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Faire mal et faire le mal
« Les méchants » chez Camus

  • Publication type: Article from a collective work
  • Collective work: Camus et l’éthique
  • Author: Doudet (Sophie)
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  • Abstract: In this chapter, Sophie Doudet explores the representations of evil and its avatars in Camus’ fiction. They were crafted in a modern context in which morality had been abolished – notably by Nietzsche – and in which relativism rendered the designation of good and its antithesis difficult. Where is evil located for Camus ? Does enough common ground remain to establish an individual or collective code of ethics ? How does evil appear – or not – in this context ?
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  • Pages: 103 to 116
  • Collection: Encounters, n° 95
  • Subcollection: Twentieth and twenty-first century literature, n° 13

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  • ISBN: 978-2-8124-3244-6
  • ISSN: 2261-1851
  • DOI: 10.15122/isbn.978-2-8124-3244-6.p.0103
  • Publisher: Classiques Garnier
  • Online date: 10-14-2014
  • Language: French
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