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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. Who does the author claim Karl Marx took portions of Communist beliefs?
2. Which of the following traits was not included in Group 2 of Fourier's scheme?
3. What does the author say is greatly influenced by the affects of technology on culture?
4. Which of the following words is not a title page in Chapter 14?
5. How are the streets often left during street fights?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does the author discuss religion in Chapter 12?
2. What is the nature of the contents of Early Draft in Chapter 14?
3. How does the author describe the nature of Fourier's racism in Chapter 8?
4. How does the author describe street fighting methods in Munich?
5. How does the author describe the plight of European men in Chapter 9?
6. How might the purpose of Chapter 14 be described?
7. What does the author say is American's blind spot in the book?
8. How is the thought of relocating for work discussed in Chapter 10?
9. Describe the author's appearance in the first photos shown of him in the book?
10. How does the author describe the workaholic actions of the poor in Chapter 12?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Examine the portrayal of political institutions in the book. What reason does the author have for placing emphasis on the creation of political institutions like Communism, namely when suggesting they derived from other cultures? What message might he be saying about the nature of unity even in politics?
Essay Topic 2
Compare and contrast the portrayal of work and retirement in the book. How were these two acts considered similar to one another in the European culture in the 1800s given the definition given of each term by the author?
Essay Topic 3
The flaneur is an individual who chooses to wander a place and discover new things about themselves and the things around them. Part 1.) How did the author appear to take on the guise of a flaneur while writing this book? Part 2.) How might the author write the book in a way that makes the reader a flaneur? Part 3.) Based on the presence of the flaneur concept, what value might the author find in discovering the essence of your surroundings and truly getting to know all aspects instead of just one small area?
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