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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 this chapter examine?
2. What does Jesus not intend to do?
3. What do his ideas provide?
4. Augustus set the pace for the interpretations of freedom that will define the European chordal triad for how long?
5. According to Augustine, from where does freedom come?
Short Essay Questions
1. What is the purpose of this chapter?
2. In trying to define the relationship between church and state, four interpretations are proposed by Patterson. What are these interpretations?
3. Two questions arise from Paul's theology. What are we saved from? To whom or what are we enslaved? What are the answers?
4. Why have historians tended to downplay the role of freedom during this time period?
5. What phases exist in the development of early Christianity?
6. How does Augustus influence the interpretations of freedom?
7. What struggles do the Romans face regarding the development of the concept of freedom?
8. How do the beliefs of different sects compare?
9. What has happened to society by the medieval times?
10. What conflict takes place in this period?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
The differing views of freedom lead to social conflict and upheaval.
Part 1) What are the differing views of freedom? How do they lead to conflict?
Part 2) How does the conflict and upheaval affect the society? Which group of individuals does it affect the most? Why?
Part 3) How has this occurred multiple times throughout history? Are the outcomes always similar? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 2
The underlying theme of slavery is the domination of one entity over another entity.
Part 1) How does slavery begin? Why has slavery existed in cultures around the world and throughout history?
Part 2) What are the various concepts of slavery? How do variations exist?
Part 3) How does your upbringing influence your thoughts and opinion on slavery?
Essay Topic 3
The introduction of foreign slavery enhances the native attributes of the freedman.
Part 1) When and where was foreign slavery introduced? Why was it introduced?
Part 2) How does it affect the meaning of freedom and who was free?
Part 3) How is this idea of nativity relating to a freedman reflected in societies today in various social classes?
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