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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. The author believes that when smears take place, they are generally aimed at what?
2. In the U.S., the economic system isn't a pure capitalist system but is what?
3. When government sets the objectives to be obtained, then it becomes what type of state?
4. Who are typical lobbyists?
5. What do liberals and conservatives, according to the author, agree that there is a fight to save?
Short Essay Questions
1. What meaning does the author give to the idea that public interest supersedes private interests and rights?
2. What is idealistic hypocrisy, according to Brown?
3. What brings about an intellectual movement's collapse?
4. What does taxation do to the marketplace?
5. What do Republicans and Democrats claim about their side in the fight to save civilization?
6. What does the existence of the draft mean for countries and politicians?
7. What does the debate at the Republican National Convention over the John Birch Society calling Eisenhower a Communist create?
8. What is the theme of "Atlas Shrugged"?
9. How is property dealt with in fascism?
10. Who comes and helps the students protest in Berkeley in 1964?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
There are several mentions of why noncapitalist countries that do not like capitalism. What are the reasons the authors give for noncapitalist nations hating and condemning capitalism? Are these reasons logical and rational based on the theories of capitalism presented in the book? Support your answer with examples from the book.
Essay Topic 2
What are anti-concepts, and what role does the author feels they play in today's economic and political societies? Use examples from the book to support your answer.
Essay Topic 3
Using examples from the book to support your answer; why does Alan Greenspan believe that the U.S. antitrust laws are flawed, and what does he think should be done about the problem?
This section contains 650 words
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