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Padri e Figli Ivan Turgenev

Padri e Figli

Ivan Turgenev

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Written as a response to the growing cultural schism between liberals of the 1830s/1840s & the growing nihilist movement, Fathers & Sons parallels both the nihilists (the sons) & the 1830s liberals who sought Western-based social changeMoreWritten as a response to the growing cultural schism between liberals of the 1830s/1840s & the growing nihilist movement, Fathers & Sons parallels both the nihilists (the sons) & the 1830s liberals who sought Western-based social change in Russia. Additionally, these two modes of thought were contrasted with the conservative Slavophiles, who believed that Russias path lay in its traditional spirituality.