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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does hooks say needs to happen to create a loving culture?
2. What happened when hooks stopped mourning her past?
3. What does hooks say can heal wounds of the past?
4. Why did hooks live through most of her life broken-hearted?
5. Who does hooks particularly admire?
Short Essay Questions
1. What did hooks first have to do in order to recover from a past of lovelessness?
2. How does hooks define love?
3. Why does hooks say it is easier for men to lie?
4. Why is hooks worried about young people?
5. How does consumer culture encourage lies?
6. Where do people turn to see expressions of love?
7. What do children learn about lying, according to hooks?
8. What do children associate with love, according to hooks?
9. What did hooks realize about love as a child?
10. What about the possibilty of love scared hooks when she was younger?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Write an essay in which you explore hooks's concept of "love ethic." What is a love ethic, and why does hooks advocate for living by a love ethic? Use examples from the text for support.
Essay Topic 2
Write an essay in which you explore hooks's concept of lovelessness. What does it mean to be loveless and continue to perpetuate lovelessness? Use examples from the text for support.
Essay Topic 3
Write an essay in which you explore the way hooks draws connections between love and honesty. Why is honesty an vital component of love practice? Use examples from the text for support.
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