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Kasandra Jun 08, The parable can be taken as the moral consequences but the religious overtones are there for a reason and I don't think that can be overlooked.
If anything it is there because people know the stories of the Bible during the time this book was published and Shelley connected them in there for a reason. Although I think you can also see a connection with monsters manifesting without a mother as another possibility of a meaning of the book.
I remember my high school teacher reiterating the Creature is not a monster, it becomes due to society And speaking of all the interpretations of this book's "meaning" the craziest I've heard is a feminist view.
Since Shelley's mother was one of the founders of feminist theory there is a view this book follows those footsteps.
I've heard this discussed that Frankenstein's Creature turns into an abomination because it is man who brings it to life. Midwives were responsible for the majority of child delivery and it started to become a science and where doctors who were almost exclusively men started interfering with childbirth.
Thus, men who looked at the creation of life in a science perspective and not the nature perspective midwives had, created these little monsters. So if Victor had been Victoria, Frankstein's Creature would not have been a monster.Mary was hard at work on Frankenstein in October of when Fanny Imlay (Mary's half-sister) committed suicide, and Godwin, dreading unfavorable publicity, refused to claim the body or acknowledge kinship and allowed the girl to be buried anonymously in a pauper's grave.
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Worried by the potential inability to distinguish between the states of life and death. Jun 02, · Well, Julie, you clearly believe in God, and thus your belief probably coloured the message you took away from this book. I, however, do not believe in God, and thus my interpretation is no doubt seen through that lens, and this being a book discussion, I .
Analysis of “Frankenstein” by Mary Shelley: Morality Without God. Posted by Nicole Smith makes a comparison of human development through the contrary means of both religious and secular/humanistic relationships.
In the end, through Frankenstein. Religious Thought in Mary Shelley's "Frankenstein" Every time a movie is made that portrays any part of the book "Frankenstein" by Mary Shelley, it is more than likely about the monster and his character rather than the creator and his.