- Dostoevsky, Fyodor. Crime and Punishment. unknown: Bantam Classic, 1984.
The Question and Answer section for Crime and Punishment is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
I'm sorry, your question needs to be more specific. Which argument are you analyzing?
The action of the book takes place in St. Petersburg, the capital city of Russia, in the summer of 1865. (The brief epilogue is set in Siberia.) Crime and Punishment is a distinctly urban novel. In choosing a definite urban setting, Dostoyevsky...