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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. To what does the author refer regarding variety of situation?
2. What does he also want to do regarding these principles?
3. The desire that Humboldt put forth for humanity and the method of exploration that he suggests combined with whose systematic thinking and exploration of ideas all tend to assist the process of thought towards arrival at the whole truth of life and of the reality for people?
4. To what does this analysis lead?
5. What happens to the other goods and services?
Short Essay Questions
1. What is the author's belief that will happen if a government does not nurture its citizens?
2. To what does this analysis lead?
3. How does John Stuart Mill complete this book?
4. What is meant by free trade?
5. What does Mill believe is under attack?
6. How would Aristotle have worded this previous statement about nurturing?
7. What does Mill observe about Mormons?
8. What is the purpose of this chapter?
9. What religious group does Mill mention suffering from persecution?
10. What is one strength of which the readers of this book must be aware?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Mill discusses the matter of persecution in general as a reaction of people to others.
Part 1) According to Mill, what is persecution? Is this an adequate definition? Why or why not?
Part 2) How does one begin to persecute another? Why do people persecute others? What causes this desire to persecute? How can it be stopped?
Part 3) When does control in society to keep order turn into persecution? Where can this line be drawn?
Part 4) Does persecution exist in our society today? If so, why? How? If not, why not?
Essay Topic 2
Freedom of speech can enhance life for everyone.
Part 1) Why does Mill believe freedom of speech can enhance life?
Part 2) Compare a culture, such as our own, with one that does not allow for such freedoms of speech. How does your comparison support Mill's belief about the power of the freedom of speech?
Part 3) how have you used your freedom of speech? What might your life be like without this freedom?
Essay Topic 3
Mill discusses the matter of Free Trade.
Part 1) What is meant by free trade? Why does he discuss this?
Part 2) What does the author have to say about free trade? Is this an adequate discussion? Why or why not?
Part 3) How does free trade work in our society? Is what Mill says in this book relevant and realistic in our society? Why or why not?
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