Get Started. It's Free
or sign up with your email address
Realism by Mind Map: Realism

1. means "fiction that portrays low life"

2. truth comes through the senses (18th Cen) by Locke, Descrates

3. for the novel, individual experience is always unique

4. Traditional plots are rejected for the first time

5. Plot, character and morals are still not perfectly interpenetrated in Defoe, Richardson and Fielding.

6. Traditional Characters are also rejected

7. characters are given particular names and surnames, not generic or descriptive names

8. The method is more important for the realists, the individual investigator studies the particulars of experience