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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

philosophy
waht role does justice play in post colonial philosophy?
Tuesday, May 11, 2010 at 11:46pm

philosophy
what is the immaterial spirit?
Tuesday, May 11, 2010 at 9:14pm

education
Creating a Plan for a Culturally Diverse (Resources: Appendix A and all reading assignments for the course) -Consider that each person in the education profession should continually add items to his or her professional portfolio to represent his or her educational philosophy ...
Tuesday, May 11, 2010 at 6:48pm

philosophy
What fallacies, if any, are present in the following passage? Can you please give reasons for your answer, that is, if you say that a fallacy has been committed, then show where the fallacy occurred, and explain why you think it is a fallacy? Background: In this passage, ...
Tuesday, May 11, 2010 at 12:38pm

college
compare and contrast the terms philosophy, ideology, and theory in terms of their application to the teacher profession
Friday, May 7, 2010 at 7:19pm

Philosophy
I need help understanding the following passage: “Could we suppose two distinct incommunicable consciousnesses acting in the same body, the one constantly by day, the other by night; and, on the other side, the same consciousness, acting by intervals, in two distinct ...
Wednesday, May 5, 2010 at 9:46pm

Philosophy
I need help understanding the following passage: “Could we suppose two distinct incommunicable consciousnesses acting in the same body, the one constantly by day, the other by night; and, on the other side, the same consciousness, acting by intervals, in two distinct ...
Wednesday, May 5, 2010 at 9:04pm

Role Model
Hey, I have to do a peragraph on a person whom I consider to be my role model and my role model is my favourite actress Amrita Rao. Can all of you revise it for me? Amrita Rao is my role model because she like me believes in the philosophy that Life is short and sweet given to...
Friday, April 30, 2010 at 10:10pm

Philosophy
Does Bonnie Steinbock think committing adultery is okay or not okay?
Thursday, April 29, 2010 at 3:34am

phi 105 introductory to philosophy
do you have any homework posted for this class especially week 6 day 3?
Wednesday, April 28, 2010 at 10:19pm

phi 105 introductory to philosophy
I read the article who is holy and i need some help in writting a 200 word critique on this article. I find no fault in this article.
Wednesday, April 28, 2010 at 10:17pm

Philosophy
My text explains the answer to this question, however I do not understand the answer. Instead of posting the entire text I was wondering if anyone could explain this to me in Laymans terms. Thanks. How did financial considerations and the international market affect the pre-...
Tuesday, April 27, 2010 at 11:21pm

philosophy
What makes pity the such a horrible emotion? How is it counter to Nietzsche conception of the good? Please I dont know where to start!!!!!
Saturday, April 17, 2010 at 7:55pm

Geography
53. Compare and contrast the societies, governments and economies of both North and South Korea. The Korean Peninsula is divided into two nations: North Korea, or the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, and South Korea, or The Republic of Korea. North Korea is a ...
Friday, April 16, 2010 at 4:07pm

Philosophy
What are the differences between phenomenal and noumenal worlds?
Friday, April 16, 2010 at 12:12pm

college philosophy
I'm utterly lost!! What are the phenomenal and noumenal realities according to Kant?
Thursday, April 15, 2010 at 7:28pm

college philosophy
A commander faces a battlefield mobility situation. He has three feasible routes, R1, R2 and R3. The payoffs of his choice will be determined by weather conditions W1, W2 and W3. The best result is to gain 200 miles and the worst result is to lose 160 miles. The commander is ...
Tuesday, April 13, 2010 at 4:02am

philosophy
• Write a persuasive, formal letter (750-1000 words) to a specific Continental philosopher featured in chapter 8. In the letter, describe the key ideas of that philosopher’s views, and then provide a critique of his or her views. Which of his or her ideas do you ...
Tuesday, April 6, 2010 at 2:30am

philosophy
I need an explanation for "A moral defect in a work of art is always also an artistic defect" and do you agree with that?IF yes or no,please illustrate why..!!
Monday, April 5, 2010 at 8:37pm

Social St.
Where Could I Find Facts About Ancient Greece Philosophy???
Saturday, April 3, 2010 at 3:41pm

college philosophy (Mill)
how can mill say that “there is no parity between the feeling of a person for his own opinion, and the feeling of another who is offended at his holding it; no more than between the desire of a thief to take a purse, and the desire of the right owner to keep it”? ...
Wednesday, March 24, 2010 at 8:02pm

Phlosophy
I have a 3 page paper due...well, yesterday, for my philosophy class. I don't understand any of it though. The question for my essay is: What is the Principle of Alternate Possibilities (PAP)? Explain the crucial role the Principle has played in traditional thinking about ...
Tuesday, March 23, 2010 at 12:01pm

english
Hello! I had to read a novel and do a work about it I told what I read Can you above all correct me the tenses? The narrator, an old banker, was remembering how, fifteen years before he had given a party. There had been many clever men, they had talked of capital punishment. ...
Saturday, March 13, 2010 at 7:09pm

phi 105
Write a 200- to 300-word critique of the article who_ is Holy? _As it relates to religious philosophy. Answer the following questions: oDo you believe a person's religious views should affect their treatment of others? Explain your answer.
Wednesday, March 10, 2010 at 5:47pm

psych 210 appendix c
Axia College Material Appendix C Match the psychological theories with the appropriate statement(s): __Psychodynamic Theory __Trait Theory __Learning Theory __Sociocultural __Humanistic Theory A. Individualism versus collectivism B. Popular theorist Eysenck initiated the five-...
Tuesday, March 9, 2010 at 10:56pm

social studies
do thomas jeggerson action in office coincide with his political philosophy? Support your response with examples
Sunday, March 7, 2010 at 3:50pm

social studies
acess the presidency of Thomas Jefferson. do his actions in office coincide with his political philosophy? Support your answer
Sunday, March 7, 2010 at 7:19am

Philosophy
Were any of the Pre-Socratic philosophers successful in attempting to solve the problem of the One and the Many?
Monday, March 1, 2010 at 6:39am

instruction(am i right track)
Plan a presentation for parents to explain the purpose of performance assessment, the use of rubrics, and portfolio assessment. Phases of the Evaluation Process Although the evaluation process is not necessarily sequential, it can by seen as a cyclical process including four ...
Friday, February 26, 2010 at 9:28pm

Social Studies
Include a practical example of the philosophers idea in your response. .... I have write a paper on a way to solve street racing and under age drinking using the COPPS philosophy and write a formal report to the chief of police. I have to use the S.A.R.A method (Scanning, ...
Thursday, February 25, 2010 at 8:02pm

English
How to paraphrase these two meanings? Subject: A term, used in philosophy and psychoanalytic and cultural theory, that refers to the available ways of being for humans in a given time period or context. Historicallym the subkect is a concept that has shifted away from the ...
Thursday, February 25, 2010 at 7:58am

philosophy
Write a persuasive, formal letter to aspecific European philosopher. The assignment should be between 700-1050Words. · In the letter,argue that this philosopher is incorrect in his or her view about a particularissue. · Providesupport from your readings, ...
Saturday, February 20, 2010 at 11:55am

Philosophy
What fallacies, if any, are present in the following passage? Can you please give reasons for your answer, that is, if you say that a fallacy has been committed, then show where the fallacy occurred, and explain why you think it is a fallacy? The following is the paragraph. ...
Friday, February 12, 2010 at 3:55pm

Business
Explain which moral philosophy is best suited for making business and why
Tuesday, February 9, 2010 at 5:31pm

PHI
What role does justice play in post-colonial philosophy?
Wednesday, January 27, 2010 at 7:56am

Philosophy
What are we required to do and why are we required to do it? Define how the following theories attempt to provide an answer to the question above Natural Law, Virtue Ethics, and Contract Theory
Tuesday, January 26, 2010 at 10:33pm

English
Can you (Writeateacher) check the punctuation and word choice of my last three paragraphs please? Thank you in advance 1) Coketown was a town of red brick blackened by industrial pollution. Actually, it was dominated by chimneys from which smoke coiled up like snakes. 2) ...
Monday, January 25, 2010 at 5:52pm

English
Can you check my punctuation and the word choice? Thank you. 1) Coketown was a town of red brick blackened by industrial pollution. Actually, it was dominated by chimneys from which smoke coiled up like snakes. 2) Dickens uses two similes to describe its dull appearance. First...
Monday, January 25, 2010 at 4:54pm

Philosophy
Is this argument valid or invalid? If invalid, describe a possible situation where all of its premises are true and its conclusion is false. Lori is unhappy with some people who did not write thank you notes. Lori will send presents next year to everyone with whom she is happy...
Monday, January 25, 2010 at 3:46pm

Philosophy
HOW ARE PRAGMATISM AND ANALYTIC PHILOSOPHY UNIQUELY AMERICAN MOVEMENTS? AND WHAT ARE SOME IDEAS THAT MAKE THEM DIFFERENT FROM THE WAY EUROPEANS OF THE SAME PERIOD WERE THINKING?
Monday, January 25, 2010 at 1:00pm

history
Jefferson and the Republicans championed the rights of the states and advocated a strict adherence to the Constitution, but once in office, they found new situations that demanded governmental actions that, in some cases, went beyond what the Federalists had done. What caused...
Monday, January 18, 2010 at 6:42pm

Literature
Please can you check my answer.. 13. According to Renaissance philosophy, commoners often represent A. reason. C. pride. B. love. D. appetite. I think it it... B. love. It that correct ?
Monday, January 18, 2010 at 10:56am

philosophy
For each of the following scenarios answer the questions and explain whether your answers fit with traditional or modern ethical thinking. After you have finished responding to the scenarios, discuss whether you generally make ethical decisions using a traditional or a modern ...
Sunday, January 17, 2010 at 4:42pm

Moral Philosophy
Moral Philosophy best suited for making Business decisions...
Friday, January 8, 2010 at 7:56pm

business ethics
Explain which moral philosophy you feel is best suited for making business decisions and why.
Tuesday, January 5, 2010 at 11:05am

philosophy
o Which of the Pre-Socratic philosophers had the most compelling ideas? o Briefly summarize the philosopher’s idea or ideas. o Why do you find these ideas compelling? o Include a practical example of one of the philosopher’s ideas in your response.
Saturday, December 12, 2009 at 3:15pm

DRAMA
1. "The best in this kind are but shadows" is A. Titania talking about men. B. Theseus talking about plays. C. Demetrius talking about the women he has loved in the past. D. Bottom talking about his fellow craftsmen. 2. One difference between tragedy and comedy is ...
Thursday, December 10, 2009 at 9:30pm

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.
Monday, December 7, 2009 at 4:21pm

PSYCHOLOGY plz help ty
Match the psychological theories with the appropriate statement(s): (F,J)__Psychodynamic Theory (K,B,D)__Trait Theory (I,N)__Learning Theory (A,C,G)_Sociocultural (E,H),__Humanistic Theory A. Individualism versus collectivism B. Popular theorist Eysenck initiated the five-...
Sunday, November 29, 2009 at 7:44pm

PSYCHOLOGY answer included plz help
Match the psychological theories with the appropriate statement(s): (F,J)__Psychodynamic Theory (K,B,D)__Trait Theory (I,N)__Learning Theory (A,C,G)_Sociocultural (E,H),__Humanistic Theory A. Individualism versus collectivism B. Popular theorist Eysenck initiated the five-...
Sunday, November 29, 2009 at 6:12pm

philosophy
discuss marxism and philosophy
Sunday, November 29, 2009 at 9:48am

philosophy
Examples of ways Thanatos has affected your behavior. --- Thanatos: Freud uses this term to explain our inner self. He says that inside each of us there is a force, Thanatos, that causes us to do the exact opposite of what we really want to do, it causes us to sabotage our ...
Sunday, November 29, 2009 at 8:05am

PSYCHOLOGY answer included
Match the psychological theories with the appropriate statement(s): F,J__Psychodynamic Theory K,B,D__Trait Theory I,N__Learning Theory _A,C,G_Sociocultural E,H__Humanistic Theory A. Individualism versus collectivism B. Popular theorist Eysenck initiated the five-factor model. ...
Sunday, November 29, 2009 at 3:22am

child development (answer included)
Match the psychological theories with the appropriate statement(s): F,J__Psychodynamic Theory K,B,D__Trait Theory I,N__Learning Theory _A,C,G_Sociocultural E,H__Humanistic Theory A. Individualism versus collectivism B. Popular theorist Eysenck initiated the five-factor model. ...
Saturday, November 28, 2009 at 6:25pm

phlilosophy
I have a question I need answered I dont want the answer I just want to know where can I find it or help answering it I dont understand phylosophy. How are pragmatism and analytic philosophy uniquely American movement?
Wednesday, November 18, 2009 at 9:54am

childhood
By providing shelves low enough for children to select materials, you encourage the development of A Social skills B solitary play C Cleanliness D Independence I believe that A is the correct answer Which of these factors is most likely to determine the total number of ...
Sunday, November 8, 2009 at 8:50pm

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