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How do you respond to the view that the Monster is Frankenstein's double representing
the evil side of his character?

The idea of a Doppelganger, a double of a living person typically considered to be representative of
their evil side, is a key theme in the Gothic.…

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like yourself, whose joint wickedness might desolate the world". Although it could be argued, that
this rejection is necessary in order to prevent further spread of the Monster's innate evilness as
suggested by Frankenstein's own narrative. This rejection occurs straight after the Monster's own
embedded narrative which…

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protect her. Freudian psychoanalysis would suggest that due to his repressed sexuality, an idea
which is furthered as by giving life to the Monster Frankenstein is able to avoid the use of females
and sexuality as the producer of life, Frankenstein is undergoing wilful neglect in order…

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