Timeline Of ' World Masterpieces '

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Journal #14/Enlightenment In World Masterpieces anthology: 1. Compare timeline on pgs.794-5 to timeline on pgs. 854-55; write a sentence or two to describe comparison. The first comparison that can be made is that in the second timeline the progress of human is seen with the development of new technologies while the first timeline centers human progress as the discoveries and individual gaining of knowledge as human progress. Another comparison that can be made is that in the first timeline the literature was more towards the purpose of spreading knowledge while in the second timeline literature seems to be more geared to the purpose of entertaining. 2. Compare the maps on pgs.796, 853, and 1034; write a sentence or two to…show more content…
All three of these ideas went against the core thinking of each other but together they all revolutionized the way the thought process worked. Rationalists believed that you can come to an idea through knowledge and intellect, by holding the idea that somethings can be contradicted. Romanticists attain to the idea that your emotions should dictate the things you imagine, create, and believe. Realist come to the idea that one should only believe in what they can actually see and what is the truth. 4. Read the quotes on pgs.799 and 859; choose five total to respond to by putting them first into your own words and then saying how they apply today 1. So as long as man remains free he strives for nothing so incessantly and so painfully as to find someone to worship. -Fyodor Dostoevsky, The Brothers Karamozov If a person remains free he will try to attain nothing so relentlessly as trying to find someone to love. This can be seen in today as people who have free judgment in their live try to find the one they love. In our society if a person is not held back by anything or anyone, they try to find someone they love and someone to marry and live the rest of their life with/. 2. The supreme happiness of life is the conviction that we us The greatest in joy one’s life is knowing that someone else loves us. We can see this today as all people strive to find someone to
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