According to the passage, which one of the following best describes the reason why Freudianism is considered a grand ...

on January 13, 2020


Why is D correct?

3 Replies

Irina on January 15, 2020


Lines 4-7 define grand theories, such as Freudianism, as "intellectual movements" that "attempt to account for a broad range of historical phenomena with a single ambitious explanation." (D) is a paraphrase of these lines.

Mcihelle on August 20 at 04:49PM

I understand that D adheres to the definition, but isn't A a more specific answer?

on August 25 at 09:55PM

Also confused about this, A is just a restatement of lines 9-11 that specifically talk about Freudianism and its features that make it fit a "grand theory".