PE - Stage 1

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  • Created on: 14-01-13 13:40

Stage 1

  • English society had the high culture of the Regency Period fashion, as well as the low culture and brutality of blood sports and bare fist fighting.
  • Public school was a time of " boy culture". Cofrontational behaviour of the French and American revolutions was copied by public schoolboys if things didnt go their way.
  • Any unrest was controlled by the army, as the police force didn't exist yet.
  • All recreational activities were organised by the boys, as a way to relieve themselves from the boredom of academic work.
  • Masters ruled with the "rod" in lessons but had…


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