La justicia y la misericordia en Los Miserables

How can we know the values of justice and mercy in Victor Hugo’s novel Les Misérables? To answer this question, I am going to do an analysis of the author’s social context because it was a detonant of his work. I am going to expose the many philosophical meanings of mercy and justice, and how they c...

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Main Author: Arce Gamboa, José Rafael
Format: Artículo
Language: Español
Published: Escuela de Lenguas Modernas, Universidad de Costa Rica 2014
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Online Access: http://revistas.ucr.ac.cr/index.php/rlm/article/view/14043
http://hdl.handle.net/10669/23530
Summary: How can we know the values of justice and mercy in Victor Hugo’s novel Les Misérables? To answer this question, I am going to do an analysis of the author’s social context because it was a detonant of his work. I am going to expose the many philosophical meanings of mercy and justice, and how they can be applied to the novel.