Premium Content Great Expectations: Crime, Guilt, and Human Error Discussed
By Nicole Christopher-Cross - November 11, 2010
Charles Dickens’ bildungsroman Great Expectations (1913) cannot help but impress upon the reader an overwhelming sense of guilt that permeates the novel at various levels. As the plot unfolds, the characters develop; the sense of guilt, however, remains unchanging until the primary character, Pip, completes his transformation. This sense of guilt…
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