The Last Judgment Questions and Answers

The Last Judgment

Although Karel Čapek was raised in a Roman Catholic environment, as he grew older he became intrigued by the philosophical ideas of John Dewey and pragmatism, which are essentially secular, seeing...

Latest answer posted September 5, 2015 7:41 pm UTC

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The Last Judgment

The setting of the story "The Last Judgment" by Karel Capek begins on Earth, but it quickly moves to an afterlife location, since the main character has just been killed in a gunfight. The story...

Latest answer posted August 6, 2015 2:37 am UTC

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The Last Judgment

The story's main conflict, unlike many short stories, is not internal--it is man versus man in the sense that Kugler has struggled against mankind his entire human life and now must depend on men...

Latest answer posted July 12, 2009 11:27 pm UTC

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