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autonomy-noun [aw-ton-uh-mee]
1. independence or freedom, as of the will or one's actions: the autonomy of the individual.
2 the condition of being autonomous; self-government, or the right of self-government; independence: The rebels demanded autonomy from Spain.

http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/autonomy

Several literary characters think that autonomy is the best, but discover within the work that they need the support of others to overcome challenges.
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