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  1. In the Enlightenment, men believed they could use reason and logic to discover universal principles. To Romanticism we switched over to the...
  2. In his presentation of himself, does Rousseau insist on his uniqueness or his commonness?
  3. Authenticity - "I am me" in the romanticism.
  4. Rousseau puts the imagination to the forefront. He says its good.
  5. Rousseau - up until this point, we haven't had writing like Rousseau's Confessions. How did this work alter the course of history?
  1. a He insists on his uniqueness: "I am made unlike any one I have ever met..." (497).
  2. b 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.
  3. c local/individual - Rousseau is almost the head of the romanticism.
  4. d Augustine vs. Rousseau - Augustine views his life experience as something that's important to look back on.
  5. e 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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  1. Rousseau also may use it and say, "Here's everything I've done, good or bad."
  2. 19th Century - Romanticism - implies a new emphasis on imagination, feeling, and value of the primitive and untrammeled, kind or "man." We have a real focus on the individual.
  3. 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. 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.
  5. 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

  1. Does it sound arrogant? Yes. We share our testimony to give God glory; that's not arrogant. There can be other reasons.Augustine vs. Rousseau - Augustine views his life experience as something that's important to look back on.

          

  2. Augustine proclaims and repents. Rousseau proclaims and revels in his confession - he becomes arrogant about it stating that this would be his ticket into heaven.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. Cons "to your own self be true?"Selfish, sinful. Heart is deceitful among all things - scripture says to have a healthy skepticism of yourself. Romantic writers don't have this viewpoint.

          

  4. How does Rousseau exemplify the dominant values of his time period?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.

          

  5. Feeling is the primary vehicle of knowing 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.