Are people obligated to overcome social conventions in an attempt to create a life that is worth living, or is it possible for humans to find value in preexisting social conventions? Utilize at least one of the discussed.
What does the ending of The Hate U Give say about these two opposing philosophies? The grocery is burnt, and 115 has not been indicted. Seven is on his way to an out-of-state prestigious university . I could go into more detail about Hailey and Maya and every other character, but that’s your job. These […]
Evaluate a piece of media from a program, movie, or song that you enjoy and then answer the following: • What are the assumptions presented in this medium regarding what is real in the world? o Does it display, for example, the belief that all is physical or material? o Does it allude to reality […]
Philosophy of Religion Instructions: • Each answer should show a thorough understanding of the course material and should not sound “copy-paste” Pick 5 out of the 6 questions: 1. “Eternity is a chamber built for one.” What does Kierkegaard mean? How is justice served, in his Eternity? 2. John Caputo writes: “In the Kingdom there […]
Lucid Dreams: What does lucid dreaming teach us about dreams more generally?
Concept from Plato, Aristotle, Aquinas, Descartes, Kant, or Arendt 1. Pick one philosopher we have discussed this semester and one concept, argument, or theory related to the philosopher you have chosen. 2. Write a short essay explaining the philosopher’s understanding of the concept, argument, or theory as if you were writing a short encyclopedia article. […]
Hegel History of Class struggles Alienation of the working class • Of Kant, Hegel, and Marx, what conception of freedom do you find the most persuasive? What does this conception of freedom entail us to do, and in your judgment, why is this a bet?
Climate Change READ BOTH LECTURE 12 and 13. Read Christy’s article in EE, pp.567-69 What is the overall conclusion that he draws regarding measures to stop global warming? What worldview might he be working within the background? What does he recommend to reduce carbon dioxide emissions? Now go to the video in Laulima by James […]
Is the Turing Test a reasonable way to test for intelligence? Argue for your conclusion. Be sure to clearly articulate any background theories that our position depends upon and give plenty of illustrative examples.
The proposal should be short: 250-300 words is normal. A proposal should have a preliminary paper title and a brief description/summary of what text and question you will discuss . This should describe a particular canonical or non-canonical Buddhist philosophy through the This should be an expansion or extension of your interpretation and analysis in […]