Pivotal Moment in Bildungsroman - Pivotal Moment in Bildungsroman 2013 A bildungsroman or coming-of-age novel recounts the psychological or moral

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Pivotal Moment in Bildungsroman2013: A bildungsroman, or coming-of-age novel, recounts the psychological or moral development of its protagonist from youth to maturity, when this character recognizes his or her place in the world. Select a single pivotal moment in the psychological or moral development of the protagonist of a bildungsroman (you are using Jane Eyre). Then write a well-organized essay that analyzes how that single moment shapes the meaning of the work as a whole.Sum up the single pivotal moment of a main character’s psychological/moral development takes place in Jane Eyre: This development is most clearly seen at the end of the novel when Jane is most appreciative of all the experiences she’s had over her lifetime that has shaped her to be the compassionate, and patient 3-point thesis? lady she is today.This is a generic summation, not a specific, plot-based moment in the novel. Try again.Passage from the first third of the novel wherein the growth is begun or the need for growth is demonstrated:“I am glad you are no relation of mine. I will never call you aunt again as long as I live. I will never come to visit you when I am grown up; and if any one asks me how I liked you, and how you treated me, I will say the very thought of you makes me sick, and that you treated me with miserable cruelty. . . . You think I have no feelings, and that I can do without one bit of love or kindness; but I cannot live so: and you have no pity. I shall remember how you thrust me back . .

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