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positive challenges arousal

March 21, 2016 | Author: | Posted in philosophy, social sciences

Often , life situations create positive challenges and serve to help motivate people to push themselves to meet the challenge . However , when a person perceives an event to be a threat to their physical occupational and psychological well-being , they are likely to have a negative reaction to it A person ‘s response …

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The existence of God: Argument for the Existence of God

March 21, 2016 | Author: | Posted in philosophy, social sciences

The existence of God : Argument for the Existence of God Introduction Everyday , people are confronted with problems and difficulties . Some realities , however , are beyond comprehension . Innocent children die because of wars and tragedies . Happy families are torn apart by untoward events . A promising life could be cut …

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Comparitive Eastern Influences Responses

March 21, 2016 | Author: | Posted in philosophy, social sciences

Comparitive Eastern Influences Responses Eastern religious traditions represent a unique combination of cultural and social norms , beliefs and literary traditions of society . Eastern religions reflect worldviews of people and interpretation of human existence typical for Eastern hemisphere . In general , a religion means a strict , unwritten code of essential rules (including …

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Philosophy

March 21, 2016 | Author: | Posted in philosophy, social sciences

Descartes and Kant Their Philosophy on God and Faith There were two great philosophers who came out from the Age of Reason These men redefined a chapter in the history of mankind and forced later historians to attach a label to the era where they made their presence felt and this time was aptly called …

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Focus on Ethics

March 21, 2016 | Author: | Posted in philosophy, social sciences

FLATTERING TO DECEIVE – FRIEND OR FOE – AN ETHICAL VIEW Introduction Friendship is a powerful concept in human social existence . Man ‘s communion with his fellow beings on a long term , semi permanent or permanent basis was the primary social activity which distinguished men from other animals . While animals did have …

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Philosophy essay, an argument for or against `moral luck.`

March 20, 2016 | Author: | Posted in philosophy, social sciences

Moral Luck : How we are and what we do is always a matter of luck Thomas Nagel explains in his article `Moral Luck ‘ his stance upon this interesting point of debate in ethics and philosophy . It has long been considered that what we are and what we become is all a matter …

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introduction to philosophy 101

March 20, 2016 | Author: | Posted in philosophy, social sciences

Introduction to philosophy 101 Socrates is one of the eminent philosophers of his time . He was a young boy when the rise to power of Pericles brought on the dawning of the Golden Age of Greece ‘ As a young man , Socrates saw a fundamental power shift , as Pericles–perhaps history ‘s first …

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Heidegger- Basic Problems in Phenomenology

March 20, 2016 | Author: | Posted in philosophy, social sciences

Full Name Professor / Examiner Name Subject Date Heidegger- Basic Problems in Phenomenology Martin Heidegger was a German philosopher who played a crucial role in the development of existential phenomenology . He dwelled into formulating explanations about the relationship between phenomena and individual consciousness . Heidegger ‘s key concept of Dasein , or being ‘ …

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introduction to philosophy 101

March 20, 2016 | Author: | Posted in philosophy, social sciences

LEARNING PHILOSOPHY CLASSROOM SETTING VS OUTSIDE SETTING I believe that there is an educational gap between the realities of the street and the realities of the classroom . This being said , I believe that as much as educational institutions endeavor to impart philosophical ideas to students inside the classroom , I believe that something …

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My Own Utopia

March 20, 2016 | Author: | Posted in philosophy, social sciences

In most s of utopia , there is not the idea of equality that most of us feel would be there . Utopia is after all supposed to be a politically , socially and morally idyllic place but many s of utopia are flawed in at least one of these three characteristics Plato ‘s Republic …

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