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Author Oddo, Susan McReynolds.

Title Redemption and the merchant god : Dostoevsky's economy of salvation and antisemitism / Susan McReynolds
Published Evanston, Ill. : Northwestern University Press, [2008]
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 241 pages)
Contents Intro; Contents; Acknowledgments; Note on the Text; List of Abbreviations of Works by Fyodor Dostoevsky; Introduction: Speaking with the Devil; Part I; "I Am Not an Expert at Lulling to Sleep": The Struggle Between Faith and Doubt in Dostoevsky's Writings; "He Gave His Son": The Problem of the Crucifixion as Child Sacrifice in Dostoevsky; Disraeli and the Merchant God: Victims and Villains, Jews and Europe; A Synagogue Mistaken for a Church: Dostoevsky's Demon and the Jews; Part II
"I Have the Heart of a Lamb": Roots of the Russian and Jewish Ideas and the Problem of the Crucifixion in Poor Folk"God Sent Her to Us as a Reward for Our Sufferings": The Origins of Dostoevsky's Preoccupation with Child Sacrifice in the Dialogue Between Time and ""The Insulted and Injured; Sources of Dostoevsky's Antisemitism in Notes from the House of the Dead: The Problem of Redemption and the Resemblance of Christians and Jews; "I Don't Want Your Sacrifice": The Morality of the Son in Crime and Punishment
From Prince Christ to the Russian Christ: Problems of Resurrection in The Idiot and the Development of Dostoevsky's National Messianism"This Is What I Cannot Bear": The Obliteration of Moral Distinctions Through the Crucifixion in Demons; "You Can Buy the Whole World": Zosima's Christian Faith and the Jewish Idea in the Diary of a Writer; Notes; Index
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 199-229) and index
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Subject Jesus Christ -- Crucifixion.
Dostoyevsky, Fyodor, 1821-1881 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Dostoyevsky, Fyodor, 1821-1881 -- Religion.
Antisemitism in literature.
Jews in literature.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0810163012 (electronic bk.)
9780810163010 (electronic bk.)