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world history
following world war 2 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,adapted ...
Tuesday, July 19, 2011 at 12:16pm

history
asses the presidemcy of thomas jefferson.do his action in office coincide with his political philosophy?
Sunday, July 10, 2011 at 11:35am

philosophy
In "Some Moral Minima," Lenn Goodman argues that there are certain things that are simply wrong. Do you think Goodman is right? Using specific examples, explore the challenges Goodman presents to relativism. Determine whether you think there are such universal moral ...
Tuesday, June 28, 2011 at 5:15pm

philosophy
In Some Moral Minima, Lenn Goodman argues that there are certain things that are simply wrong. Do you think Goodman is right? Using specific examples, explore the challenges Goodman presents to relativism. Determine whether you think there are such universal moral ...
Monday, June 27, 2011 at 12:07pm

AP World History Please Help Me Mrs.Sue
Compare the political structure of Hellenistic Greece to that of the Greek world before 400 B.C.E. What was the function of philosophy in Greek culture? What, according to the authors, were the principles of Greek culture? Define a polis. How did the polis change between 800 ...
Friday, June 24, 2011 at 5:32pm

English
09VerD(46-50) Identify the one underlined word or phrase that should be corrected. 1.The French philosopher Jean-Paul Starte is often assumed(A) to have initiated existential(B) philosophy,but(C) the Danish philosopher Kierkegaard has developed(D) similar ideas much earlier(E...
Friday, June 24, 2011 at 10:18am

early childhood education
which one of these factors is most likely to determine the total number of children you can take into your facility (a)physical space available (b)childreds need (c)staff members skills (d)program philosophy
Wednesday, June 22, 2011 at 2:26pm

philosophy
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 think a relativist might have problem giving a justified response to it
Sunday, June 19, 2011 at 11:31pm

English
Could you please check these statements, please? It's really urgent. 1)How are the flowers introduced in the first stanza of William Wordsworth’s poem “Daffodils”? What view of nature is presented in the poem? 2) Briefly outline the relationship between man ...
Thursday, June 16, 2011 at 7:15pm

Cultural Diversity
Since the Hernandez family has experienced discrimination, hardship, and recent bullying in their neighborhood, Mr. Hernandez has enrolled his sons in the YMCA martial arts class. He would consider this action proper on the basis of the need to defend the: (Points: 5) dignidad...
Friday, June 10, 2011 at 6:46pm

Ethnic Studies
Malcolm X’s philosophy can be summarized by which of the following? ☐ a. knowing Black history ☐ b. self-determination for the Black community ☐ c. pride in Blackness ☐ d. all of these
Tuesday, June 7, 2011 at 11:47pm

philosophy
Identify a view you have-whether on politics, religion, science, culture, or even the media and entertainment-that might be regarded as being related to philsophy. What kind of reason do you have for holding that belief? What figure from the history of philosophy section do ...
Tuesday, May 31, 2011 at 11:48am

sci
Replacing pillage and destruction, “going-green” seems to be today’s top advocacies among business establishments in taking part for promoting energy conservation and environmental friendly themes. Do you think we’d ever have a time when this philosophy ...
Friday, May 27, 2011 at 12:07pm

philosophy
What is the influence of television commercials on American culture? If you could do something about TV commercials what would you do?
Saturday, May 21, 2011 at 8:33pm

hrm
what is compensation philosophy?
Friday, May 20, 2011 at 6:25pm

Leadership
“Big Changes for a Small Hospital” 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 ...
Saturday, April 30, 2011 at 11:42pm

Critical Thinking (philosophy)
1. 21{1[2(24)24]}> The average height of members of the high school basketball team is six feet, three inches. Jerry is on the high school basketball team, so Jerry must be taller than six feet. The argument above is flawed because it confuses (Points : 1) Jerry with other ...
Saturday, April 30, 2011 at 6:56pm

Philosophy ( Critical Thinking)
1. <21{1[2(24)24]}> The average height of members of the high school basketball team is six feet, three inches. Jerry is on the high school basketball team, so Jerry must be taller than six feet. The argument above is flawed because it confuses (Points : 1) Jerry with ...
Saturday, April 30, 2011 at 6:28pm

Philosophy
The very large increase in allergies over the last thirty years is due to the great success of immunizations administered over this time period. Since immunizations have nearly eliminated life-threatening diseases such as polio, the human immune system increasingly targets ...
Saturday, April 30, 2011 at 5:24pm

Philosophy
In what ways can we say that quantum physics both is and is not classical science?
Wednesday, April 27, 2011 at 1:50pm

philosophy
What is the distinction between deductive and inductive argument and give examples of each.
Tuesday, April 26, 2011 at 1:28pm

principle of managemen
Read the following case study: Conflicting Views and submit your answers to the questions at the end of the case study. CASE STUDY: CONFLICTING VIEWS “You’re from the old school,” said Rita. “A little change never hurt anyone. You know the old saying that ...
Saturday, April 23, 2011 at 3:05am

Philosophy and Religion
I need to write a 700 word summary about any Hinduism god?
Saturday, April 16, 2011 at 12:27pm

childcare
Children develop to their potential when caregivers have A. realistic expectations. B. strong values. C. a philosophy. D. regulations. i got a
Thursday, April 14, 2011 at 10:19pm

childcare
When preparing an environment for school-aged children, the caregiver should ensure that the A. environment resembles their school setting. B. children are continually intermixed with the younger children. C. outdoor area allows them to continually challenge their physical ...
Thursday, April 14, 2011 at 2:09am

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 ...
Monday, April 4, 2011 at 3:11pm

philosophy
State the moral issue involved, and provide an explanation as to why you think a relativist might have problem giving a justified response to it
Monday, April 4, 2011 at 2:57pm

com155
Having a credit card could get someone into much trouble if it is not used responsibly. I personally have nightmares when it concerns credit cards. I do not like paying interest on something when it is not necessary. I learned how to use credit cards the hard way. I ran up a ...
Sunday, April 3, 2011 at 8:14pm

philosophy
Is this a valid argument? (P1) An extremely perfect fish cannot lack any perfection. (P2)A perfect fish lacking existence is less perfect than one that exists. ________________________________________​ (C) An extremely perfect fish must exist.
Friday, March 18, 2011 at 3:04am

Philosophy
Explain the similarities and differences of Plato and Aristotle concerning body and soul.
Thursday, March 10, 2011 at 12:01pm

philosophy
philosophy of education is an application of formal philosophy to the field of education.discuss
Friday, March 4, 2011 at 6:36am

English
I really need you to check my corrections. Thank you very much. 1) The town is described through the use (using, are both possible?)of similes taken from the animal world. 2) The black smoke coming out of the chimneys is compared to (not: is seen as) a snake whereas the piston...
Tuesday, February 22, 2011 at 11:35am

education
how do you implement your educational philosophy in the classroom and what educational theories would be at work.
Sunday, February 20, 2011 at 1:32pm

books
Does The Road by Cormac McCarthy have the philosophy of Dystopianism in it? Dystopian is also the belief that future technology will bring the downfall of mankind.... right? Thanks in advance from Carolina
Tuesday, February 15, 2011 at 1:30am

English
Can you please check if these are correct? Thank you. 1) Outline briefly what the Romantics showed an interest in and what they reacted against. Refer then to how they viewed nature and man, with particular reference to childhood. 2) Describe how Kurtz's personality ...
Monday, February 7, 2011 at 9:56am

English
Can anybody help in evaluating this essay. i have to write an evaluation on it its by Wole Soyinka called Every Dictator's Nightmare With the blood-soaked banner of religious fanaticism billowing across the skies as one prominent legacy of this millennium, Martin Luther&#...
Sunday, February 6, 2011 at 7:12pm

English
I have to evaluate this essay.Can someone help me with this. how to evaluate this. some points on evaluating it. The essay is "Every dictator's Nightmare" by Wole Soyinka. thanks With the blood-soaked banner of religious fanaticism billowing across the skies as ...
Sunday, February 6, 2011 at 5:48pm

childcare
Questions 1–3 are based on the following scenario: Mrs. Carroll and her sister, Ms. Howard, plan to operate a small day care center in a remodeled building. They're licensed and staffed to handle up to 24 children. Ms. Howard doesn't plan to work at the center and...
Tuesday, February 1, 2011 at 4:07pm

child care
1. The first step to planning a child care center is to A. develop your program philosophy. B. determine the nature of the need for child care facilities in your community. C. establish goals for the children, parents, staff, and community. D. determine which method of ...
Tuesday, February 1, 2011 at 4:01pm

child day care
1. When preparing an environment for school-aged children, the caregiver should ensure that the A. environment resembles their school setting. B. children are continually intermixed with the younger children. C. outdoor area allows them to continually challenge their physical ...
Tuesday, February 1, 2011 at 3:59pm

English
As promised, I'm posting you the sentences I'm really doubtful of. I hope you can help me with the rephrasing. 1)He has devoted his entire life to pursuing facts. He is described as carrying a rule, a pair of scales and a multiplication table always in his pocket. 2)...
Monday, January 31, 2011 at 4:35pm

English
I made a few changes to my previous sentences. That's why I'm posting them back to you. Can you see if everything is OK? 1)It is a whitewashed room, in which the boys and the girls are sitting in two compact bodies separated from one another by a space in the middle. 2...
Monday, January 31, 2011 at 3:54pm

English
Can you please check if the following sentences are possible, please? Thank you very much. 1) Th scene takes place in a classroom of M'Choakumchild school. 2)It is a whitewashed room, in which the boys and the girls are sitting in two compact bodies divided up in the ...
Monday, January 31, 2011 at 1:52pm

Philosophy
Create an 11- to 14-slide PowerPoint® presentation answering one of the topics found in Appendix A, as well as 3 to 4 principle issues related to your chosen topic. My topic is Should there be a set of uniform morals standard? Thank you
Saturday, January 29, 2011 at 12:07am

Philosophy
What ideas and events in Europe influence philosophy in the USA. How are these philosophies similar and different?
Wednesday, January 12, 2011 at 7:07pm

Philosophy
What is the fundamental difference between act utilitarianism and ethical relativism?
Wednesday, January 12, 2011 at 5:58pm

Philosophy/Religion
What is a positive of a polytheistic society?
Tuesday, January 11, 2011 at 5:22pm

Philosophy
Is it possible to reconcile rationalism and empiricism? If so, how? If not, why? Thanks for your help a head of time
Tuesday, January 4, 2011 at 5:20pm

Philosophy & Ethics
What are the essential components of a WorldView? What is your personal WorldView and how does it affect your decision making?
Friday, December 17, 2010 at 3:53pm

philosophy
What is the connection between habit and moral character?
Sunday, December 12, 2010 at 9:10am

History
1) sketch out the contours of US history between 1789 and 1865 2) characterize US economic development during this period (economic philosophy, development models, technological innovations, and the real economy) 3) elaborate the outlines of sectional politics between 1846 ...
Friday, December 10, 2010 at 9:50pm

Financing
Reflect on the code of ethics for professional practice. What is your philosophy of financial planning? How do you see yourself carrying out your philosophy in your professional practice?
Monday, December 6, 2010 at 3:42pm

History
Name the contributions that Islamic civilization made in the following areas: architecture, philosophy, science and technology, geography and navigation, medicine, bookmaking and literature, art and music, and recreation.
Sunday, December 5, 2010 at 5:11pm

Philosophy
What does it mean to be a person?
Friday, December 3, 2010 at 5:57pm

Business Law
Many organizations have established policies to remedy discrimination in hiring of women and minorities. * Discuss whether or not you feel that affirmative action programs, reverse discrimination, and criteria of comparable worth are appropriate forms of remedy. * How is your...
Thursday, December 2, 2010 at 5:42pm

PHILOSOPHY
Is a person more than a physical body? What is the mind? What is thought?
Tuesday, November 30, 2010 at 6:54am

philosophy
"Happiness belongs to the self-sufficient." - Aristotle What does it mean? I don't get it...
Sunday, November 28, 2010 at 6:05pm

Pen Foster Child Care
Can you look over these to see if they are right? 1. The first step to planning a child care center is to A. develop your program philosophy. B. determine the nature of the need for child care facilities in your community. C. establish goals for the children, parents, staff, ...
Sunday, November 28, 2010 at 1:43pm

PHILOSOPHY
What are your views on Free will and determinism? 1. The behavior of atoms is governed entirely by physical law. 2. Humans have free will. Do you accept both (1) and (2)
Wednesday, November 24, 2010 at 9:17am

history
Assess the presidency of Thomas Jefferson. Do his actions in office coincide with his political philosophy?
Tuesday, November 23, 2010 at 10:51pm

philosophy
Supply the missing premise or conclusion of the ff. enthymeme in such a way that the resulting syllogism is valid. Write the resulting syllogism in standard form and test it for validity using a Venn diagram. What things would you take into account in evaluating it? Question: ...
Wednesday, November 17, 2010 at 10:21pm

philosophy
Supply the missing premise or conclusion of the ff. enthymeme in such a way that the resulting syllogism is valid. Write the resulting syllogism in standard form and test it for validity using a Venn diagram. What things would you take into account in evaluating it? Question: ...
Wednesday, November 17, 2010 at 4:00pm

philosophy
Supply the missing premise or conclusion of the ff. enthymeme in such a way that the resulting syllogism is valid. Write the resulting syllogism in standard form and test it for validity using a Venn diagram. What things would you into account in evaluating it? Question: ...
Wednesday, November 17, 2010 at 4:12am

English
between hobbes and locke whose philosophy would creon follow ? antigone?
Tuesday, November 9, 2010 at 10:59pm

PHILOSOPHY
What was William of Ockham's position on predestination? Where is a good sight to find imformation on this subject?
Sunday, November 7, 2010 at 8:57pm

ethics
whose philosophy suit for environmental issues?
Friday, November 5, 2010 at 1:07pm

AED/200
Write a 200-300 word response to the following: You've been presented with a variety of educational philosophies. You should be beginning to formulate your philosophy of education. What instructional philosophies will you incorporate into your classroom environment? Will ...
Friday, November 5, 2010 at 1:55am

world religions
Is there any website that can give me a summary of the first second third and the ninth teachings of the Bhagavad Gita? (Arjuna's dejection, Philosophy and spiritual discipline, and Discipline of action, and the Sublime Mystery) It would help a lot!
Tuesday, October 26, 2010 at 6:04pm

Philosophy
<11{4[2(12)]}> Choose the pair of words/phrases among the choices that exhibits the same logical relationship as the words/phrases in the following pair. building : blueprint (Points : 1) ship : sea cake : recipe bridge : island guitar : song
Sunday, October 24, 2010 at 8:11pm

Philosophy
Symbolize these arguments and display truth trees to evaluate the resulting argument forms for validity. If the argument form is invalid, describe (in English) the conditions under which the premises would be true but the conclusion false. 99.32 There will be scorpions in the ...
Friday, October 22, 2010 at 1:09am

Philosophy
Prove informally, by employing correct definitions and principles of reasoning, that the following are true. 1/ Every formula implies itself. (That is, A implies A . Hint: For this one you will need to employ the definition of interpretation.) 2/ If set S implies formula A , ...
Friday, October 22, 2010 at 1:04am

Philosophy
Construct natural deduction proofs for each of the following. 118.2 p&(q&r).'. q 118.4 .'. ¬(p&(q&¬p)) 118.10 q .'. ¬(¬p&¬q) 122.3* p " q, ¬p " r .'.¬q " r 122.7* p " q, ¬(p " r) .'. ¬(q " r...
Friday, October 22, 2010 at 12:53am

philosophy
In mediation 3 what does it mean to have the formal/inherent reality of things and the objective/representative reality of ideas? Thanks, Jenna
Tuesday, October 12, 2010 at 12:07pm

philosophy of religion
Explain thoroughly and elaborately what Martin Buber means by real atheism as the eclipse of God. - any help will do. i'm desperate. i'm having a hard time understanding this subject. you can just tell me what atheism is according to buber even not thoroughly and ...
Sunday, October 3, 2010 at 7:44am

English
please can some read this for me . Beowulf is very interesting and deep poem. Beowulf encompasses all aspects of a great tale. The tale is violent one, set in times when scraping together an existence and keeping your own within rigid martial and political hierarchies. It has ...
Thursday, September 23, 2010 at 12:29pm

social studies
Access the presidency of Thomas Jefferson. Do his actions in office coincide with his political philosophy? What are some examples to support this?
Wednesday, September 22, 2010 at 9:32am

Language Art
Would "Philosophy" be a good synonym for "thinking"? Thanks
Wednesday, September 15, 2010 at 8:07pm

science
The factor that determines what effect human beings have on the environment is the _______, a) quality of political philosophy held by the individual b) degree of isolation manitained by individuals c) decisions made by each individual d) nature of the stratification system e...
Friday, September 10, 2010 at 6:33am

ENGLISH
Ovid's poetry is a source of classical mythology. His poetry itself is very creative and beautiful. His most famous and familiar are myths, including the stories of Dophne, pyramus and Apollo. The main theme of the Metamorphoses is “change”. Ovid’s ...
Thursday, September 9, 2010 at 4:03pm

Philosophy
What ideas and events in Europe influence philosphy in the USA. How are these philosopies similar and different?
Tuesday, August 24, 2010 at 9:34pm

philosophy
According to Renaissance philosophy, commoners often represent?
Friday, July 30, 2010 at 1:30am

103 intro to philosophy and ethics
I was asked why is a worldview a complex of various components and how do those components cohere?
Wednesday, July 28, 2010 at 2:38am

EDU
What are the branches of Educational Philosophy? I have : Metaphysics Epistemology Axiology Is that correct???
Tuesday, July 27, 2010 at 10:41pm

HUMANITIES
DEFINE WHAT IS MEANT BY THE TERM''HUMANITIES''AND EXPLAIN WHAT DISTINGUISHED THE HUMANITIES FROM OTHER MODES OF HUMAN INQUIRY AND EXPRESSION. THEN LIST A CURRENT EX. OF EACH OF THE EXPRESSIONS OF THE HUMANITIES LISTED BELOW AND TELL WHY EACH EX. YOU GIVE ...
Tuesday, July 27, 2010 at 7:03pm

Eth 125
Click on the box in front of your selected answer. There is only one correct response per question. Week 5 Quiz Name: Click on the box in front of your selected answer. There is only one correct response per question. When completed, save, and post and post as an attachment in...
Wednesday, July 21, 2010 at 9:57pm

Philosophy
How would Hume criticize a proof of God (St. Anselm or St. Aquinas)? 2-3 pages min 500 word essay with quotes.
Wednesday, July 21, 2010 at 11:47am

Government Check
1.)Why was it important to the Founding Fathers to justify their actions by evoking traditional English rights? a.)Because they were extreme reactionaries who disagreed with the ideals of the Enlightenment =b.)Because, as members of the social elite, they did not want to ...
Wednesday, June 23, 2010 at 5:01pm

PRACTICAL EXERCISE LOCAL STANDARDS AND REGULATIONS
2. Mrs. Carroll and Ms. Howard decide to divide all profits and share all losses using a fixed ratio. If the ratio agreed upon is in proportion to their original investment, what would be Ms. Howard’s share of a $60,000 end-of-year profit? (Hint: The original total ...
Monday, June 21, 2010 at 1:41pm

Teaching as a Profession
• Write a 200- to 300- word paper in which you list 3 to 5 factors that define teaching as a professional career. Elaborate on how these factors are employed by teachers on a daily basis. Here is what I have thus far. i was having trouble elaborating on the final area ...
Saturday, June 19, 2010 at 1:28am

philosophy
What is the difference between ethics and morality.
Wednesday, June 16, 2010 at 5:22pm

Philosophy
There is no absolute distinction between what is true and what is false. Discuss this claim...
Wednesday, June 9, 2010 at 5:13pm

Philosophy
What would be a good picture to symbolize the human mind? (not literal)
Wednesday, May 26, 2010 at 7:56pm

philosophy
What are key differences between the ontological, teleological, and cosmological arguments? Identify the philosopher who you think best supports his or her argument. Explain your answer briefly.
Wednesday, May 26, 2010 at 6:06pm

philosophy
Did Thomas Jefferson's actions in office coincide with his political philosophy?
Wednesday, May 19, 2010 at 10:14am

Philosophy
What is the connection between habit and moral character?Is a bad habit indicative of bad moral character or are habits, by definition, more objective in scope?
Monday, May 17, 2010 at 10:21pm

phi 105 introduction to philosophy
writing an pesuasive, formal letter to a specific european pholosopher can you give me an example of one of your so that I can see what am doing wrong on mines
Monday, May 17, 2010 at 1:09pm

Philosophy/Social Ethics
Any guidance as to where find answers to the following questions or any related ones would be super. Would a market for procuring organs lead to commodification of the human body? What do we do when there are not enough organs to meet demand? Do people who accept organ ...
Saturday, May 15, 2010 at 5:19pm

How Children learn
I have most of these answered already. I want to see if I have those right, and if someone can help me figure out the ones I don't have yet. 1)Acording to Jean Piaget,in what is all learning based? A)Sensorimotor Learning MY ANSWER B)Preoperational learning C)Concrete ...
Thursday, May 13, 2010 at 6:56pm

Philosophy
Which of the following ideas is important in virtue ethics? a) community b) duty c) natural human inclinations d) pleasure is it a???
Thursday, May 13, 2010 at 12:25pm

business law
"Drug use is information that is rightfully private and only in exceptional cases can an employer claim a right to know about such use." "Drug use is information that is rightfully private and only in exceptional cases can an employer claim a right to know about...
Wednesday, May 12, 2010 at 1:21am

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