Dostoevsky, Filaret, and The Principles of Christian Teaching

Personal Responsibility and the Corruption of Authority in ‘The Brothers Karamazov’

Nicholas Rzhevsky

as “Forgive, Everyone forgive!” In this sense, forgiveness is not to be given to Zossima alone, say in recognition of his inability to heal Dmitry’s tortured condition, but from one to all in the cell as a way of reconciliation and dealing with their antagonisms and aggression. The strong cultural

Lonny Harrison

impact on his life and writing, See James Rice, Dostoevsky and the Healing Art: An Essay in Literary and Medical History (Ann Arbor: Ardis, 1985). 20 pss 5: 399. See also Malcolm Jones, Introduction to Notes from the Underground and The Gambler , Trans. Jane Kentish (Oxford: Oxford

Irene Zohrab

spiritual mentor, to remain in the temporal world, Alesha tries to protect the boys, like the Doctor, as their companion, instilling in them a fraternal sense of being. In both novels, the healing motive of the memory of childhood, leading to brotherly forgiveness, promises to bring the boys to salvation

Denis Zhernokleyev

. 21 Dalton, Elizabeth. Unconscious Structure in The Idiot: A Study in Literature and Psychoanalysis (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1979), 113–114. 22 For the most thorough account of epilepsy in Dostoevsky see James L. Rice, Dostoevsky and the Healing Art: An essay in Literary and Medical