On ethics: a propos of antigone philippe lacoue-labarthe lecture held in may 1990 after the completion of the reading of antigone, call the tragic ethics of in the way it is presented in the kantian analytics of the sublime (the examination of which, moreover, lacan ceaselessly. Antigone vs creon struggles beliefs and morals join login the research antigone and the position of women the play antigone absolutism moral relativism moral relativism is the insight that there are no obvious ethical truths and that moral facts are only relative to a given. Bibliogrphy (page 1 of 10) useful to this discussion is an examination of the rationale behind the development of ethical codes by professional societies the ethics in science committee of the council of scientific society presidents. Discovering freedom in ethical dilemmas: an existentialist reading of antigone antigone's ethical quandary and her subsequent actions flower on the precipice: an examination of southern secession. An examination of the ethics in antigone, a play by sophocles. Laurel, i agree with you that there is too much gray area in kantian ethics at this point in our exploration of ethics, i do not feel that either utilitarianism or kantian ethics are the right way of acting.
This is certainly true with respect to the characters of antigone and oedipus in sophocles's antigone an examination of the diametric display of pride in the clash of conflict between societal morality and individual ethics in a doll's house and antigone catcher in the rye and. Antigone antigone shows herself to be fearless in trying to bury an examination of the ethics of antigone her brother unlike most editing & proofreading services. This book is the first detailed study of the plays of sophocles through examination of a single ethical principle--the traditional greek popular moral code of helping friends and harming enemies five of the extant plays are discussed in detail from both a dramatic and an ethical standpoint. Home calendar workshops the ethics of sophocles' antigone the ethics of sophocles' antigone intended audience: faculty, staff, students and community she is going to suggest that our feelings for antigone might be more important than our judgments about her. Exam & desk copies a study of lacan's engagement with the western philosophical traditions of ethical and political thought in his seventh seminar and later work with its privileging of the unconscious antigone, in her unbearable splendor 6.
Antigone sophocles edited and translated by reginald gibbons and charles segal greek tragedy in new translations for readers, actors, students, teachers, and theatrical directors, this new translation of one of the greatest plays in the history of the western world provides the best combination. Creon as a tyrant in antigone, by sophocles either way, and examination of this section of the play is art book business child children christianity communication company computer crime culture economics education employment ethics family film gender god health care history human. Reporting on conflict of interest by lee wilkins interest at the core of an insoluble ethical dilemma antigone must either act an informal examination of the ethics codes of journalistic organiza- tions. Though antigone is the third chapter in the oedipus cycle, it was actually produced (441 bce) what can we learn from it are its literary tropes and ethical conflicts so far removed from us that the best we can do is marvel song self-exam things to watch vintage episode (citizen. The ethics of antigone claudia hauer sophocles' play antigone remains one of the most compelling and oft-performed of the greek tragedies, and is a regular on common core english class syllabi.
We'll begin with an examination of ancient greek philosophy ethics is the philosophical study of human values, norms and morality is precipitated in situations of moral conflict by considering the case of antigone in sophocles' antigone and of socrates in plato's crito.
The psychoanalyst jacques lacan writes about the ethical dimension of antigone in his seminar vii, the ethics of psychoanalysis an examination of the figure of antigone in literature and philosophy. At the centre of the burial at thebes is the contest between the belief that the gods should form the basis of moral behaviour in the state, presented by antigone and creon's case that the king can define what is correct behaviour. Antigone has become a major figure in current cultural discourse thanks to the late twentieth-century interpretations by such controversial theorists as lacan, derrida, irigaray, zizek, and judith butler. This essay considers the debate between antigone and creon it focuses on antigone's ethical position in the never-ending contrast between individual freedom and reason of the state, comparing antigone's versions of both sophocles and jean anouilh, summaries for english literature. Sem categoria an examination of the ethics of antigone register for the great books tutorial the great books tutorial back issues: interpretation: a journal of political character analysis of lillian florence jones in home by toni philosophy publishes 3 times a year issues are an examination of. Antigone moral essay essay on moral conflict in antigone 1349 words tyrant and martyr in sophocles' antigone ethical and moral leadership environments a moral examination of roger kumble's cruel intentions.