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philosophy
can anyone tell me is there any strong response aganist norcoss argument that if it wrong to kill puppies, so it is also wrong to support farming factory
Thursday, December 8, 2011 at 7:58pm

philosophy
WHat is the strongest response against norcoss argument on puppies, pig and people
Thursday, December 8, 2011 at 9:54am

philosophy
How successful is the rawls original position procedure? Can you think of any ways in which it might be strengthened? If so, how and why?
Thursday, December 8, 2011 at 6:42am

philosophy
How successful is the rawls original position procedure? Can you think of any ways in which it might be strengthened? If so, how and why?
Thursday, December 8, 2011 at 12:19am

philosophy
According to Locke, if I don't remember performing some particular action, am I culpable for that action? Explain why or why not, making reference to Locke's theory of personal identity.
Tuesday, December 6, 2011 at 8:42pm

English
The following lines are from Alexander Pope's "An Essay on Criticism." In it, Pope (1688-1744) gives his opinions on the secret of good writing, opinions that were very consistent with his times. Answer all questions based upon these lines. Those RULES of old ...
Tuesday, December 6, 2011 at 12:27pm

Intro.Criminal Justice
which sentencing philosophy is best suited for cybercrimes
Tuesday, December 6, 2011 at 4:58am

philosophy
What argument Williams offer in defense of a physical criterion of personal identity that Parfit critiques. did whether Parfit succeeds in answering Williams.
Sunday, December 4, 2011 at 10:41am

philosophy
Why does Hobbes think that it is necessary for persons to transfer nearly all of their rights to the sovereign rather than merely some of their rights?
Friday, December 2, 2011 at 9:51pm

Morpheme Practice (Lit)
Hi I'm confused on what is an stem extender and morphemes. Underline any stem extenders in the word below. Philosophy Banana Pheumectomy Anthropology How many morphemes do the following contain? Sown 1 Airsickness 2? Ohio 1 Algebra not sure. expel 1? Congenital 2? Cognate ...
Sunday, November 27, 2011 at 5:19pm

Sociology
State four functions of the philosophy
Saturday, November 19, 2011 at 4:28pm

English
Which of the following are characteristic of the growth of realism? An embracing of the ideals but not the methodology of later romanticism, a focus upon the lower classes, and a "slice of life" approach A reaction against romanticism, a reaction against the ...
Thursday, November 17, 2011 at 3:17pm

English
The following lines are from Alexander Pope's "An Essay on Criticism." In it, Pope (1688-1744) gives his opinions on the secret of good writing, opinions that were very consistent with his times. Answer all questions based upon these lines. Those RULES of old ...
Wednesday, November 16, 2011 at 1:19am

psychology
# 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 ...
Sunday, November 13, 2011 at 4:44pm

psychology
# 1.1 (1 pts.) Roger is experiencing a memory loss that may be related to recently contracting herpes. Which of the following diagnoses would best fit his condition? A) dissociative amnesia B) retrograde amnesia C) amnestic disorder due to a general medical condition D) ...
Saturday, November 12, 2011 at 12:37am

English
I was referring to my previous sentence: they checked (in) their bags for cigarettes. I urgently need to check these sentences. I believe there are mistakes in the word choice,. Thank you. 1) Another blow (I need a synonym) to traditional beliefs came from the new philosophers...
Wednesday, November 9, 2011 at 10:17am

Philosophy
In the conditional "P ¨ Q," "Q is a
Monday, November 7, 2011 at 12:16pm

English- Scarlet Letter
Hester thought there was three changes that need to be made before young women were able to take there stand next to men as equals. What are the three chnges she was referring to? Relate this philosophy to today's society. Use specific examples. Which of these three steps ...
Tuesday, November 1, 2011 at 10:00pm

philosophy
In the conditional "P ¨ Q," "Q is a sufficient condition for Q. sufficient condition for P. necessary condition for P. X necessary condition for Q.
Wednesday, October 26, 2011 at 9:08pm

philosophy
P v Q" is best interpreted as P or Q but not both P and Q X P or Q or both P and Q Not both P or Q P if and only if Q
Wednesday, October 26, 2011 at 9:02pm

philosophy
Truth tables can determine which of the following? (Points : 1) If an argument is valid If an argument is sound X If a sentence is valid All of the above
Wednesday, October 26, 2011 at 8:18pm

philosophy
This is a case and i need to identify which to theories apply to it out these three Kant's deontology, Mill's utilitarianism, and Hursthouse's virtue ethics. In the summer of 1945, President Harry Truman ordered the atomic bombing of the Japanese cities of ...
Thursday, October 20, 2011 at 7:43pm

Philosophy 105
premises
Wednesday, October 19, 2011 at 9:21am

philosophy
how did existentialism fail?
Thursday, October 13, 2011 at 9:10pm

Philosophy
Write two types of philosophy?
Thursday, October 13, 2011 at 6:42pm

human behavior in organization pls. need help.
please can you help to get an answers from your own words. this is my assessment and i need tosubmit but i relly could not get the best answer.it's maybe because of my mother tongue is not an english.i would be very happy if you can help me so that i can submit. questons: ...
Wednesday, October 12, 2011 at 7:49pm

history
what is vigilantism and how and when does it arise? (political philosophy)
Sunday, October 2, 2011 at 8:19pm

philosophy
I have to write a paper on the below posted question. Can anyone explain me what might i need to do in it. 1) Set out the problem of evil as clearly and completely as possible. Be sure to distinguish between moral evil and natural evil and to discuss the problems posed by each...
Wednesday, September 21, 2011 at 3:47pm

English
I'm posting you the sentences I'm most dubtful about. I included my doubts in parentheses. 1) Despite his victorious military campaigns Cromwell introduced unpopular restrictions on everyday life, such as, for example, the closing (?) of the theatres for their supposed...
Sunday, September 18, 2011 at 4:55pm

English
I forgot to include the following sentences. Thank you. 1) After 1653, even that one-house Parliament was dissolved and the country was under Cromwell’s direct rule. Officially he was given the title of Lord Protector. 2) Despite his victorious military campaigns he ...
Sunday, September 18, 2011 at 4:40pm

Philosophy
What role did Socrates see himself playing in an athenian society?
Sunday, September 18, 2011 at 3:53pm

World History
How did gandhi's salt march illustrate his philosophy of civil disobedience? 1. the march began civilly with speeches by gandhi and other leaders, who pledged to fast from eating products made with slt for 90 days 2. the march was against the civil laws enforced by the ...
Saturday, September 17, 2011 at 12:11am

educating young children PART1
which of the follwing is not a drawback associated with anecdotal notes? (a)significant events can happen to children on days when youre not writing about them (b)theres a tendency to write about interesting events as opposed to developmentally-significant events (c)they ...
Thursday, September 15, 2011 at 9:34am

books
discuss the view that oedipus at colonus embodies a profound philosophy about the meaning of life and the mystery of death
Monday, September 12, 2011 at 8:44pm

early childhood education
an important use for telephone conversation at a child care facility is to help (a)staff members understand program philosophy (b)staff members understand the reason for the childs day to day behavior (c)parents understand program philosophy (d)parents develop professional ...
Friday, September 2, 2011 at 9:53pm

Administration of Criminal Justice
You are the captain in the police department’s special response unit. Your unit normally handles many special projects for the chief of police, from providing officers for parades and demonstrations to targeting an area in which there is a serious ongoing crime problem. ...
Wednesday, August 31, 2011 at 4:49pm

Math/Operations
Wells Fargo has adopted lean philosophy for its document management team that provides paper imaging, electronic document routing, fata lifting, and document storage services to the the Home and Consumer Finance division. One function area of the document management team is ...
Sunday, August 28, 2011 at 11:05am

mind and machine
What figure from the history of philosophy section do you think might have some views that are similar, or at least relevant, to your own?
Wednesday, August 24, 2011 at 4:36pm

Philosophy
What kinds of questions and topics are not decided by logical analysis?
Thursday, July 28, 2011 at 10:43pm

Philosophy
Explain what logic can and cannot do
Thursday, July 28, 2011 at 10:41pm

philosophy
o human beings have any obligations to other animals, in terms of their treatment? If it is wrong to treat animals cruelly, why is it not wrong to eat them? Explain if, and how, you think humans can find a balance between treating animals ethically while also raising them for ...
Sunday, July 24, 2011 at 2:59pm

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 ...
Sunday, July 24, 2011 at 2:58pm

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

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