Reading Answers 9

Reading Answers 9 - Love of public tranquility is the only political passion that these people preserve which disposes citizens to give central

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Reading Answers 9 1 a. Equality leads to love of independence. b. The second: the path of servitude because they resist the first one (anarchy due to independence) and allow themselves to be carried by the second one without knowing it. c. Because as religion and philosophy conceive simple and general ideas with delight, so do democratic people. A rule that applies to one man should apply to all. 2 a. Individualism causes men not to be occupied with the public. Private life is so active that no energy or time is left for political life.
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Unformatted text preview: Love of public tranquility is the only political passion that these people preserve which disposes citizens to give central power new rights or allow it to take them. The hatred of privileges is increased as privileges become less. 4 a. The despotism would be more extensive and milder and would degrade men without tormenting them. In equal states people become more humane and milder. This universal moderation moderates the sovereign....
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This note was uploaded on 11/16/2009 for the course BE 123 taught by Professor Roger during the Spring '09 term at Limestone.

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