- Words: 1842
- Length: 5 Pages
- Topic: Family and Marriage
- Paper #: 99591726
Finally, it is worth briefly mentioning that even if there were some inherent quality to human beings that existed prior to experience and influenced their personality and behavior, then the monster's experiences would seem to suggest that this human nature is inherently violent, cruel, and petty, rather than representing the kind of pure ideal suggested by Victor.
In Mary Shelley's novel Frankenstein, the idea of nature vs. nurture is explored