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For Measure: Criticism, Utilitarianism And Injustice

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As a conclusion, it can be said that Measure for Measure leaves room for philosophical thinking. Moreover, the focus of Measure for Measure is on the corrupt society of Vienna and therefore moral decisions play an essential role in the play. Macbeth does leave room for philosophical thinking as well, but the play deals more with moral dilemma and individuals' actions being in conflict with moral constraints. The nature of injustice is much more complex and ambiguous in Measure for Measure than in Macbeth.

Ethical theories egoism, utilitarianism, virtue ethics, social contract theory, deontology, the divine command theory and moral relativism were used to analyze the plays. This gave the research more versatility when analyzing the nature of
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