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Feminism - Lady Macbeth

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According to general feminist literary theory, Lady Macbeth's death

A

condemns the other women in the play for the failure to shelter Lady Macbeth in a male-dominated society.

B

symbolizes victory over the male hierarchical system, as she chooses to end her life on her terms.

C

reinforces the idea that evil deeds create evil effects.

D

demonstrates the power that dominant society has on shaping and maintaining a woman's reputation.

E

proves the punishment for women overstepping their bounds.