Dostoyevsky, Notes from the Underground VI

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This video concerns how the man from the underground was incapable of love, though he was tempted by it. It culminates with our man from the underground’s heartbreaking confrontation with his potential love.

Dostoyevsky, Notes from the Underground IV

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This concerns how the viewpoint of modern science is not ultimately satisfactory for our man from the underground–and how the inadequacies of that position lead to a silent defense of Christianity in the work.

Dostoyevsky, Notes from the Underground III

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This third video concerns the first part of Notes from the Underground, and specifically about the meaning of modern science as the educated man of the 19th Century experiences it.

Dostoevsky, Notes from the Underground I

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Notes is a novel in two parts, and this video is an introduction to those parts–the first part concerns how modern science undermines morality; the second how it undermines human manners.

Dostoyevsky, Notes from the Underground II

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This video introduces the level of perspective in the dialoge that forms the first part of Notes, focusing on the first three parts of Underground but setting the stage for the entire first Part of Notes from the Underground.

Dostoevsky, Notes from the Underground

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Notes from the Underground is a novel in two parts, and this video is an introduction to those parts–the first part concerns how modern science undermines morality; the second how it undermines human manners.