Proceedings of the 2017 International Conference on Innovations in Economic Management and Social Science (IEMSS 2017)

Goodness and Love: Murdoch's Exploration in "The Sea, the Sea"

Authors
Jingming Chen, Kangsheng Lai
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Jingming Chen
Available Online April 2017.
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/iemss-17.2017.42How to use a DOI?
Keywords
Aris Murdoch; goodness; love; art; truth
Abstract
In this novel, the author mainly tries to inqire into the relationship between love, art and moral goodness, by relating a very affecting love story. After the protagonist confronts with the tidal rips of love, also with the help of art, he effaces his "ego", begins to attend to the "otherness" of the other people, and meanwhile, is becoming nearer and nerer to the truth of goodness.
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