5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Does it sound arrogant? Yes. We share our testimony to give God glory; that's not arrogant. There can be other reasons.
- Greek Narcissus - fell in love with his reflection. Fell into the lake and drowned. Intense, self absorbed focus.
- Feeling is the primary vehicle of knowing in the Romanticism.
- 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 Smith
- In the Enlightenment, men believed they could use reason and logic to discover universal principles. To Romanticism we switched over to the...
- a Frankly, no one cares what you and I think. Rousseau is, but Rousseau supports idea.
- b What are Rousseau's new moral assumptions? Happiness equals moral achievement. He believed that the individual should be completely honest, he holds beliefs in self-knowledge (intrapersonal examination), and feelings are important.
- c Section on individualism. Nature. Read.
- d local/individual - Rousseau is almost the head of the romanticism.
- e In the Enlightenment, there is reason = knowledge. In the Enlightenment we have the community.
5 Multiple choice questions
- 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.
- Other cultures have more community focus and orientation than a Western culture.
- 1) Feeling is the guide of conduct 2) It glorifies the imagination and romantic love 3) Believes the common people are morally superior to the upper classes.
- Can learn from mistakes, be who God made you. Try to imitate Christ. Innocent. No two-face.
- 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.
5 True/False questions
Why is this story historically relevant? → 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.
Would you know whether today is important or not? You may guess that certain events are important or not. → He claims to be radically honest. In the sixth book, he fears Hell. He wonders if he'll go. He throws the rock at the tree--he's SAVED. Homework - really read/carefully read.
Rousseau puts the imagination to the forefront. He says its good. → Rousseau also may use it and say, "Here's everything I've done, good or bad."
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.
In his presentation of himself, does Rousseau insist on his uniqueness or his commonness? → He insists on his uniqueness: "I am made unlike any one I have ever met..." (497).