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Understanding Human Nature and Pursuing Harmony

  title={Understanding Human Nature and Pursuing Harmony},
  author={G. Xiao},
  journal={Journal of Zhengzhou University of Technology},
  • G. Xiao
  • Published 2001
  • Sociology
  • Journal of Zhengzhou University of Technology
  • George Eliot is a great novelist in the Victorian Age. This paper attempts to find the thesis of her autobio-graphical works and masterpiece──The Mill on the Floss, through analysis of its characterization and the author' s ideas of creaion: the onnipresent inner plights through life, the cornplicated human nature, various personalities determined by the environment, education and heredity, all of which lead to the author's yearning for understand- ing, tolerance and harmony in human relations. 
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