What different family relationships are described and developed in "Hard Times"? Give an account of any two contrasting types of relationships.

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Two primary relationships are explored in "Hard Times "--the father-daughter relationship and the husband-wife relationship. Two contrasting father-daughter relationships in the novel are between Mr. Gradgrind and his daughter Louisa and between Signor Jupe and his daughter Sissy. While Mr. Gradgrind is a...

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