- Those who own property and means of production; in Marxism, capitalists as a class. Marxism says they exploit the class called the Proletariat.
- Which Revolution was a major factor in the complex chain of events leading to the Great War?
- He was an atheistic existentialist quite unlike Nietzsche, and arrived at his conclusions using logic. He contended that the idea of God was self-contradictory, that the man called Christ could not be both divine and human because the terms are mutually exclusive. Lived from 1905-1980.
- Who helped set the initial stages of the Romanticism with his inspirational Social Contract. With the ringing proclamation: “Man is born free and everywhere he is in chains”.
- From the Essay, “The Future of Western Culture” This quote by Wendell Phillips “The heritage of the past is the seed that brings forth the harvest of the future.” is located in front on which building in Washington D.C.?
Library of Congress
None of these
- Between 1750 and 1850 England’s economic structure changed drastically as the nation shifted from an agrarian society to modern _________________.
- Whose quote is this? “Freedom is never more than one generation away from extinction. We didn’t pass it on to our children in the bloodstream. It must be fought for, protected, and handed on for them to do the same.”
- For him, the way people made a living, their “means of production,” determined their beliefs and institutions. He based his worldview on the class struggle between the bourgeois vs the proletariat.
- Which group concludes that truth is off the table, so relax?
- The Middle Modern World would be considered which dates?
- A belief system in contemporary culture characterized by the rejection of objective truth and global cultural narrative. Has influenced many cultural fields, including literary criticism, sociology, linguistics, architecture, visual arts, and music.
- In Chapter 22 who said “No man can make you feel inferior without your consent.”
- Our distance from past ages enables us to perceive the periods when a culture was balanced, when the balance tipped into chaos, when the adjustment began that leads to a new period of balance and so on.
Science of Chaos
- In Chapter 21, we take a look at the 19th century. Which one of these is not one of the realities of this century in Western culture?
Progress of Christianity
- Which building illustrates the materialism and industrialization of 19th-century Europe?
Palace of Versailles
St. Peter’s Basilica
- The early 20th century could be described by which representative phrase?
“Things fall apart”
“Man is born free”
“Religion is the opiate of the masses”
“If God did not exist, it would be necessary to invent Him”
- From the Essay, “The Future of Western Culture.” Which letters below signify-we are Roman and all of this is ours?
- He stressed the absurdity of human existence and the inability of our reason to understand the world. A passionate individualist, he proclaimed the will to power as the only value in a meaningless world. Lived from 1844-1900.
- The most representative poet of the mid-Victorian era, He reflected the mood of the period in poetry that was sad, quiet, contemplative, melancholy, sometimes wistful, and often pessimistic. The old optimism of the early Romantics had vanished.
- Although he did not consider himself a Romantic poet, he is remembered for a classic Romantic quote: “Each man is meant to represent humanity in his own way, combining its elements uniquely”.
- The Vietnam Memorial is a prime example of Neo-Classical architecture.
- Paris hosted the Great Exhibition of 1851.
- The battle cry of the French Revolution of “Liberty, Equality, Fraternity” was thrilling slogan which represented the reality of this Revolution.
- Existentialism was a philosophical movement that was formulated during the Second World War.
- According to the video presentation “Modernist Influences on Western Thought”, Rousseau had a low view of mankind and taught that mankind never had a chance in life because we are born bad.
- Whitman’s epic novel Moby Dick is still read by many.
- The nineteenth century was noted for the prosperity stimulated by the industrial revolution, the growing middle class, and the enormous increase in manufactured products.
- Impressionists saw themselves as the ultimate realists whose main concern was the perception of optical sensations of light and color.
- According to the video “A Prism for Christian Reflection on Popular Culture”, the presenter stated that as Christians, we can and should remove ourselves from Culture.
- The most powerful moving force behind the Civil Rights Movement of the 60’s was Jessie Jackson, the president of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference.