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Flashcards in Agamemnon Deck (4):
1

What is an insoluble moral conflict

A choice between two actions, in which there is no right thing to do

2

What is the insoluble moral conflict of Agamemnon

He has to choose between killing his daughter or breaking an oath he made

3

What is hybris

excessive pride, no feelings of guilt

4

What can we learn from tragedy

You must have ethical accountability and feel remorse if you do something bad