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Definition of naturalism


Naturalism: In literature, an attempt to achieve fidelity to nature by rejecting idealized descriptions of life. Naturalistic writers believe that man’s existence is shaped by heredity and environment. Novels and plays emphasize man’s animality and his brutal struggle for survival. Writers: Th. Dreiser, E. O’Neill, F. Norris, St. Crane.



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