TITLE

Literature and Moral Purpose

AUTHOR(S)
Davies, Robertson
PUB. DATE
November 1990
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Nov1990, Issue 7, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses how far literature may be expected to discuss moral problems and the contribution it can make to their solution. General notion of the meaning of moral purpose; Potential reason for tolerating some immoral actions; Natural and supernatural virtues; Examples of literature that have an avowed moral purpose.
ACCESSION #
17727050

 

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