GEORGE BERNARD SHAW.

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George Bernard Shaw. Life and Work. Includes a VIDEO. Debate on Eugenics. Eugenics. Criticism on George Bernard Shaw.Debate with Chesterton.

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GEORGE BERNARD SHAW.

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  2. 2. Click here to download this powerpoint template : Green Floral Background Powerpoint Template For more templates : Powerpoint Presentations Template Others ressources : Abstract Microsoft Powerpoint Templates Nature Powerpoint Slides Presentations Flower Free PPT Templates Halo Effect Powerpoint Template Themes Page 2 GEORGE B. SHAW: BIOGRAPHY **26 July 1856- 2 November 1950. **Born in Dublin, Ireland. **Father: grain merchant and civil servant. **Mother: professional singer. **Two sisters. **Education: Wesley Colleage Grammar School and Dublin English Scientific and Commercial Day School.
  3. 3. Click here to download this powerpoint template : Green Floral Background Powerpoint Template For more templates : Powerpoint Presentations Template Others ressources : Abstract Microsoft Powerpoint Templates Nature Powerpoint Slides Presentations Flower Free PPT Templates Halo Effect Powerpoint Template Themes Page 3 **1876 Went to London to live with his mother and sisters. **1898 Married Charlotte Payne- Townshend, and Irish heiress and fellow member of the FABIAN Society. . **1906 they moved into a house in Hertfordshire, England. Now called « Shaw´s corner ». GEORGE B. SHAW: BIOGRAPHY
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  5. 5. Click here to download this powerpoint template : Green Floral Background Powerpoint Template For more templates : Powerpoint Presentations Template Others ressources : Abstract Microsoft Powerpoint Templates Nature Powerpoint Slides Presentations Flower Free PPT Templates Halo Effect Powerpoint Template Themes Page 5 SGEORGE B. SHAW: IDEAS FABIAN SOCIETY: A socialist group which promoted gaining equal rights for men and women, alleviating abuses of the working class, rescinding private ownership of productive land, and promoting healthy lifestyles. He became an accomplished orator in the furtherance of the F.S. ´s causes. The F.S. was in favor of EUGENICS. EUGENICS. Philosophy and alleged science, for the improvement of human hereditary traits through manipulation of genes and reduction of reproduction of less desired people and traits. Shaw: representative and orator of Eugenics. “Man and Superman.” (1903). “On the Rocks”. (1933).
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  10. 10. Click here to download this powerpoint template : Green Floral Background Powerpoint Template For more templates : Powerpoint Presentations Template Others ressources : Abstract Microsoft Powerpoint Templates Nature Powerpoint Slides Presentations Flower Free PPT Templates Halo Effect Powerpoint Template Themes Page 10 SMASTERPIECES •NOVELS: Five Novels. Ex: Immaturity; An Unsocial Socialist, Love Among the Artists. •SHORT STORIES: Two. “The Black Girl in search of God” (1932). “The Miraculous Revenge”. •PLAYS: 63. Some of them: “Candida” (1894); “Man and Superman” (1902); “The Doctor`s Dilemma” (1906); “Getting Married” (1908). “Androcles and the Lion” (1912). “Pygmalion” (1912), “Back to Methuselah” (1921). “On the Rocks” (1933). “Saint Joan” •ESSAYS. 22. “On going to Church” (1905). Maxims of Revolutionists. (1903). Essays in Fabian Socialism. (1931). “Dictators . Let Us have more of them” (1938).
  11. 11. Click here to download this powerpoint template : Green Floral Background Powerpoint Template For more templates : Powerpoint Presentations Template Others ressources : Abstract Microsoft Powerpoint Templates Nature Powerpoint Slides Presentations Flower Free PPT Templates Halo Effect Powerpoint Template Themes Page 11 SWRITING STYLE. **Mixture of serious topics and amusement. He made people laugh. **Incisive humour. At the level of Oscar Wilde´s. **His first great play “MAN AND SUPERMAN” was performed 1905 **Because of his numerous plays: Second after SHAKESPEARE. **He used to write his work by hand and a secretary typewrote it afterwards. It led to phonetics creations. **ISSUES: Education, Marriage, Religion, Government, Health – Care and Class- priviledge. Ironic wit endowed English with the adjective "Shavian", to characterize observations such as: "My way of joking is to tell the truth. It's the funniest joke in the world."
  12. 12. Click here to download this powerpoint template : Green Floral Background Powerpoint Template For more templates : Powerpoint Presentations Template Others ressources : Abstract Microsoft Powerpoint Templates Nature Powerpoint Slides Presentations Flower Free PPT Templates Halo Effect Powerpoint Template Themes Page 12 SLEGACY and ACHIEVEMENTS **PHONETICS: He created a new phonemic alphabet. (SHAVIAN ALPHABET). ** Shaw willed a portion of his wealth (£367,233) to fund the creation of this new phonemic alphabet. **He was one of the founders of the LONDON SCHOOL OF ECONOMICS. **Awarded with the NOBEL PRIZE in LITERATURE. (SAINT JOAN, probably). 1925. **Awarded with an OSCAR (1938). Film: Pigmalion. **His house now is called “Shaw´s corner” and it is a museum dedicated to G.B.Shaw.
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