Princeton University Library Catalog

The fiction of evil / Peter Brian Barry.

Author:
Barry, Peter Brian, 1974- [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • London ; New York : Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2017.
  • ©2017
Description:
xviii, 190 pages ; 23 cm
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 177-184) and index.
Contents:
Literature as philosophy -- Skepticism about evil, part I: mythologizing evil -- Skepticism about evil, part II: Nietzsche's war on evil -- Conscience and character -- The perverse, the virulent, and the satanic -- Evil, pleasure, and malice: the conscience of Claggart -- Evil and cruelty: the fall of Dorian Gray -- Redemption and overcoming evil.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9781138807778 ((hardback ; : alk. paper))
  • 113880777X ((hardback ; : alk. paper))
  • 9781138807785 ((pbk. ; : alk. paper))
  • 1138807788 ((pbk. ; : alk. paper))
  • ((e-book))
LCCN:
2016015758
OCLC:
948089865
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