tolstoy and freud

Tolstoy and freud - Death of Ivan Ilych Tolstoy Colleagues read about Ilych's death in newspaper Reactions thinking about how it affects them glad

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Death of Ivan Ilych- Tolstoy Colleagues read about Ilych’s death in newspaper a. Reason: their failure to look death in the face living trivial and now authentic lives Funeral: Peter Ivanovich doesn’t know what to do a. says he’s more handsome dead b. When he’s alive his life is tedious, undignified, and trivial i. Now that he’s dead face has taken on some sort of dignity No one thinks death is going to happen to him know going to die but can’t grasp it Scene with widow she’s worried about pension and wants everyone to know whow much she did for him a. “suffering” what she went through not Ivn peasant-> Garasav understands what death is and knows it will come to ti one day Ivan Illych has power and could take anyone he wanted; uses power strictly according to law and never abuses it a. Gets a ertain pleasure knowing he has this power (consciousness)
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This note was uploaded on 04/08/2008 for the course MAP 101 taught by Professor Mitsis during the Fall '07 term at NYU.

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Tolstoy and freud - Death of Ivan Ilych Tolstoy Colleagues read about Ilych's death in newspaper Reactions thinking about how it affects them glad

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