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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What era followed the metaphysical and theological eras?
2. Absolute justice is reached by the suppression of what in Part 5?
3. Who was the discoverer of the constant change of things?
4. In Part 4, Rousseau denounced a corruption of what in art by society?
5. According to Part 4, what is one of the sources of the art of fiction?
Essay Topic 1
Camus makes several references throughout the essay to "All or Nothing." Write a response exploring this idea. What does Camus mean by "All or Nothing"? What other philosophers agree and support this idea? Use specific references to the text in the response.
Essay Topic 2
There are several references throughout the essay on the importance of the individual and avoiding anti-individuality. Write a response exploring the importance of the individual on rebellion. How does keeping the individual in mind help a rebellion? What happens when actions become anti-individuality? Use specific references to the text in the response.
Essay Topic 3
For Camus, nihilism plays a major role in rebellion and revolution. Write a response addressing nihilism and its role in rebellion and revolution according to Camus' essay. What is nihilism? Why is nihilism important to rebellion and revolution? What are the core tenets of nihilism? Use specific references to the text in the response.
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