Frankenstien's monster, knows rejection as soon as he's born " I had hardly placed my foot within the door before the children shrieked, and one of the women fainted. The whole village was roused; some fled, some attacked me, until, grievously bruised by stones and many other kinds of missile weapons" + observation of the structures of society he becomes violent " I had seen blooming and active in health, stretched on the grass livid and motionless; the print of the murder’s finger was on his neck", "the black mark of fingers on his neck", intensified later to " The murderous mark "//
description increases in violence, comment and counterpoint on the idea that society is civilising
ROusseau: His early work argued that the development of civilisation had actually led to a decrease in happiness, and that humans should live instead in a state that was as close to nature as possible.
-the monster who is so connected with nature that it bring him calm "gentle light stole over the heavens and gave me a sensation of pleasure.", he is corrupted by exposure to human society