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Discuss the presentation of women in the novel

The women in Frankenstein are presented similarly to each other.
The women represent rage treatment of women in the early 19th
century. They are illustrated as unimportant as shown when Victor
dismisses Elizabeth so easily in order to focus solely…

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cherish'5 . Because of her initial submissiveness towards him, he
assumes that he can refer to her as a possession rather than a
human being who is capable of making their own decisions.
Anne Mellor reads the novel Frankenstein as `critiquing male
attitudes towards female sexuality'6. She supports…


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