The Question and Answer section for Mother Courage and Her Children is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
You can checkthem out at the GradeSaver link below:
At the start of Scene Three, three years have passed since the story's beginning.
Brecht's intention in the story Mother Courage is to illustrate how Capitalism can bring people to do things completely out of character in order to protect themselves and their businesses.
In Mother Courage, the saving of a business preempts all...