Week 6 Packback Assignment Instructions This week we are studying Singer’s arguments for solving extreme world poverty, and have also been introduced to the idea of “effective altruism.” There are many, many causes of suffering in the world, which we could all be more altruistic and/or Utilitarian about. What cause(s) are you most passionate about?… Continue reading What cause(s) are you most passionate about?
Develop your Philosophy of Teaching and Learning Statement. As we review the various learning theories, reflect on your own learning and how they apply to teaching. Make notes about the components that resonate with you or seem relevant to your learning and/or your experience with student learning. These sites provide a good overview of how… Continue reading Transformative learning
Are YOU the same person today (in 2021) that YOU were in 2011? The answer to this question illuminates the philosophical problem of persistence (identity over time). It is typically answered with one of four theories. A person is the same person because: She has the same body (somatic theory/physicalism): She has memories of being… Continue reading Using an example, demonstrate how the theory supports your answer
I need a research paper from 2 given articles. Both of them are about Child abuse. First page- first article It has to be in a certain format: Paragraph 1: will briefly summarize the article Paragraph 2: Express an opinion about the article Second page: (same thing) Paragraph 1: will briefly summarize the article Paragraph… Continue reading Second page: (same thing)
Define and discuss Isaiah Berlin’s “Two Concepts of Liberty.” Why does Berlin favor the idea of “Negative Liberty” as the more “liberating” of the two. What dangers does he find in the concept of “Positive Liberty” and how does this version of freedom comport with Arendt’s analysis of totalitarianism? Write an essay of about 4… Continue reading Also, be sure to include your own ideas about and reactions to the material about which you write.
1) Read the articles and notes first 2) Then answer the prompt Prompt: Are you persuaded by Aristotle’s argument that the most important factor when it comes to living a good life is our ability to reason well? (Remember he’s not just talking about intellectual reason, but also practical reason.) Or do you think there… Continue reading Prompt: are you persuaded by aristotle’s argument that the most important factor when it comes to living a good life is our ability to reason well?
Summarize each chapter in the textbook: Business Ethics in Action, 2nd edition by Domenec Mele Each summary should be abobciut a half a page
All sources MUST be ONLY academic sources. Examples of acceptable academic internet sources are The Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy and The Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy. The philosophy essay is going to be based on Plato’s Apology. gives us an account of Socrates’ defence of his own practice of philosophy at his trial where he was… Continue reading The philosophy essay is going to be based on plato’s apology.
Construct an essay of at least 1 full page using either a deductive or ampliative argument in response to the dialogue between Socrates and Polemarchus from the readings for Book 4 of Plato’s Republic. Construct an (APA style) essay of at least 1 full page. Refer to Book 4 and virtues of the city and… Continue reading Use material from the text to support your answer, and include the stephanus number in the in-text citation.
Universal Problem & Solution God’s covenant with Abraham & the role of the Patriarchs God’s Character Personal Reflection Assignment Due (10%) • Articulate the universal problem and universal solution as presented in Genesis chapters 1-11 • Analyze the content of God’s covenant with Abraham as presented in Gen. 12:1-3 and Gen. 15. • Demonstrate the… Continue reading Demonstrate the application of biblical response to temptation using the story of Joseph.