Dogmatism, Materialism and Faith in Graham Greene’s Prose

Show simple item record Vysloužil Bohdan 2016-11-14T08:20:34Z 2016-11-14T08:20:34Z 2015
dc.identifier.issn 1803-6058
dc.description.abstract This article deals with materialism, religious dogmatism and faith in Graham Greene’s novels The Power and the Glory (1940), The Heart of the Matter (1948), and the short story “The Hint of an Explanation” (1954). The aim of the paper is to elucidate the nature of the author’s attitude to the relation between faith, logical reasoning and urges for material wants. For the purposes of delineating some of the basic philosophical, social and psychological principles concerning faith, logical reasoning and materialism the article aims at providing an explanation based on theories developed by Søren Kierkegaard, Karl Marx and Abraham Maslow. eng
dc.format p. 133-146 eng
dc.language.iso eng
dc.relation.ispartof American and British Studies Annual, volume 8, issue: 1 eng
dc.rights Pouze v rámci univerzity eng
dc.subject Graham Greene eng
dc.subject spirituality eng
dc.subject dogmatism eng
dc.subject materialism eng
dc.subject faith in literature eng
dc.subject Graham Greene cze
dc.subject spiritualita cze
dc.subject dogmatismus cze
dc.subject materialismus cze
dc.subject víra cze
dc.subject křesťanství cze
dc.title Dogmatism, Materialism and Faith in Graham Greene’s Prose eng
dc.title.alternative Dogmatismus, materialismus a víra v prózách Grahama Greena cze
dc.type article eng
dc.description.abstract-translated Článek se věnuje materialismu, náboženskému dogmatismu a víře v románech Grahama Greena Moc a sláva, Jádro věci a v povídce Náznak vysvětlení. Článek se snaží osvětlit spisovatelův názor na vztah víry, logického uvažování a materiálních tužeb s využitím teorií Sørena Kierkegaarda, Karla Marxe a Abrahama Maslowa. cze
dc.peerreviewed yes eng
dc.publicationstatus postprint eng
dc.identifier.scopus 2-s2.0-85018857018
dc.identifier.obd 39875964

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