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The nature of evil

Author: Daryl Koehn
Publisher: New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st Palgrave Macmillan paperback edView all editions and formats
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When human beings do horrifying things, are they evil? By exploring such popular literature as The Talented Mr. Ripley , Dante's Inferno , The Turn of the Screw , and The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Daryl Koehn
ISBN: 0230602290 9780230602298 1403968942 9781403968944
OCLC Number: 633849969
Description: 310 Seiten
Contents: Evil as Vice Evil as Losing the Ability to Act Evil as Flight from Narcissistic Boredom Evil as Hypocritical Repression Evil as Imagined Portent Evil as the Loss of Our Humanity Evil as Satanizing Oneself, Others and the Divine Evil as Fanatical Impiety Final Thoughts
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'Evil is a palpable destructive force in our lives. With precision and energy Daryl Koehn unpacks this phenomenon and offers us a shockingly straightforward thesis. Evil, all human suffering, is Read more...

 
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