Beauty from Tainted Sources

By Raymond P. Scheindlin

CLAL: the National Jewish Center for Learning and Leadership, March 17, 1995

People are drawn to beauty in artistic expression. In order to enjoy these works one must sometimes temporarily suspend one's own morals and accept those of the artwork. The tension between beauty and morality are what make people human and what gives meaning to both.

Topic: Morality, Artistic Expression, Jewish Identification, Ethics, Values

Name of Publication: Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas

Editor: Cardin, Nina Beth

Volume/Issue: Vol.25/no.490

Page Number(s): 3-4

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Genre: Article

Coverage: United States

Language: English

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Bibliographic Information:
Scheindlin, Raymond P. Beauty from Tainted Sources. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. CLAL: the National Jewish Center for Learning and Leadership. 17 March 1995: 3-4.


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