Unequal Gender Roles In A Doll’s House Essay

Henrik Ibsen’s play, “A Doll House”, shows the importance of unequal gender

roles in the late 1800’s during the Victorian Era. Initially, I thought the play was

written to reveal the double standards women had to face in the earlier years.

However, after the interactive oral, my views have changed. It led me to understand

that, instead of showing how men were seen as superior in the 19th century, the play

was about society’s moral standards.

During our interactive oral, we discussed multiple ideas from how society’s

views differ from each time period to how the significance of doors portray a huge

role in the play. In the time period of “A Doll House”, it appears that Torvald chooses

to respect the values of society over…