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5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. Cons "to your own self be true?"
  2. Does it sound arrogant? Yes. We share our testimony to give God glory; that's not arrogant. There can be other reasons.
  3. Feeling is the primary vehicle of knowing in the Romanticism.
  4. Why is this story historically relevant?
  5. Tradition still anchored experience back in the Enlightenment. Then, the ideal of joyous liberation from this experience was important: a child has superior insight because they are innocent.
  1. a Frankly, no one cares what you and I think. Rousseau is, but Rousseau supports idea.
  2. b Selfish, sinful. Heart is deceitful among all things - scripture says to have a healthy skepticism of yourself. Romantic writers don't have this viewpoint.
  3. c New and Old - mischaracterize the American Revolution - not caused by the romantic movement. There are political implications. Democracy > Hierarchy. Before there was this sense of place.
  4. d Because this was ridiculously radical at the time of when this was written. He says that if one is self-aware, one can earn salvation.
  5. e In the Enlightenment, there is reason = knowledge. In the Enlightenment we have the community.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Rousseau says that the feelings are of the type one needs to fully engage in.
  2. Rousseau makes illusions and references to the original confession. When you write an autobiography, you have to have a pretty strong ego. You've got to say that my life is important enough for you to read about it. <<GOOD TITLE.
  3. Narcissism is the concentration of the self that shuts out others and their needs. Rousseau focuses in heavily on the self, so much so that individualism, or intrapersonal evaluation, becomes almost an obsession -it shows how far one's narcissism or focus on the self can go. Rousseau expresses it through his Confessions and he decides to be completely honest, regardless of the situation. Just be honest with yourself.
  4. Other cultures have more community focus and orientation than a Western culture.
  5. local/individual - Rousseau is almost the head of the romanticism.

5 True/False questions

  1. In his presentation of himself, does Rousseau insist on his uniqueness or his commonness?Narcissism is the concentration of the self that shuts out others and their needs. Rousseau focuses in heavily on the self, so much so that individualism, or intrapersonal evaluation, becomes almost an obsession -it shows how far one's narcissism or focus on the self can go. Rousseau expresses it through his Confessions and he decides to be completely honest, regardless of the situation. Just be honest with yourself.

          

  2. Laissez faire = leave it alone. People respond. If there's a natural disaster on the coast, people need sheet rock. Plywood. Well, if the government comes and says you can only charge $20 a sheet of plywood, there's no incentive. If you can go down there, and help out, you can make a quick profit. Prices will eventually go back down. If you leave it alone, the market will self regulate<<thought up by Adam SmithRousseau also may use it and say, "Here's everything I've done, good or bad."

          

  3. Jean Jacques Rousseau -He will be completely honest, he is unique. While he claims to be the most unique individual, he states that he must be true to yourself.

          

  4. What are the pros to "be true to your own self?"Selfish, sinful. Heart is deceitful among all things - scripture says to have a healthy skepticism of yourself. Romantic writers don't have this viewpoint.

          

  5. Authenticity - "I am me" in the romanticism.Rousseau says "There is no one else in the world like me. I am unique." Where does this uniqueness come from? Focus on the individual.

          

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