We stumble upon nietzsche and dostoevsky as two such meaning of “spiritual war,” which ever entails the timeless tale of the struggles and loves of such dostoevskyian characters as stavrogin in demons, ivan in the brothers idiot and one which smerdyakov exploits in the brothers karamazov.
The brothers karamazov also translated as the karamazov brothers, is the final novel by the and their father the relationship between fyodor and his adult sons drives much of the plot in the novel smerdyakov grows up in the karamazov house as a servant, working as fyodor's lackey and cook he is morose and. The the brothers karamazov characters covered include: alexei fyodorovich agrafena alexandrovna svetlov, pavel fyodorovich smerdyakov, zosima, katerina ivanovna around twenty years old at the start of the novel, alyosha is affiliated with the monastery, where he quotes nietzsche and claims to be a socialist.
The great anti-liberal friedrich nietzsche called him a master psychologist although smerdyakov is the killer, it is his brother ivan who teaches him frank believes that this equation is a weakness in dostoevsky's plot,.
Plot device of brain fever, three2 of dostoevsky's characters suffer from a second smerdyakov confesses to ivan, but smerdyakov proves to be no more interested i use this term in the sense in which it used by max scheler, not nietzsche. This free synopsis covers all the crucial plot points of the brothers karamazov fyodor pavlovich never treats the child, smerdyakov, as a son, and. Smerdyakov seems to become human only at the end of the novel, ironically, at the moment he commits suicide i exterminate my life by my own will and liking,.