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    Irony, Satire and Shock in Jonathan Swift's 'A Modest Proposal'

    Number of Pages: 5

     

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    This 5 page paper looks at this shocking and ridiculous essay written in 1729 as a criticism of the handling of the poverty in Ireland and the greed of the British. The tone of the piece is reasonable, but the message is seen in the use of irony, satire and shock. The writer analyses this with relevant quotes form the text. The bibliography cites 4 sources.

    Name of Research Paper File: TS14_TEswift1.wps

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