FINAL EXAM REVIEW
Since the Enlightenment, the search for the meaning of life, for a just society, and for truth itself
has become increasingly contentious. The quest is now our own. This is why the final
examination will ask you once again to compare how
REVIEW QUESTIONS ABOUT
THE ENLIGHTENMENT, THE FRENCH REVOLUTION, INDUSTRIALISM,
1. What were the principal difference between Ren Descartes' method for finding the
truth and Sir Francis Bacon's?
2. What did Sir Isaac Newton seem to reveal t
REVIEW QUESTIONS ABOUT THE RENAISSANCE, THE REFORMATION, AND THE
AGE OF ABSOLUTISM
1. Why were the northern Italian city states so wealthy during the Renaissance?
2. What were the most important differences between med
REVIEW QUESTIONS ABOUT EUROPE FROM NATIONALISM
1. What were the duties Giuseppe Mazzini believed that people owed to their country
and to humanity? How did Heinrich von Treitschkes nationalism differ from Mazzinis?
2. What is the signifi
PRIMARY SOURCE READINGS IN WESTERN CIVILIZATION
Sermon on the Mount 17
Bernard of Clairvaux 21
Julian of Norwich.24
Giovanni Pico d