The Enigma of Good and Evil: The Moral Sentiment in Literature (Analecta Husserliana)


awesome towards peace and concord the person is ceasely torn aside in own, social, nationwide lifestyles through wars, feuds, inequities and intimate own conflicts for which there looks no respite. Does the human situation in interplay with others suggest a relentless adversity? Or, is that this clash as a result of an inside or exterior issue of evil governing our attitudes and behavior towards the opposite individual? To what standards should still I refer for appreciation, judgment, course referring to my attitudes and my activities as they undergo at the healthiness of others?

At the roots of those questions lies human event which must be correctly clarified prior to moving into speculative abstractions of the moral theories and precepts. Literature, which in its very gist, dwells upon disentangling in a number of standpoint the peripeteia of our life-experience deals us a special box of source-material for ethical and moral investigations.

Literature brings preeminently to gentle the Moral Sentiment which pervades our existence with others -- our life tout court docket. Being modulated throughout the process our reports the ethical Sentiment sustains the very experience of literature and of private human lifestyles (Tymieniecka).

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