Avarice or Avaritia

Fairlie, Henry
October 1977
New Republic;10/1/77, Vol. 177 Issue 14, p23
Focuses on the moral and ethical aspects of avarice. Reasons for people accumulating valuables; Importance of counting wealth for avarice; Criticism of hoarding possessions; Focus on avarice leading to hardness of heart towards poor and needy; Views of the author on people left with little or no moral grounds; Opinion of the author on avarice that drives people towards inhumanity which cuts people from their fellow-beings.


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