In The Year of the Flood, what are some examples of the schism within the gardeners? Adam One vs. Zeb.
Before the split that occurs between Zeb and Adam One, it is clear that there are significant tensions in this eco-group. The biggest of these lies in the group's approach to violence. Adam One insists that they are to be a strictly pacifist group, doing nothing except bearing witness. He says, for example, that "Our way is the way of peace," and argues that their only function is to "witness" what is happening around them and to "guard" the various "genomes" of departed species that they have...
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