Lesson 11: Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë, Pt. 2
Watch Lesson 11 of Teaching Modern Political Philosophy, presented by Joshua Gibbs.
Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte
Outline of Session
- How is this passage of Jane Eyre helpful for identifying your students’ sympathies with progressive and conservative political philosophy?
- Discuss the following statement from this lesson: “Rochester has accepted the ideas about nature, time, and the self of his day. Jane has embraced something older and far stranger and which requires the carrying of a cross.”
- Is Jane within her rights to stay with Rochester?