scroll to top
Stuck on your essay?
Get ideas from this essay and see how your work stacks up
Word Count: 643
Womens struggle for identity unfortunately often continues to be associated with beauty Young children continue to learn through reading fairy tales such as the sleeping beauty Cinderella and etc that prettiness often leads to success These stories illustrate the theme of beauty as the key to happiness Although the paper bag Princess portrays the princess as a stronger character the issue of beauty is still a focus towards the end Its so refreshing to find a book that puts the female character not only as the hero but who can stand on her own There are several messages at work in this book which are positive reinforcements for girls of all ages This story sends an assuring message to readers about womens potential to break through sex-stereotyping This story also introduces a positive image of an empowered woman for children and adult alike I love the messages in this story and also the unexpected un-fairy-tale like twist at the end I highly recommend it for all young children Little red riding hood on the other hand teaches a good moral to all young children that is children should listen to elders and should never talk to strangers If they should talk to strangers in this case wolf they might get themselves in trouble There are various kinds of wolves in our society There are also those who are quiet polite and sweet who followhunt young women at home and in the streets And unfortunately it is these gentle wolves who are the most dangerous ones of all One of the gender issue mentioned in this story is that men are stronger and it is their duty to save women from any harm For example it is the hunter who shot the wolf and saved the girl and her grandma This shows that women are soft and they cant defend themselves from evil In other words this depicts an exact opposite image of women compare to
@Kibin is a lifesaver for my essay right now!!
- Sandra Slivka, student @ UC Berkeley
Wow, this is the best essay help I've ever received!
- Camvu Pham, student @ U of M
If I'd known about @Kibin in college, I would have gotten much more sleep
- Jen Soust, alumni @ UCLA