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  • Young Pip
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    Great Expectations: God's Law vs. Human Law In his book Great Expectations, the problematic nature of moral judgement and justice that stems from a conflict between God's law and human law is one of several topical themes that Charles Dickens addresses. This paradox regularly surfaces in his treatment of plot and setting, and is more subtlety illustrated in his use of character. To facilitate the reader's awareness of such a conflict, the narrator often uses language that has Christian connotati...
  • Time Pip Visits Miss Havisham And Estella
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    'Pip changes from an innocent child to a character consumed by false values and snobbery. ' ; Explore the major incidents in Pip's childhood that contribute to this change. Pip's transition into snobbery is, I believe, a steady one from the moment that he first meets Miss Havisham and Estella. Even before that Pip started to his fall from innocence when he steals from his sister to feed and free 'his'; convict. But that was not easy for young Pip as his conscience played on him as he heard the f...
  • Pips Description Of Life
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    Through the first pages of Charles Dickens novel "Great Expectations" it is effective in showing a life history of the main character Pip and presenting him to the responder. Dickens goal is to play upon the responders emotions and he achieves this through strong emotions and beliefs and the use of social comment. The first pages of "Great Expectations" is a simple clear cut description of the working class and young children during the 18th and 19th centuries. Dickens begins to present the life...
  • Transformation Of A Young Innocent Pip
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    Charles Dickens's Great Expectations, is a novel about the search for identity, consequences of choice, and how our experiences shape us. It shows the transformation of a young innocent Pip, to that of a Pip, with a false sense of self. "Great Expectations, concerns itself with the weakness and pettiness of mankind and can have no real hero or heroine". (Mood 482). Outline I. Charles Dickens's Great Expectations, is a novel about the search for identity, consequences of choice, and how our exper...
  • Young Pip
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    The Curse or Blessing? Fate. Predetermined destinations. Morals. God. Whatever you call it, there are times in life in which we feel guided through our choices. Something inside which turns our head toward one path instead of the other and help us along the way. "Great Expectations" is a story about this. It follows the travels and adventures life brings through the eyes of a young Pip who is ready to face the world. Pip morphs and molds himself, trying to become what he thinks he wants until he...

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