Freedom - A Psychological Problem?
1. What does Fromm believe is the greatest assertion of individuality?
(a) Fighting for oppression.
(b) Fighting for freedom was not worth it.
(c) Dying while fighting for your freedom.
(d) Fighting for oppression was easier than fighting for freedom.
2. What group of people fought in battles for freedom, as identified by Fromm?
(a) The Middle Class.
(b) The oppressed.
(c) The wealthy.
(d) The church.
3. What goal does Fromm identify as the "abolition of external domination"?
(a) Freedom of the individual.
(b) Obedience to a leader.
(c) Freedom for the group.
(d) A harmonious society.
4. What war do many consider to be ultimate victory for freedom, according to Fromm?
(a) World War II.
(b) The American Revolution.
(c) The French Revolution.
(d) World War I.
5. What reason does Fromm cite for the rise of authoritarian leaders like Hitler?
(a) These leaders were too forceful and its members could not resist.
(b) People were seeking ways to escape from the responsibility of freedom.
(c) These leaders were cunning and used trickery to get their way.
(d) These societies were lacking training in democracy.
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