Race In Dead Poets Society

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First of all, Dead Poet Society is a secret club committed to taking the significance out of existing. The club is held by boys who wear the same uniforms every day and by coincidence are all the same race. In fact, race is a category of people who share certain common physical traits deemed to be socially significant. In addition, ethnicity is showed differently in the movie; ethnicity means groups of people, distinguished by socially selected cultural traits, rather than physical ones. For instance, Welton Academy showed symbols as a large culture of some kind of religious ceremony; even though, it wasn’t clear if the school was religious or not, their school is founded on tradition, honour, discipline and excellence. Attending Welton Academy
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