English Hamlet

I am writing an essay based on Act 1 wheather Hamlet is really a hero. What heroic qualities or lack of make Hamlet a hero or not?

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  1. Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Here are some sites to help you and after you have found your own answers, feel free to post for further help:

    1. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hamlet

    2. http://www.pathguy.com/hamlet.htm

    3. http://www.enotes.com/hamlet

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    5. http://www.sparknotes.com/shakespeare/hamlet/

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  2. You may also want to take a look at these sites that list qualities of heroes.

    http://lauradomino.blogspot.com/2006/07/ten-heroic-qualities.html

    http://www.writing.com/main/books/entry_id/393942

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  3. Here is a great site on "the tragic hero"

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