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Review Quiz

Review Quiz

Review Quiz

Review Quiz

1. Where do the categories of "public" and "private" originate, according to Habermas?

2. When did representative publicity exist?

3. In the Middle ages, what or who was the only "public person"

4. Which two elements were important in forming a new social order at the end of the Middle Ages, according to Habermas?

5. What were the two most important things were traded from the Middle Ages onwards?

6. Which two elements made up the new public authority?

7. What was the corollary of state authority?

8. Whose concept of the "social" does Habermas quote?

9. Which two elements were polarized before the eighteenth century?

10. What was the precursor of the bourgeois public sphere?

11. What were the two key institutions of the public sphere?

12. What was the site of representative publicity?

13. Which other important institution also consolidated itself in the eighteenth century?

14. What is Habermas's definition of the public sphere?

15. What is another term for the family, according to Habermas?

16. Where and when did a political public sphere first arise?

17. Which authors does Habermas analyze as central to any understanding of the public sphere?

18. Which economic policy was for Habermas associated with the "refeudalization" of society

19. Which synonym for neomercantilism does Habermas give?

20. In the modern period, what did the occupational sphere become?

21. What roles did the conjugal family lose at the same time?

22. What does Habermas call the key modern transformation of the public?

23. Why do modern debates differ from their eighteenth century predecessors?

24. What is the key principle of the modern mass media?

25. Which two elements interpenetrate in the modern world, according to Habermas?

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