A Passage to India Essay | Relationship between Good and Evil

This student essay consists of approximately 4 pages of analysis of Relationship between Good and Evil.
This section contains 970 words
(approx. 4 pages at 300 words per page)
Buy the Student Essay on Relationship between Good and Evil

Relationship between Good and Evil

Summary: Describes how E.M. Forster implied his deepest aspirations for accord between the British and the Indians, in his erudite novel, A Passage to India, written in 1912. Explains how Forster incorporates the idea that basically good cannot exist without bad.
"They (Indians) are not to blame, they have not a dog's chance--we should be like them if we settled here" (184)

- Mr. McBryde, A Passage to India, 1912

During the early 1900s, the British people had been living among the Indian culture for an extended period of time. Several discrepancies had been established between these two groups due to stereotypes, prejudices, and ignorance. E.M. Forster implied his deepest aspirations for accord to ameliorate this quandary in his erudite novel, A Passage to India, written in 1912. Through specific usage of certain landscape features, a sound, and animals, the omniscient narrator explores the idea of an all-encompassing unity and its beneficial and corrosive possibilities.

Forster gives a very detailed description of each location throughout the novel. When describing the neighborhood near the Ganges River, he shows how harmony is exists with both tragedy and joy.

The narrator...

(read more)

This section contains 970 words
(approx. 4 pages at 300 words per page)
Buy the Student Essay on Relationship between Good and Evil
Copyrights
BookRags Student Essays
Relationship between Good and Evil from BookRags Student Essays. (c)2014 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.