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Unformatted text preview: b) economic life was a way to serve God through diligent hard work c) acquisitive, self-seeking behavior was abhorrent to God d) economic success could be justified by giving alms to the poor-4) The new philosophy of individualism a) upheld the virtues of the Christian paternalist ethic b) redistributed wealth in a way equitable to all classes c) affirmed the obligations of government to regulate the economy d) turned the vices of the Middle Ages into virtues 5) The Protestant ethic involves all the following EXCEPT: a) hard work, savings, and frugality b) humility, selflessness, and conformity c) industry, punctuality, and ambition d) honesty, asceticism, and self-denial...
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This note was uploaded on 04/16/2008 for the course CGS 101 taught by Professor Baublitz during the Fall '08 term at BU.
- Fall '08