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The Period Eye: Ford Pinto Case

There is a term in art known as the period eye, referring to how an image is viewed during and after the time in which it was created. Examine the dilemma with a period eye. Is the solution you formulated the same today as it would have been in 1971, when this case took place? Support your argument.

Ford Pinto Case would be a good one.

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The dilemma with the period eye in art is that it reflects the perception of the artist at the time that it was created. For example, art during the renaissance reflected the perception of men. Because artists were mainly males, the art that they produced often reflected a man's view of what feminine beauty should be. Therefore, the dilemma with the period eye is that ...

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Discussion of the period eye and using the Ford Pinto Case as an example. (261 words)