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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 by mas

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 by mas

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 by Skye

Sociology
State four functions of the philosophy
Saturday, November 19, 2011 by Philosophy

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 by Anonymous

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 by Anonymous

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 by adeniyi

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 by adeniyi

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 by Henry2

Philosophy
In the conditional "P ¨ Q," "Q is a
Monday, November 7, 2011 by Anonymous

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 by Jake

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 by bean

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 by bean

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 by bean

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 by mas

Philosophy 105
premises
Wednesday, October 19, 2011 by dada

philosophy
how did existentialism fail?
Thursday, October 13, 2011 by Sara

Philosophy
Write two types of philosophy?
Thursday, October 13, 2011 by Philosophy

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 by jessie

history
what is vigilantism and how and when does it arise? (political philosophy)
Sunday, October 2, 2011 by TRACEY

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 by mas

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 by Henry2

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 by Henry2

Philosophy
What role did Socrates see himself playing in an athenian society?
Sunday, September 18, 2011 by Rick

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 by james to henry

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 by susue

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 by daisy

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 by clair

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 by Patricia

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 by Susan

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 by Noel

Philosophy
What kinds of questions and topics are not decided by logical analysis?
Thursday, July 28, 2011 by Marci

Philosophy
Explain what logic can and cannot do
Thursday, July 28, 2011 by Marci

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 by edwina

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 by edwina

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 by karen

history
asses the presidemcy of thomas jefferson.do his action in office coincide with his political philosophy?
Sunday, July 10, 2011 by mary

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 by kim

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 by kim

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 by Nina

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 by Bayarbold

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 by rowan

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 by Carnita

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 by Henry1

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 by Anonymous

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 by Lisa

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 by nicole

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 by meshelle

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 by tiffany

hrm
what is compensation philosophy?
Friday, May 20, 2011 by meka

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 by Tebbie

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 by Jean

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 by Jean

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 by Jean

Philosophy
In what ways can we say that quantum physics both is and is not classical science?
Wednesday, April 27, 2011 by Humanities

philosophy
What is the distinction between deductive and inductive argument and give examples of each.
Tuesday, April 26, 2011 by lang

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 by Zhanna

Philosophy and Religion
I need to write a 700 word summary about any Hinduism god?
Saturday, April 16, 2011 by Tara Brown

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 by brandy

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 by brandy

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 by tiffany

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 by tiffany

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 by Joe

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 by Anonymous

Philosophy
Explain the similarities and differences of Plato and Aristotle concerning body and soul.
Thursday, March 10, 2011 by Anique

philosophy
philosophy of education is an application of formal philosophy to the field of education.discuss
Friday, March 4, 2011 by Anonymous

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 by Mike

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

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 by pop

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 by Franco

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 by dillon

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 by dillon

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 by dawn

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 by dawn

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 by dawn

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 by Franco

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 by Franco

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 by Franco

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 by lacy

Philosophy
What ideas and events in Europe influence philosophy in the USA. How are these philosophies similar and different?
Wednesday, January 12, 2011 by Sandra

Philosophy
What is the fundamental difference between act utilitarianism and ethical relativism?
Wednesday, January 12, 2011 by Sarah

Philosophy/Religion
What is a positive of a polytheistic society?
Tuesday, January 11, 2011 by Anonymous

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 by Sarah

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 by Reta

philosophy
What is the connection between habit and moral character?
Sunday, December 12, 2010 by Rochelle

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 by Jim

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 by troy

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 by Hi

Philosophy
What does it mean to be a person?
Friday, December 3, 2010 by Rochelle

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 by Tony

PHILOSOPHY
Is a person more than a physical body? What is the mind? What is thought?
Tuesday, November 30, 2010 by Rochelle

philosophy
"Happiness belongs to the self-sufficient." - Aristotle What does it mean? I don't get it...
Sunday, November 28, 2010 by Jessica

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 by Doris

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 by Rochelle

history
Assess the presidency of Thomas Jefferson. Do his actions in office coincide with his political philosophy?
Tuesday, November 23, 2010 by beth

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 by Claudia

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 by Claudia

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 by Claudia

English
between hobbes and locke whose philosophy would creon follow ? antigone?
Tuesday, November 9, 2010 by Janet

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 by bob

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