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Dilemmas of Measuring Human Freedom

awareness included. The important thing, then, is to use language with vigour which comes from an understanding of the need to create. The need to create is also the need to act. There are persons among us who can speak and write English grammatically and fluently, but grammar and fluency is not all that there is to language. Questions of what and how are closely related to the question of why: without some creative urge there cannot be any praxis. Those writers who deny any knowledge of telos while engaged in the act of writing are only denying the traditional way of separating creativity and purpose. Writing becomes a creative act only when it can impinge on the world: in writing, telos and praxis constantly rediscover each other.

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