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Philosophy
I need help with this proof for my philosophy class. This proof is supposed to be done via indirect proof or conditional proof, so it is supposed to use AIP and IP or ACP and CP to derive the conclusion! This is an assignment that is submitted through Aplia, so I need it to be...
Monday, November 11, 2013 by Joy

Philosophy 215
what is the Schools Of Thought of moral
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 by michael

soicalstudies
before I start I wanna say I don't known of this and don't have a book help ----------------------------------------​------------------ 1.greece's economy prospered thanks to A.the arts B.philosophy C.trade D.architecture...
Thursday, October 31, 2013 by truth

intro to computers
what overriding philosophy of the windows 8operating system makes it unique compared to earlier Microsoft operating systems? a.it is a universal operating system for all types of devices? b.it can host both 32-and 64- bit applications c.up to 192 users can have a separate ...
Wednesday, October 30, 2013 by mary

English
1. What about Thoreau�s night in jail made him angry? (1 point) The fact that his stay in prison was too short to make a point. *The interference with his protest. The uncomfortable accommodations. 2. Why do the playwrights refer to their protagonist as &...
Thursday, October 17, 2013 by Cassie

Ethics and moral reasoning
The history of philosophy would describe Immanuel Kant as
Sunday, October 6, 2013 by Anonymous

philosophy logic - math
Natural Deduction Proof 1. 1 ~Y ⇒ ~L 2 W v ~Y 3 W ⇒ ~B / ~B v ~L 2. 1 ~U • (G = ~T) 2 (~U v D) ⇒ (W • ~R) / W • ~U 3. 1 (M ⇒ P) ⇒ ~P 2 H ⇒ P 3 M ⇒ H / ~H 4. 1 ~Z 2 S 3 Zv(S ⇒ H) / H
Sunday, September 29, 2013 by Rick

philosophy logic
Natural Deduction Proof Help? Having trouble with these two 1. 1 ~Y ⊃ ~L 2 W v ~Y 3 W ⊃ ~B / ~B v ~L 2. 1 ~U • (G = ~T) 2 (~U v D) ⊃ (W • ~R) / W • ~U
Saturday, September 28, 2013 by Rick

Acticities of Daily Living
1. What are some of the factors that affect a patients ability to reenter the community? A. Existence of suitable recreation activities B. Support services and safety considerations C. Availability of malls and shopping centers D. Patients level of cognitive reasoning (My ...
Wednesday, September 18, 2013 by Shamie

History (Western Civilization)
How the Greeks are described as distinctive from previous peoples as relates to philosophy?
Tuesday, September 10, 2013 by C.J

philosophy
an understanding of descartes realism, 1. state an original position and 2. support that position with sound reasosning and analysis of appropriate evidence.
Thursday, September 5, 2013 by iris

organizational behavior
Both philosophy and vision are somewhat hazy concepts
Tuesday, August 13, 2013 by connie

To Kate Mullins; Re: Harvard Justice
I've deleted your 25 philosophy test questions. It appears you're looking for answers not academic help. If you post two or three of these questions along with your answers, someone may be able to help you.
Tuesday, July 30, 2013 by Ms. Sue

Philosophy
Identify a current event or contemporary social issue that involves ethical values.
Tuesday, July 16, 2013 by Ann

philosophy
Argument Evaluation # 1 – Is morality universal? Instructions: In your own words, identify the argument or arguments in the following passage. Be certain to clearly identify the premise(s) and the conclusion for any argument. Indicate whether the premises require ...
Thursday, July 4, 2013 by christine

English
Can you please have a look at these questions I need to prepare for tomorrow? 1) Outline briefly the main features of English Romanticism. 2) Give a definition of primary and secondary imagination as given by Coleridge in his Treaty of Philosophy. 3) Which characteristics of ...
Thursday, June 27, 2013 by John

Business
Please edit my answers below the questions for correct sentencing In the following statement, a business owner attempts to explain and justify his slow growth in his business. I limit my growth pace and every effort to service my present customers in the manner they deserve. I...
Thursday, June 6, 2013 by Terry

Business
In the following statement, a business owner attempts to explain and justify his slow growth in his business. I limit my growth pace and every effort to service my present customers in the manner they deserve. I have some peer pressure to do otherwise by following the advice ...
Thursday, June 6, 2013 by Gary

History
True or False. (If false correct it) The ancient Greeks were interested in philosophy, not nature,so they did little to advance scientific knowledge. Please help! Thank you :)
Friday, May 24, 2013 by Sarah

Philosophy
LOGIC and ARGUMENTS – the simple elements Arguments are Composed of THREE PARTS: 1) Premises = basic, commonly accepted reasons – the “why’s,” and “how’s.” 2) Inferences = reasoned “guesses” or based assertions connecting ...
Wednesday, May 15, 2013 by Lisa

History
1. What major problem did the Roman Empire face in the mid to late Fourth Century? A. Weak leadership B. Immigration and invasion C. Lack of education within the empire D. Poor infrastructure 2. A staple food transplanted from Southeast Asia to the Mediterranean world as a ...
Tuesday, May 14, 2013 by Becka

Philosophy HEELLLPPP!!
Simone de Beauvoir warns against “ethical recipes,” suggesting instead that life and ethics are both inherently ambiguous. Choose one of the ethical “recipes” or “methods” offered by Manning, Kant, Mill. What ambiguities remain even after the ...
Tuesday, May 14, 2013 by Mary

philosophy
Both Nietzche and Wittgenstein raise the issue of the morality of morality. In other words, they ask "Why should someone be good?" Describe the different ways in which Wittgenstein and Nietzsche understand the human moral predicament i.e. the challenge of asserting ...
Tuesday, May 14, 2013 by S

Philosophy
Since Jessica’s participation in local politics increased significantly after she joined her school’s political science club, it is clear that her involvement in that club led her to take an interest in politics. The argument above is flawed because
Sunday, May 12, 2013 by John

Social Studies
In China, Confucius wrote down his philosophy which explained how people should live their lives. Confucianism teaches that each person should accept his or her role in society. Confucisanism became the basis for order and respect and was central in governing China. The ...
Monday, May 6, 2013 by Jerald

Social Studies
In China, Confucius wrote down his philosophy which explained how people should live their lives. Confucianism teaches that each person should accept his or her role in society. Confucisanism became the basis for order and respect and was central in governing China. The ...
Monday, May 6, 2013 by Jerald

Social Studies
In China, Confucius wrote down his philosophy which explained how people should live their lives. Confucianism teaches that each person should accept his or her role in society. Confucisanism became the basis for order and respect and was central in governing China. The ...
Monday, May 6, 2013 by Jerald

Philosophy
Martin Luther King, “Letter from Birmingham Jail,” draws from the thought of Thomas Aquinas in saying “an unjust law is a human law that is not rooted in eternal and natural law. Any law that uplifts human personality is just. Any law that degrades human ...
Tuesday, April 30, 2013 by Christopher

philosophy
I am to identify some of the features and values you associate with a just society. I want to write about affordable healthcare. Do you all think that this is a good topic. And how would I begin. I was thinking about addressing in terms of the Affordable Health Care Act. What ...
Thursday, April 25, 2013 by angela

philosophy
Hello I am to write a three page paper that identifies a current event or a contemporary social issue that involves ethical values.I have chosen to write about abortion. For my pro choice argument I have chosen existentialism. And for the pro-life argument I have chosen the ...
Monday, April 22, 2013 by angela

philosophy
I am to present an account of at least one metaphysical account of reality from the assigned readings. I am to discuss Plato, Aristole or the Cartesian method. Make sure that you include an account of reality and truth and discuss(and/or whether)human beings are capable of ...
Wednesday, April 10, 2013 by angela

philosophy
I am to identify a belief that I or someone in my community believe to be true. I was considering writing about the existence of God. Do you guys think it is a good topic or do you think I should choose something else.
Wednesday, April 10, 2013 by angela

social studies
Referencing Vladimir Lenin, "What is To Be Done?" (1902) Why do you think it was left to the “bourgeois intelligentsia” to transform the quest for working class rights into a philosophy?
Tuesday, April 9, 2013 by lizzy

PHILOSOPHY
Who claimed that our subjection to pain and pleasure should be the foundation for our lives?
Monday, April 8, 2013 by James

philosophy
I am to identify a film, television show, or other form of media art that involves cahracters/narrators reflecting upon the nature of identity and self. I want to write about Sex and the City. i was wondering do you think this would be a good topic. The theory that I want to ...
Thursday, April 4, 2013 by angela

Reading
Why does Douglass think the songs that slaves sing on their way to the Great House Farm "would do more to impress some minds with the horrible character of slavery, than the reading of whole volumes of philosophy on the subject could do?"
Wednesday, April 3, 2013 by Jees

Philosophy
True or false 1.Friedrich Schleiermacher argued that to understand the meaning of the Bible or any other text, it is necessary to consider the time and place of its author(s), and to ascertain the intention of the author(s) in producing the text. True 2.Throughout his life ...
Tuesday, April 2, 2013 by Christopher

Philosophy
Show that (P → Q) ↔ (¬P ∨ Q) in fitch
Friday, March 29, 2013 by Ashley

philosophy
I am to write a two page dialogue between Socrates and a person. I was thinking about writing about domestic violence. What do you think about that subject. Should I use statistics and numbers regarding this issue.
Thursday, March 28, 2013 by angela

public health
select two challenges associated with multicultural leadership. As a scholar-practitioner in the field of public health, think about strategies you may use to address these challenges. Consider how your public health leadership philosophy may contribute to these strategies for...
Wednesday, March 13, 2013 by sheryce

english
According to Jean Piaget, in what is all learning based? A. Sensorimotor learning B. Preoperational learning C. Concrete operational learning D. Formal operational learning 2. Which of the following questions is a thinker/doer most likely to ask? A. Why? B. What? C. How? D. ...
Wednesday, March 6, 2013 by vikki

cultural diversity
Linda Arriaga teaches at The Young Wonders Preschool. Which one of the following elements is likely to play the most prominent role in the school's child-centered philosophy and mission statement? A. Collaboration between teachers/staff and families B. Family participation...
Tuesday, March 5, 2013 by ray

Language Proof and Logic(Philosophy)
exercise 5.8 write an informal proof of Premises: LeftOf(a,b) | RightOf(a,b) BackOf(a,b) | ~Leftof(a,b) FrontOf(b,a) | ~RightOf(a,b) SameCol(c,a) & SameRow(c,b) conclusion BackOf(a,b) State if you use proof by cases.
Friday, March 1, 2013 by Ashley

Linguistics
Underline the stem extenders in the following words: Philosophy Somnipathy Metaphor Induction Hypnotic Anthropology Pneumectomy Acrid Tennons Extension Saltpeter Maternal
Friday, March 1, 2013 by Baaba

Philosophy
First, translate the following statement pair into the symbols of propositional logic (use the letters P and R) (a) We will have a picnic unless it happens to rain (b) We won’t have a picnic only if it happens to rain Second, use truth tables to classify the above ...
Thursday, February 28, 2013 by joe

philosophy natural deduction
1. ~(RvR) 2. I> (R*R) ~I
Wednesday, February 27, 2013 by Laura

Philosophy
1."Liberals need to understand the global health argument for abortion is deeply offensive. It is like fighting disease by killing everyone who has a disease" This contains: A. euphemism B. dysphemism C. rhetorical definition D. none of the above My answer is C
Thursday, February 21, 2013 by Ashley

World history; Check:P
Medieval Society Assignment What were three main causes of the need to reform the Church? The three main causes were: • Many village priests married and had families. Such marriages were against Church rulings. • Bishops sold positions in the Church, a practice ...
Tuesday, February 12, 2013 by Unknown

philosophy
I am to write a eight to ten page research paper based upon a current event/ pressing social issue that is relevant in my community. I want to write about crime but crime is not very prevalent in my town until recently we had like 4 murders in the last month. Do you think I ...
Friday, February 8, 2013 by ANGELA

philosophy
I am suppose to identify some of the features and values you associate with a just society. I want to write about healthcare but i don't know where to start can someone please help.
Thursday, February 7, 2013 by ANGELA

philosophy
I am suppose to write a paper on ethical dilemma.I was thinking about writing about a woman who works in retail sales and a customer gives her to much change. I was thinking that would be an ethical dilemma. I was wondering what anybody thinks. I really don't know where to...
Wednesday, January 30, 2013 by ANGELA

english
I am to create a timeline that illustrates the history of children's literature in western culture using five key milestones of children's literature. Can you please tell me if these milestones I have chosen would be correct to use: 1-invention and development of ...
Monday, January 21, 2013 by m

Philosophy
I have a paper due and need help with this question. should we encourage population control by limiting family size? Just need someone to help me finish, not do it for me..just some help. Thanks. I. Introduction to the topic. • State the significance of the issue – ...
Monday, December 17, 2012 by ameme

AP us history
I have the answers will you just tell me if I'm right? This is for my final study guide. The Compromise of 1850 affected which states an/or Territiries? A. Texas, New Mexico, California B. Utah, Texas, California C. CALIFORNIA, OREGON, AND MISSIOUR D. Texas, arkansas, ...
Tuesday, December 11, 2012 by Andrea

philosophy
explain necessary and sufficient conditions and how providing these is one approach to defining a term
Tuesday, December 11, 2012 by anna

statistics
The latest in the "You may be a redneck if . . . " genre has produced a simple questionnaire. If more than 80% of the questions are answered in accordance with redneck"philosophy" (e.g., "You may be a redneck if grade 4 was the best 5 years of your ...
Saturday, December 8, 2012 by simone

political science- PHL
is it a comprehensive answer? Machiavelli (in terms of political philosophy) Machiavelli was an Italian philosopher. A famous book he wrote is ‘The Prince’ which still have impact to today’s politics. It is about the rise and fall of states and what the leader ...
Saturday, December 1, 2012 by jenny

psych
1.21 (1 pts.) William is acutely retarded and requires intense care. His IQ has been measured at approximately 15. What term would be used to classify William's level of retardation? A) mild B) moderate C) severe D) profound # 1.22 (1 pts.) Shannon has been diagnosed with...
Tuesday, November 27, 2012 by Jenny

American History
1. Believing that truth is what works for actual real people, Harvard psychologist William James developed the philosophy of (A. pragmatism.) B. social progressivism. C. radical progressivism. D. social idealism. 2. Which of the following was true of Secretary of State William...
Wednesday, November 14, 2012 by Andrea

Philosophy (arguments)
further develop the following argument: communities in which people spend a lot of time socializing with their friends and neighbors are stronger than other communities. when people have televisions they spend less time socializing with their friends and neighbors. Therefore, ...
Sunday, November 11, 2012 by Catherine

english
1. What about Thoreau’s night in jail made him angry? (1 point) The fact that his stay in prison was too short to make a point. The interference with his protest. The uncomfortable accommodations. 2. Why do the playwrights refer to their protagonist as “The Now ...
Wednesday, November 7, 2012 by jamie

economics
According to your text, our main sources of ethical standards are religion and A. philosophy. C. culture. B. social habit. D. circumstances
Thursday, November 1, 2012 by jean

Philosophy
Explain why it would be incorrect to say that AU is the view that an action is morally right just in case it causes more pleasure than any alternative
Wednesday, October 24, 2012 by Amy

HEALTH
1. Which of the following statements about defensive medicine is true? A. Insurance companies encourage it. B. It's the result of fewer malpractice claims. C. It can mean excessive medical tests. D. It's motivated by the needs of the patient 2. The jury assigns ...
Sunday, September 30, 2012 by Marcelo

Philosophy
How might Hobbes argue that from the time of reformation (1517), with decline in the power of the pope, to WW1 no sufficient structure existed to support the Just War Theory?
Sunday, September 30, 2012 by James

philosophy
what philosopher would refute Glaucon's definition of justice in the Republic?
Tuesday, September 25, 2012 by damon

Sociology
Are my three choices correct? Question 1 = C, Question 2 = A, and Question 3 = B, 1). Sociologist Harriet Martineau was known for fighting for the rights of both __________ and __________. a) children; slaves. b) women; children. c) slaves; free blacks. (I Chose slaves; free ...
Sunday, September 23, 2012 by Sharon

Business Management-Principles of Management
I have some questions and answers. Can you please go over them and let me know how I did on it? 1. When a manager performs symbolic duties as the head of an organization, that manager is called a A. spokesperson. C. leader. B. figurehead. D. liaison. 2. What is one ...
Friday, September 14, 2012 by Kati

Philosophy
What is your philosophy of education?
Sunday, September 9, 2012 by Isabella

Accounting for Managers
Question 1 of 20 5.0 Points In comparing management accounting with financial accounting, which of the following statements is FALSE? A. Management accounting is primarily used by managers, employees, and supply chain partners. B. The report format for financial accounting is ...
Tuesday, September 4, 2012 by Blu

phillosophy
How would you explain how theology and philosophy are different. i have to writ 700 words on this but all i have is what they mean pleas help im stuck. I also have to use Use arguments from at least one Christian source, one Muslim source, and one Jewish source.
Monday, August 27, 2012 by Donna

Biology
1. Which of the following is the definition of ecology? the social movement with a goal to protect the environment the recycling of human-made materials to reduce waste going into landfills the study of interactions among organisms and between organisms and their environment ...
Friday, August 24, 2012 by Anon

philosophy
what would an example of how C.Wright Mills ethical theory might work
Thursday, August 2, 2012 by Anonymous

philosophy
i have to write an essay comparing Continental, Pragmatic, and Analytic philosophies, focusing on one particular concept that is treated differently by all three schools of thought. what three schools are they talk in about?
Friday, July 27, 2012 by donna

philosophy
Write a 700- to 1400-word fictional dialogue illustrating the ideas of Plato and Aristotle. I dont want someone to do for me just someone to help me start.
Monday, July 16, 2012 by Donna

geography
Match each item on the left with an item on the right. Question 1 options: philosophy calling for greater economic equality in society creator of the Kremlin in Moscow country once controlled by the Soviet Union term that means "self-rule" organized persecution and ...
Monday, July 9, 2012 by Kiri

Foreign languages
I left out the following questions. Thank you. 1) What effect did Poe aim to achieve in moast of his short stories? Which theory did Poe work out in his Philosophy of Composition and who was he inspired by? 2) What are the main feautures of Poe's tales? What do we get to ...
Sunday, July 1, 2012 by John

History
Following World War II, what factors led to Japan's economic success? A. The adoption of eastern economic philosophy that emphasized supply and demand economy. B. The concentration on the production of high-quality agricultural products C. Efficient, modern factories, ...
Monday, June 25, 2012 by Chicken

Child day care management
Which of the following best describes why you need to establish goals for your program? A. Goals will let parents know the philosophy of your program. B. Goals tell the community how much they can gain from your program. C. Goals are essential for the children to follow so ...
Wednesday, June 20, 2012 by anonymous

Essay:)
Topic: Compare and Contrast the Tang and song dynasties China? The Tang Dynasties (June 18,618-June 4,907)was an imperial dynasty of china preceded by the Sui Dynasty and followed by the Five Dynasties Ten Kingdoms period. It was founded by the cifamily. In chinese history, ...
Wednesday, June 13, 2012 by Ciara

philosophy
Do you agree with the final statement in paragraph #4 on pages xiii xiv in The Contract; namely, "The only way to get justice is to have impartial, wise rulers who give people what is right, not what the people think they want"? Use a current moral issue (i.e. same-...
Sunday, June 10, 2012 by lunemise

philosophy
My demand upon the philosopher is known, that he take his stand beyond good and evil and leaven the illumination of moral judgment beneath himself. This demand follows from an insight which I was the first to formulate: that there are altogether no moral facts." what does...
Tuesday, June 5, 2012 by gabby

Social Studies
Believing that truth is what works for actual real people, Harvard psychologist William James developed the philosophy of A. radical progressivism. B. social idealism. C. pragmatism. D. social progressivism. Is it C?
Friday, June 1, 2012 by Abby

Philosophy
Please help answer these questions Argument: Anything is possible Therefore, it must be possible that something is impossible This is a contraction - Not everything is possible because anything is possible. Types of appeals in arguments (Aristotle) Pathos - appeals to emotion ...
Wednesday, May 16, 2012 by Justin

intro to ethics - philosophy
REWRITE: 1) Correct the problems with this title: Author And The Seventh Day 2) Place commas: Afterwards John went home and he went to bed. 3) What is wrong with this sentence?: John went home, he went to bed. 4) Place a question mark: “ What do you want from this class&#...
Wednesday, May 16, 2012 by Justin

Psychology
Please check my answers and let me know if they are right or wrong. 1. Behaviorism as a means of studying the mind emerged due to the limitations of Introspection. Behaviorists examine: >subjective behavior. >covert behavior. >overt behavior.x (My Choice) >...
Friday, May 4, 2012 by Kathy

philosophy
How do value judgments cloud discussions of the legitimacy of violence in a political system
Monday, April 30, 2012 by Georgia

Leadership
As F. Nicholas Jacobs toured the Windber Medical Center facility, he was dismayed by the industrial pink painted walls, the circa 1970 furniture, and the snow leaking through the windows of the conference room. Employees earned 30 percent less than their counterparts in the ...
Monday, March 26, 2012 by Anonymous

human behavior at work
both philosophy and visions are somewhat hazy concepts.How can they be made clear to employees?why are philosophy and vision included as early elements in the organizational behavior system?give an example of an organizational vision that you have read about or heard of.
Sunday, March 25, 2012 by wanda

Philosophy
Why did Hobbes name his text Leviathan?
Sunday, March 25, 2012 by Karen

English
I need you to check these sentences. I would like to rephrase n.1-2, too. Thank you very much!! 1)Describe how Mr Gradgrind is portrayed by Dickens in Chapter 2 of Hard Times. What is his surname symbolic of? How does he address his pupils and what kind of philosophy does he ...
Thursday, March 8, 2012 by Henry

business
1. The employees of Abs “R” Us, which includes 12 fitness parlors in and around the metro area, feel they can improve the performance of the company. They decide to pool their resources to purchase the company. This would be called a _______ buyout. A. leveraged C. ...
Wednesday, March 7, 2012 by manny

English
I'd like you to check the first part of the rephrase. I'll post you the rest in my next post. Thank you. 1) In Chapter 2 Thomas Gradgrind, is introduced as a rigid, narrow-minded man, who seems to be concerned only about facts with a total disregard for imagination. He...
Wednesday, March 7, 2012 by Henry

writing
I need help writing a thesis statement for my philosophy paper. The paper is about two philosopher's, Thrasymachus and Socrates. Essentially the paper is about the multiple definitions of justice that Thrasymachus throws out and how Socrates proves them wrong and points ...
Saturday, March 3, 2012 by Kathryn

american history
I nee help revising my essay here it is This is what my general view on American History. Well let me tell you it’s a course that we all have to take in high school to graduate. In school we are confronted with American History, state History and general courses of the ...
Friday, February 24, 2012 by connie

English Lit-Check please-thank you
We're reading "The World is Too Much with Us by Wordsworth. We have some questions to interpret-I understand about Wordsworth and his relationship and philosophy concerning nature but I'm just not sure after further research the answer to these two questions. 1. ...
Thursday, February 23, 2012 by Thomas S.

help
Human Race A. Philosophy B. Sociology C. Humanities D. Economics d
Saturday, February 18, 2012 by kesha

Philosophy: Introduction to Logic
1.) (L=N) > C 2.) (L=N) v (P>~E) 3.) ~E > C 4.) ~C /~P
Monday, February 13, 2012 by Tiffany

Business 101
Please check my work. 1.The employees of Abs “R” Us, which includes 12 fitness parlors in and around the metro area, feel they can improve the performance of the company. They decide to pool their resources to purchase the company. This would be called a blank buyout...
Wednesday, February 8, 2012 by Brianna

philosophy
what makes an idea dangerous?
Wednesday, January 25, 2012 by brittney

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