It does a body good.
What exactly is naturalism?
Naturalism is a type of literature that
attempts to apply scientific principles of
objectivity and detachment to its study of
How is naturalism different from
Realism emphasizes the depiction of life as it is lived.
Naturalism emphasizes the more brutal aspects of
What are the characteristics of
Characters- ill-educated or lower-class
governed by forces of heredity, instinct, and
Exercise free will.
Social Darwinism helped determine their
Techniques/plots-panoramic drama of
What are the major themes of
Nature as an indifferent Difference,
force acting in human deterministic universe
lives Forces of heredity and
The “brute within”- environment as they
storng emotions-- affect the individual
conflict-- man vs. nature
or man vs. himself