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business
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Monday, March 25, 2013 at 10:31pm

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 at 8:33pm

Philosophy??
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Thursday, March 7, 2013 at 3:16pm

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 at 9:21pm

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 at 3:08pm

Philosophy/Sociology?
Indicate your specific subject in the "School Subject" box, so those with expertise in the area will respond to the question. Since this is not my area of expertise, I searched Google under the key words "how to deal with the unethical behavior" to get ...
Saturday, March 2, 2013 at 10:57am

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 at 4:32pm

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 at 1:32am

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 at 9:33am

philosophy natural deduction
1. ~(RvR) 2. I> (R*R) ~I
Wednesday, February 27, 2013 at 3:29pm

greek philosophy and history
If you take e2020 classes then there's a lecture and in it the it says Aristotle is.
Friday, February 22, 2013 at 1:52pm

Philosophy
I agree. Often rhetorical definitions are like bombs or hand grenades thrown into a crowd. Here in Texas, it is standard fare in political speeches which are difficult to avoid.
Thursday, February 21, 2013 at 5:29pm

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 at 4:55pm

English
They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself. Andy Warhol (1928 - 1987), The Philosophy of Andy Warhol Only I can change my life. No one can do it for me. Carol Burnett (1936 - ) Change is the constant, the signal for rebirth, the egg of ...
Thursday, February 14, 2013 at 8:05pm

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 at 5:39pm

philosophy
Ideas: The history of hospitals Services performed for free The advantages of a healthy population The rise of knowledge about biology Inventions that became medically useful, even though the inventor had no interest in medicine,(the MRI happened this way).
Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 8:29am

philosophy
Can you get specific statistics about previous crime levels in your area and information about the 4 murders? Were the accused killers locals or did they wander in from other areas? Why do you think this abrupt change occurred? Does this match any other cities? I'm sorry ...
Friday, February 8, 2013 at 4:27pm

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 at 12:08am

philosophy
You need to decide what values you consider part of a just society. Make a list -- and then make an outline from your list. Write the body of your paper before you write the introduction.
Thursday, February 7, 2013 at 6:13pm

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 at 6:07pm

Phl103
a. Gruyere made the best cheese sandwiches. b. all philosophical arguments were inductive arguments. c. radical skepticism was the best approach to philosophy. d. at least one thing could be shown to be absolutely true.
Friday, February 1, 2013 at 10:10pm

philosophy
I'd turn it around. Sales clerks GIVE change; they don't receive it. So ... how about a customer who receives too much change from the clerk? The clerks have to balance out their cash drawers at the end of their shifts. A clerk who gives too much change will not ...
Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 8:59am

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 at 8:45am

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 at 11:35am

greek philosophy and history
who
Wednesday, December 26, 2012 at 11:14pm

Philosophy
Yea... lemme drop all work I currently have for finals to write your philosophy paper -_-
Monday, December 17, 2012 at 5:21pm

Philosophy
These are your directions, aren't they? Where is what you have written so far?
Monday, December 17, 2012 at 7:18am

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 at 12:55am

World History
I said "I think John Locke heavily influenced American thinking. His idea of the Social Contract gave American the reason, even responsibility, to break away from England. We based our constitution on the philosophy of John Locke." but I need a little more.
Wednesday, December 12, 2012 at 6:47pm

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 at 8:44pm

philosophy
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Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at 7:30am

philosophy
explain necessary and sufficient conditions and how providing these is one approach to defining a term
Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at 1:59am

Social Studies
CHAPTER SUMMARY This chapter concentrates on China’s imperial age and emphasizes the cultural and philosophical contributions of this important period. During this time, which corresponds to the European “middle ages,” the most notable feature of Chinese history...
Saturday, December 8, 2012 at 6:14pm

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 at 3:55pm

Critical Thinking (philosophy)
questions 1-25
Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 6:06pm

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 at 8:37am

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 at 1:05pm

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 at 2:25pm

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 at 9:35pm

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 at 3:56am

please help me paraphrase
The philosopher Thales acquires fame by predicting a solar eclipse in 585 BC. None of his works survive, but his reputation among Greeks in the following centuries is that of a man who takes a reasonable or 'scientific' approach to the mysteries of the natural world. ...
Sunday, November 4, 2012 at 6:25pm

psych
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 at 2:03pm

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 at 1:32pm

Philosophy
just in case? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Act_utilita​rianism
Wednesday, October 24, 2012 at 4:26pm

Philosophy
act utilitarianism
Wednesday, October 24, 2012 at 4:06pm

Philosophy
What is AU? http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&biw=7​11&bih=453&noj=1&sclient=psy-ab&q=AU&oq=​AU&gs_l=serp.3..0l8j0i3j0.5363125.536505​1.0.5365602.3.3.0.0.0.0.163.390.1j2.3.0.​les%3Bcqn%2Ccconf%3D1-2%2Cmin_length%3D2​%2Crate_low%3D0-035%...
Wednesday, October 24, 2012 at 4:00pm

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 at 3:50pm

Philosophy
Explain the principles of doub E effect
Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 1:32pm

Philosophy
Explain the principles of doub E effect
Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 1:29pm

World History
economic force: natural resources, trade, recession, economic philosophy political force: government social force: class system, mores, culture
Friday, October 5, 2012 at 9:10pm

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 at 11:23pm

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 at 7:11pm

philosophy
what philosopher would refute Glaucon's definition of justice in the Republic?
Tuesday, September 25, 2012 at 10:43pm

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 at 8:22pm

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 at 7:35pm

Psychology
Since one includes the other, this does not fit the definition of dualism. Although it is hard for me to interpret what Dickinson means, it does not seem to fit the definition below. du·al·ism (d-lzm, dy-) n. 1. The condition of being double; duality. 2. ...
Friday, September 14, 2012 at 12:54pm

Philosophy
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Wednesday, September 12, 2012 at 12:10am

Philosophy
Does your instructor REALLY want to know MY philosophy of education??
Sunday, September 9, 2012 at 7:44pm

Philosophy
What is your philosophy of education?
Sunday, September 9, 2012 at 7:42pm

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 at 3:18am

MANAGEMENT ACCOUNTING
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 at 3:17am

phillosophy
Theology is always going to refer to a god or to God. Philosophy may refer to a god, but not necessarily. Once you write your paper, proof it well and post it if you want someone to read it over for you.
Tuesday, August 28, 2012 at 7:18am

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 at 11:58pm

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 at 4:06pm

philosophy
what would an example of how C.Wright Mills ethical theory might work
Thursday, August 2, 2012 at 12:21am

philosophy
Explain the Continental, pragmatic, and analytic philosophical schools of thought.
Friday, July 27, 2012 at 2:08am

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 at 1:30am

philosophy
(xvy) -z y/z
Tuesday, July 24, 2012 at 2:02pm

philosophy
The first thing you need to do is brainstorm. Think of all of the ideas of these two philosophers and take notes. Keep adding to your notes for a day or two. Then organize them into a rough outline. By this time, you should be ready to write your dialogue.
Monday, July 16, 2012 at 3:07pm

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 at 3:01pm

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 at 10:23am

Foreign languages
1. ... most ... Is Philosophy of Composition a book or an article? If a book, put the title in italics. If an article, put the title in quotation marks. ... , and by whom was he inspired? 2. Short story titles go in quotation marks.
Monday, July 2, 2012 at 12:48pm

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 at 12:20pm

History
When you are given a multiple choice question, you have to look at each possible answer to determine why it might be wrong. You have to look at each of the possibilities and find a logical reason to eliminate them until you have eliminated all but one answer. When only one ...
Tuesday, June 26, 2012 at 5:35pm

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 at 9:47am

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 at 10:06am

Philosophy
Our text discusses the challenge relativism presents to various ethical and religious viewpoints. Consider a specific moral question which might make it difficult to accept the relativist's response. State the moral issue involved, and provide an explanation as to why you ...
Thursday, June 14, 2012 at 5:39pm

intro to ethics - philosophy
Good Point, it has been a concern of mine too. There seem to be many well etaduced people who do not use I and me correctly. Could it be they were not taught correctly at school?
Wednesday, June 13, 2012 at 10:09pm

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 at 3:25pm

philosophy
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Sunday, June 10, 2012 at 12:37pm

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 at 2:02am

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 at 8:54pm

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 at 6:33pm

intro to ethics - philosophy
You have a lot to learn about ethics!
Wednesday, May 16, 2012 at 6:21pm

Philosophy
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Wednesday, May 16, 2012 at 5:02pm

Philosophy
i need the questions answered ms.sue
Wednesday, May 16, 2012 at 5:00pm

intro to ethics - philosophy
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Wednesday, May 16, 2012 at 4:58pm

Philosophy
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Wednesday, May 16, 2012 at 4:57pm

intro to ethics - philosophy
I need the answers for these not for someone to check them
Wednesday, May 16, 2012 at 4:55pm

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 at 4:51pm

intro to ethics - philosophy
I'll be glad to check your answers.
Wednesday, May 16, 2012 at 4:45pm

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 at 4:43pm

Philosophy ( Critical Thinking)
What are the answers
Sunday, May 13, 2012 at 10:30pm

philosophy
A
Wednesday, May 9, 2012 at 9:32pm

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 at 10:01pm

Philosophy??
Please note that no one here will do your work for you. However, we will be happy to read over what YOU THINK and make suggestions and/or corrections. Please post what you think.
Wednesday, May 2, 2012 at 7:47am

philosophy
It depends upon whose ox is being gored. http://egurowitz.blogspot.com/2009/01/co​lumn-120-whose-ox-is-being-gored.html
Monday, April 30, 2012 at 12:38pm

philosophy
How do value judgments cloud discussions of the legitimacy of violence in a political system
Monday, April 30, 2012 at 12:31pm

Philosophy
Although this is not my area of expertise, I don't see any fallacy. Not illegal = Legal. If it is legal, it is not "against the law."
Saturday, April 14, 2012 at 4:46pm

greek philosophy and history
The answer is Aristotle because his views on government (he said the government should be mixed) are the exact same as America's government today.
Monday, April 9, 2012 at 3:12pm

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