one among them. The adverse aspects of the society were unraveled harshly by the author, in the…

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A Doll’s House

Have you ever wondered about the obsession to have a perfectly clean house? Some women are immaculate housekeepers, and they have to work continually because no matter how hard they work, the house is made dirty again. Three meals a day keeps the dishes dirty, people coming from outside keeps the carpet dirty, and sleeping every night assures a messy bed come morning. It seems these women’s work is never rewarded by being done. Like these tireless housekeepers, the four…

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