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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. Who is the author of the chapter on "Alienation"?
2. What is one of the arguments against a volunteer army?
3. The existence of the military draft, according to the author, is the epitome of what?
4. Who do lobbyists work for?
5. In what type of system is property publicly owned and controlled?
Short Essay Questions
1. What is idealistic hypocrisy, according to Brown?
2. What does the existence of the draft mean for countries and politicians?
3. How does the author see the conflict between the Democrats and the Republicans in America?
4. What are the two ways that man can comprehend the world, according to Fromm?
5. How is property dealt with in fascism?
6. What does the debate at the Republican National Convention over the John Birch Society calling Eisenhower a Communist create?
7. Who comes and helps the students protest in Berkeley in 1964?
8. When do countries not engage in wars?
9. What does the pope's encyclical say about work?
10. What is the reason, according to the author, that capitalism is having trouble sustaining itself?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What do the various authors believe about government spending? How do Greenspan, Rand, Hessen and Branden say government should spend its money and resources? Use examples from the book to compare and contrast the various authors and their beliefs.
Essay Topic 2
Based on the information presented in the book, do you think that Rand is a conservative or a liberal? Why? Use examples from the book to support your answer.
Essay Topic 3
Based on the information given in this book, do men work better in an atmosphere of freedom rather than one of coercion? Why or why not? Use examples from the book to support your answer.
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