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Unformatted text preview: Despair o Sarte, paragraph 17 o Only focus on the actions that directly affect you Liberty vs. Freedom o Liberty- able to make your own decisions as long as they dont affect the liberty of others o Freedom- surrendering to the rules of a group, loss of individualism Condemned to be Free o Sarte, paragraph 13 o We are thrown into a world where we need to make decision and these decisions allow us to be free John Mill o Women had freedom and men had liberty and autonomy Sartes opinion of liberty is autonomous decision making Sarte argues that we make our own meaning rather than god creating a purpose for us Humans exist and then we define ourselves Descartes said, I think, therefore I am. However Sartes position would have been more like, I am, therefore I think....
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This note was uploaded on 09/11/2011 for the course HUM 1324 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '11 term at Virginia Tech.
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