Proceedings of the 2015 International Conference on Humanities and Social Science Research

On Hester’s Defiance

Authors
Xiuhua Li, Liyang Zong
Corresponding Author
Xiuhua Li
Available Online September 2015.
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/ichssr-15.2015.47How to use a DOI?
Keywords
Hester; Defiance; The Scarlet Letter; moral victory
Abstract
This paper suggests that Hester in The Scarlet Letter is always defiant throughout the plot and then discusses the effect of defiance on the moral growth of the woman when sinned against. Finally, it explores Hester’s defiance considering the historical background of America.
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Proceedings
2015 International Conference on Humanities and Social Science Research
Part of series
Advances in Social Science, Education and Humanities Research
Publication Date
September 2015
ISBN
978-94-6252-115-5
ISSN
2352-5398
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/ichssr-15.2015.47How to use a DOI?
Open Access
This is an open access article distributed under the CC BY-NC license.

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