Evil in "The Star" Book Review by Top Papers

Evil in "The Star"
A look at the concept of evil as seen in the short story by Arthur C. Clarke entitled, "The Star."
# 139324 | 1,250 words | 2 sources | APA | 2008 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2008 in Literature (American)


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The paper examines the concepts of moral evil and natural evil and discuss their applicability to the powerful short story by Arthur C. Clarke entitled, "The Star." Additionally the paper outlines what is meant by moral evil and by natural evil and will then proceed to offer a brief account of Clarke' short story. From there, the paper considers the unique problem of evil in the story and some possible explanations which might explain the destruction of the civilization in Clarke's short story.

From the Paper:

"The following paper will look at the concepts of moral evil and natural evil and discuss their applicability to a powerful 1955 short story by Arthur C. Clarke entitled, "The Star." The paper will briefly outline what is meant by moral evil and by natural evil and will then proceed to offer a brief account of Clarke' short story. From there, the paper will look at the unique problem of evil in the story and some possible explanations (two of them) which might explain the destruction of the civilization in Clarke's short story. The paper will then conclude that Hick's concept of natural or non-moral evil is helpful in coming up with a defence for what..."

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Evil in "The Star" (2008, December 01) Retrieved September 27, 2022, from https://www.academon.com/book-review/evil-in-the-star-139324/

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"Evil in "The Star"" 01 December 2008. Web. 27 September. 2022. <https://www.academon.com/book-review/evil-in-the-star-139324/>

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