Children's and Young Adult Literature | Literature in English, British Isles | Philosophy
Description, Abstract, or Artist's Statement
For me, this paper was an opportunity to bring Harry Potter into academia by evaluating a serious moral and philosophical concept, the greater good, with J.K. Rowling’s beloved series. In the end, we see that society could do well to learn from Harry’s selflessness in working for the greater good.
Augustana Digital Commons Citation
Zach, Maureen. "Why the Greater Good is Good: Lessons from Harry Potter" (2011). Tredway Library Prize for First-Year Research.