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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through The Emergence of the Individual and the Ambiguity of Freedom.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Fromm identify as the main motive for human behavior?
(a) Individual freedom.
(d) Group belonging.
2. What develops as a child grows and primary ties are cut?
(a) The desire for freedom and independence increases.
(b) There is no correlation.
(c) The desire for freedom and independence remains unchanged.
(d) The desire for freedom and independence decreases.
3. Which great thinker does Fromm NOT credit in his book?
4. What psychological behavior was the main theme of Hitler's ideology?
(d) Empathy for others.
5. What time period did the process of individuation reach its peak?
(a) Biblical times.
(b) The centuries between the Reformation and present day.
(c) The Middle Ages.
(d) The Renaissance.
Short Answer Questions
1. What biblical myth does Fromm reference?
2. Why is man unable to to realize his individuality when discovering his freedom?
3. Who described moral isolation in "The Inventor's Suffering"?
4. What psychological approach did Fromm take with his work?
5. What reason does Fromm cite for the rise of authoritarian leaders like Hitler?
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