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Nathan Houck4/23/12English 102Reason and Passion in Jane EyreThe article I chose for my essay mainly focuses on the reason and passion that is shown throughout the novel. It explains how the main source of reason and passion are shown through how Jane Eyre acts as a fictionalized version of Charlotte Bronte herself. The novel is written from a unique view point and told by Jane. The article says that from this one can argue that the thoughts and reasoning shown by not only Jane Eyre, but also by the other characters in the novel may be a direct interpretation of the psyche of Charlotte Bronte. My article also says how aVictorian- based novel would not have been found as interesting in today’s society, however JaneEyre has managed to retain its popularity through the human nature shown. Human nature is something that is shown by everyone and reason and passion in Jane Eyreis a reflection of Bronte’s human nature.There are many examples of how the characters in Jane Eyrerepresent the humanistic nature of Charlotte Bronte. One example would be through Bronte’s protestant faith. My article