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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. The first main character discussed in detail exhibits what symptom?
2. What happens to him after he commits murder?
3. Things aren't real to the main character until he has?
4. What was an activity of the main character's?
5. What are the effects of the main character's affliction?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Does Korsakov's disease destroy William's personality? Does he have a real personality at all? In what sense? Do you think there is a real William inside that the Korsakov's prevents from manifesting? Or do you think that the disease has destroyed him, personality and all?
Essay Topic 2
To what extent are patients like those described in this book 'normal?' Is it that they can't function in society? Or can they, with a little help? How would you try to integrate these patients into society? Or would you refuse to try? Please pick two patients you think could be easily integrated into society and one patient that presents difficulties. Explain how you would integrate the first two patients and why the third would present difficulties.
Essay Topic 3
Describe the different forms of reminiscence that Mrs. O'C and Mrs. O'M experience. How do they react to their disorders? Why do you believe that respond so differently?
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