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Dostoevsky's dialectics and the problem of sin, Ksana Blank

Label
Dostoevsky's dialectics and the problem of sin
Title
Dostoevsky's dialectics and the problem of sin
Statement of responsibility
Ksana Blank
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
IEN/DLC
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Blank, Ksana
Dewey number
891.73/3
Index
index present
LC call number
PG3328.Z7
LC item number
P5323 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Studies in Russian literature and theory
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sin in literature
  • Paradox in literature
  • Dialectic in literature
  • Dostoyevsky, Fyodor
  • Dostoyevsky, Fyodor
Label
Dostoevsky's dialectics and the problem of sin, Ksana Blank
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 151-162) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: -- Approaches to Dostoevsky -- Why dialectics? -- A model for Dostoevsky's dialectics -- Thesis, antithesis, and sin -- The principle of Dvuedinstvo (duality-in-unity) -- Antinomies of goodness, beauty, and truth -- Bakhtin's dialogism and Dostoevsky's (non-Hegelian) dialectics -- How this book is structured -- A word on methodology -- Part 1: The dialectic of goodness -- 1. "If you don't sin, you can't repent; if you don't repent, you can't achieve salvation" -- Controversies about the epilogue to Crime and punishment -- Saint Andrew of Crete and Dostoevsky's great sinners -- Raskolnikov at the door of repentance -- 2. A ray of light in the abyss -- Dmitry Karamazov's journey to the underworld -- The turning point -- The way of the grain -- 3. "The devil begins with froth on the lips of an angel" -- The cherub Alyosha Karamazov -- From saints to sinners: The spectrum of possibilities -- The novel's ending in light of the projected sequel -- Part 2: The dialectic of beauty -- 4. The corridor of mirrors in The idiot -- Krasivoe and Prekrasnoe: Two conceptions of beauty -- Beauty and charm (Prelest') -- Beauty, passion, and compassion: The novel's finale -- 5. A grain of eros in the Madonna, a spark of beauty in Sodom -- Madonna and Sodom -- The European aesthetic ideal of the Madonna -- The Madonna cult in Russian literature -- Part 3: The dialectic of truth -- 6. Dostoevsky's case for contradictions -- Pravda and Istina, two conceptions of truth -- High and low truth (Pravda) in notes from underground -- The birth of polarities in "The dream of a ridiculous man" -- 7. Antinomic truth (Istina) -- The principle of contradiction in Russian religious thought -- Pavel Florensky and Mikhail Bakhtin on antinomic (dialogic) truth -- Two truths in The Brothers Karamazov: Pro and contra
Control code
449859328
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 170 pages
Isbn
9780810126930
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010000281
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)449859328
Label
Dostoevsky's dialectics and the problem of sin, Ksana Blank
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 151-162) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: -- Approaches to Dostoevsky -- Why dialectics? -- A model for Dostoevsky's dialectics -- Thesis, antithesis, and sin -- The principle of Dvuedinstvo (duality-in-unity) -- Antinomies of goodness, beauty, and truth -- Bakhtin's dialogism and Dostoevsky's (non-Hegelian) dialectics -- How this book is structured -- A word on methodology -- Part 1: The dialectic of goodness -- 1. "If you don't sin, you can't repent; if you don't repent, you can't achieve salvation" -- Controversies about the epilogue to Crime and punishment -- Saint Andrew of Crete and Dostoevsky's great sinners -- Raskolnikov at the door of repentance -- 2. A ray of light in the abyss -- Dmitry Karamazov's journey to the underworld -- The turning point -- The way of the grain -- 3. "The devil begins with froth on the lips of an angel" -- The cherub Alyosha Karamazov -- From saints to sinners: The spectrum of possibilities -- The novel's ending in light of the projected sequel -- Part 2: The dialectic of beauty -- 4. The corridor of mirrors in The idiot -- Krasivoe and Prekrasnoe: Two conceptions of beauty -- Beauty and charm (Prelest') -- Beauty, passion, and compassion: The novel's finale -- 5. A grain of eros in the Madonna, a spark of beauty in Sodom -- Madonna and Sodom -- The European aesthetic ideal of the Madonna -- The Madonna cult in Russian literature -- Part 3: The dialectic of truth -- 6. Dostoevsky's case for contradictions -- Pravda and Istina, two conceptions of truth -- High and low truth (Pravda) in notes from underground -- The birth of polarities in "The dream of a ridiculous man" -- 7. Antinomic truth (Istina) -- The principle of contradiction in Russian religious thought -- Pavel Florensky and Mikhail Bakhtin on antinomic (dialogic) truth -- Two truths in The Brothers Karamazov: Pro and contra
Control code
449859328
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 170 pages
Isbn
9780810126930
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010000281
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)449859328

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