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March 24, 2016 | Author: | Posted in philosophy, social sciences

Philosophy 2006 Exposition Many philosophical theories throughout human history have attempted to comprehend aspects of the nature of the human being what motivates it what forces it to take actions (or to be inactive , what can be considered as moral and ethical (and so , good and positive , and what leads it to …

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Philosophy of War

March 24, 2016 | Author: | Posted in philosophy, social sciences

Philosophy of War Human history is plagued with series of bloody conflicts and wars which resulted into killing of millions of men , women , and children Different historians and analysts have presented variety of theories debating on the root causes of war . What ever the reasons , wars bring destruction , annihilation , …

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Proofs of the existence of God

March 24, 2016 | Author: | Posted in philosophy, social sciences

Proofs of the existence of God Introduction As I look around and observe the beautiful and magnificent creations that surrounded me , I try to figure out who made these things exist and is brought into a realization that it is God who made all of these . Yes through his words everything was made …

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ANIMAL TESTING

March 24, 2016 | Author: | Posted in philosophy, social sciences

Animal Testing Animal testing has been a controversial issue for a long time Supporters of animal testing contend that using animals in experiments is necessary so as to be able to determine the safety and effectiveness of medicines , cosmetics and similar products to know effective ways to cure and prevent human diseases and for …

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4. Aristotle’s Ethics could be seen as a criticism of Plato’s Republic. Explain.

March 24, 2016 | Author: | Posted in philosophy, social sciences

In Aristotle ‘s approach , quite in contradistinction to Plato ‘s , there is no particular need for involving oneself in the study of subjects such as mathematics and the sciences in to be perfectly virtuous Aristotle makes practicing virtue a much easier endeavor by drastically divorcing it from the necessity of engaging oneself in …

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Capital Punishment

March 24, 2016 | Author: | Posted in philosophy, social sciences

CApital Punishment 2006 INTRODUCTION Capital punishment is one of the most debatable subjects in what concerns the legal systems in the world today . The debates cover all aspects of the issue its moral and ethical ground , its practicability its effectiveness , and how it is viewed from the angle of human rights The …

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1. Discuss the role of the family in two of the following works: Aeschylus’ Oresteia, Aristophanes’ The Clouds, or Plato’s Republic.

March 24, 2016 | Author: | Posted in philosophy, social sciences

`Family ‘ in Plato ‘s Republic Plato ‘s Republic upholds the concept of communism , it deems the notions of family and property as `selfish ‘ tendencies and therefore tries to do away with them . The state is centered in the city , so as to better ensure the allegiance of all citizens to …

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Current debate on creationsim, `intelligent design` and the scientific teaching of creation in Ohio`s public schools

March 24, 2016 | Author: | Posted in philosophy, social sciences

Current debate on creationsim , `intelligent design` and the scientific teaching of creation in Ohio`s public schools 2006 INTRODUCTION The dispute between representatives of the various fields of science and religious representatives is one that will last for many decades (if not centuries ) to come , as each one of the two camps confirms …

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Hegelian Philosophy

March 24, 2016 | Author: | Posted in philosophy, social sciences

The great problem of epistemology is the possibility and essence of knowledge . If knowledge is viewed as something separate from the reality of things , yet existant and true , we come to a logical paradox , of how knowlege can exist beyond the absolute (p . 133 . We do not know , …

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The Role of NGOs (Non Governmental Organizations) in protecting Human Rights

March 24, 2016 | Author: | Posted in philosophy, social sciences

Name of student Name of Instructor Name of subject Date The Role of NGOs (Non Governmental Organizations ) in protecting Human Rights Introduction This seeks to discuss and analyze the role of the non governmental organizations in protecting Human Rights . The will try first to see the bigger role of the NGO ‘s in …

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