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Crime and Punishment

Crime and Punishment


by Fyodor Dostoevsky

Crime and Punishment: Themes (For the Most Part) True or False

1. What does the novel's ending suggest? -> Murderers can learn to love
2. What does the novel ask the reader to do? -> Be entertained
3. The novel's "romantic" relationships are loaded with -> Confusion
4. Which is not part of this novel? -> Existence
5. What does Dostoevsky put on a pedestal? -> Violence