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philosophy
i am thinking that utilitarianism because it just give greater happiness to president is that right
Thursday, October 20, 2011 at 8:10pm

philosophy
If you aren't absolutely sure what each theory is, try some of the following links: 1. http://search.yahoo.com/search?fr=mcafee​&p=Kant%27s+deontology 2. http://search.yahoo.com/search?fr=mcafee​&p=Mill%27s+utilitarianism 3. http://search.yahoo.com/search?fr=...
Thursday, October 20, 2011 at 7:58pm

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
Is there a question here?
Wednesday, October 19, 2011 at 9:22am

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

philosophy
Did it fail? Check your text and some of these sites to form your own opinion. http://www.google.com/search?q=%22They+a​re+skilled+in+edging+out+their+competito​rs%2C+but+know+little+about+forming+coal​itions+and+making+friends.+%22&hl=en&biw​=711&bih=...
Thursday, October 13, 2011 at 9:13pm

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

Philosophy
Please clarify.
Thursday, October 13, 2011 at 6:48pm

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

social studies
3.Legalism was the dominant political philosophy in China during the reign of A. Han Wudi. B. Xiongnu. C. Yamatai. D. Liu Bang.
Wednesday, October 5, 2011 at 12:46pm

Spanish Lit (De la Educación Moral)
Let's see if I can summarize it for you. As far as Gabino Barreda is concerned, the government should take care of the moral order and not the church. (Or, the division of church and state). He feels the moral is confused with religious dogmas and instead, virtue and ...
Tuesday, October 4, 2011 at 2:42am

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

Philosophy
Try some of the following links for information: http://www.google.com/search?q=What+role​+did+Socrates+see+himself+playing+in+an+​athenian+society%3F+&ie=utf-8&oe=utf-8&a​q=t&rls=org.mozilla:en-US:official&clien​t=firefox-a Sra
Sunday, September 18, 2011 at 5:36pm

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
Try some of the following links for information: 1. http://www.google.com/search?q=How+did+g​andhi%27s+salt+march+illustrate+his+phil​osophy+of+civil+disobedience%3F+&ie=utf-​8&oe=utf-8&aq=t&rls=org.mozilla:en-US:of​ficial&client=firefox-a 2. http://www...
Saturday, September 17, 2011 at 2:08am

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

Culture
You're welcome. A person would tell another person that they're a cultural relativist because they believe that what is good or bad in a society depends upon the cultural standards of that society. http://www.jcu.edu/philosophy/gensler/et​/et-01-00.htm
Thursday, September 15, 2011 at 6:07pm

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

World his. Ms. SUE!!
Most people only see the glorious accomplishments -- philosophy, democracy, architecture, art, bloodless conquests.
Monday, September 12, 2011 at 12:16pm

Philosophy
A standard criticism of the Ontological Proof is that
Sunday, September 4, 2011 at 6:07pm

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

Free Enterprise
http://www.enotes.com/history-fact-finde​r/philosophy/what-difference-between-soc​ialism-communism
Wednesday, August 31, 2011 at 9:42pm

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

English
http://philosophy.lander.edu/logic/tvs.h​tml
Sunday, August 28, 2011 at 3:54pm

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
Religious questions are not decided by logic.
Thursday, July 28, 2011 at 10:46pm

Philosophy
Your answer is undoubtedly in your text materials. You may also find your answer in one or more of these sites. http://www.google.com/#pq=process%20of%2​0political%20learning%20&hl=en&sugexp=bv​ec&cp=13&gs_id=1g&xhr=t&q=what+logic+can​+and+cannot+do&pf=p&...
Thursday, July 28, 2011 at 10:45pm

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
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Sunday, July 24, 2011 at 3:03pm

Philosophy
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Sunday, July 24, 2011 at 3:03pm

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
You posted this yesterday: http://www.jiskha.com/display.cgi?id=130​9190859 The results are the same. No one here will do your thinking and writing for you, but if you have a specific question about your assignment, someone might be able to help.
Tuesday, June 28, 2011 at 5:26pm

philosophy
What is your question?
Tuesday, June 28, 2011 at 5:20pm

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
I think Goodman is right. But I haven't read this work, so I can't use specific examples. We'll be glad to comment on your answers.
Monday, June 27, 2011 at 12:30pm

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

philosophy
From the knowledge I've gathered in my Penn F book, the answer is Appetite
Sunday, June 26, 2011 at 9:36am

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 different and what was similar in politics and governments during these two time periods? What was the function of philosophy in Greek culture? What purpose did ...
Friday, June 24, 2011 at 5:46pm

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
Please note that no one here will do your work for you. However, we will be happy to read over whatever you come up with and make suggestions and/or corrections. Please post what you think.
Monday, June 20, 2011 at 9:37am

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

Critical Thinking (philosophy)
14. <11{4[2(12)56]}> 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 15. <11{5[1(01)57...
Sunday, June 19, 2011 at 6:26pm

English
1) OK 2) Briefly outline the relationship between man and nature in the Romantic Age. Provide examples from the authors whose works we studied in class. 3) OK 4) Describe how Mr Gradgrind is portrayed by Dickens in Chapter 2 of Hard Times. What does his surname symbolize? How ...
Thursday, June 16, 2011 at 7:28pm

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

history
When I have read any of Plato's works, I never tried to apply 2,500-year-old philosophy to modern thought. Sorry ... it just doesn't make sense to me. what doesn't make sense?
Sunday, June 12, 2011 at 3:44pm

history
When I have read any of Plato's works, I never tried to apply 2,500-year-old philosophy to modern thought. Sorry ... it just doesn't make sense to me. I find other problems with your paragraph: ------------------ Euthyphro Problem appears in the dialogue of Plato who(1...
Sunday, June 12, 2011 at 3:31pm

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
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Tuesday, May 31, 2011 at 1:16pm

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

English
1. For a doctor, his office includes the room where his desk is as well as the whole clinic. 3. "Dr. Kim" can mean both. It depends on what his doctorate is in -- medicine, philosophy, dentistry, education, law, etc. Here's an article about the degree called the ...
Saturday, May 28, 2011 at 7:33am

Beautiful Paradise
Some choices -- Everyone who has the money Everyone, whether they have money or not Only white males over 30 Only females (I like this one <g>) It's basically your choice, reflecting the philosophy you want to project on your island. Btw -- if you own your own ...
Friday, May 27, 2011 at 8:39pm

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
I would get rid of all diet ads, they irritate me. Lies, Lies, lies. Also, I would mind seeing one of the NuWave ovens catch on fire.... And frankly, I am tired of seeing women happy when their toilet shines. Goodness. I am also greatly disturbed seeing young girls as sex ...
Saturday, May 21, 2011 at 9:34pm

philosophy
I would get rid of them entirely. Almost all are ... ... too loud ... somewhat false or misleading ... repetitive; boring and all those drug ads ... they spend more time telling you who should NOT take it than who should -- and besides, aren't those decisions for doctors ...
Saturday, May 21, 2011 at 8:38pm

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

philosophy?
You need to tell us the subject. There is not much point in asking a physicist.
Friday, May 20, 2011 at 11:14am

Critical Thinking (philosophy)
<21{4[1(10)54]}> Choose the pair of words/phrases among the choices that exhibits the same logical relationship as the words/phrases in the following pair. heavy : weight (Points : 1) dry : wet feather : scale hot : temperature color : size
Sunday, May 1, 2011 at 11:26pm

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)
Hello Ms. Sue. I hope your still there. These are my final answers. Thank you so much for all your help!
Saturday, April 30, 2011 at 11:34pm

Critical Thinking (philosophy)
17. Answer: is not the most important factor they consider when comparing two films 19. Answer: Neither the monkey nor the horse performing in today’s circus exhibition were prescribed medications this week. 21. Answer: the bill will not pass because a majority of Texas ...
Saturday, April 30, 2011 at 11:32pm

Critical Thinking (philosophy)
I agree with all of your answers except numbers 17, 19, 21, and 25.
Saturday, April 30, 2011 at 9:58pm

Critical Thinking (philosophy)
Hello Ms. Sue, I have submitted my final answers including #17 corrections.
Saturday, April 30, 2011 at 9:39pm

Critical Thinking (philosophy)
17. Answer: is the only factor they consider when comparing two films 18. <11{6[1(07)71]}> The higher the price of an antique, the greater people’s expectation that the object is rare. That, in turn, makes the antique appear more valuable. If the statements above ...
Saturday, April 30, 2011 at 9:37pm

Critical Thinking (philosophy)
I agree with all of your answers except for # 17.
Saturday, April 30, 2011 at 9:20pm

Critical Thinking (philosophy)
All answers have a # sign in front. Thank yoy so much for all your help and assistance.
Saturday, April 30, 2011 at 9:14pm

Critical Thinking (philosophy)
12. <11{4[2(12)56]}> 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 13. <21{4[3(02)...
Saturday, April 30, 2011 at 9:13pm

Critical Thinking (philosophy)
All are correct now. :-) If you post more questions, please start a new thread by clicking Post a New Question.
Saturday, April 30, 2011 at 8:51pm

Critical Thinking (philosophy)
These are my corrected answers to 8-9. Was 10-11 ok? This subject has been for 4 weeks and is alot to grasp!
Saturday, April 30, 2011 at 8:39pm

Critical Thinking (philosophy)
8. <11{2[3(02)26]}> Aron: The two double A batteries in my CD player are dead, so the CD player doesn’t work. My television remote control, which also uses two double A batteries, works fine. So if I move the two batteries from my television remote control to my CD ...
Saturday, April 30, 2011 at 8:37pm

Critical Thinking (philosophy)
You're not reading the questions carefully. For instance, # 8 (batteries), the question is which answer MOST STRENGTHENS the argument. In # 9, you're looking for the answer that MOST WEAKENS the argument.
Saturday, April 30, 2011 at 8:13pm

Philosophy ( Critical Thinking)
Answers have # sign
Saturday, April 30, 2011 at 8:09pm

Philosophy ( Critical Thinking)
8. <11{2[3(02)26]}> Aron: The two double A batteries in my CD player are dead, so the CD player doesn’t work. My television remote control, which also uses two double A batteries, works fine. So if I move the two batteries from my television remote control to my CD ...
Saturday, April 30, 2011 at 8:08pm

Critical Thinking (philosophy)
Please disregard the changed answer to # 7. I have posted the changes in my answers and they are maked with a #
Saturday, April 30, 2011 at 7:58pm

Critical Thinking (philosophy)
8. <11{2[3(02)26]}> Aron: The two double A batteries in my CD player are dead, so the CD player doesn’t work. My television remote control, which also uses two double A batteries, works fine. So if I move the two batteries from my television remote control to my CD ...
Saturday, April 30, 2011 at 7:56pm

Critical Thinking (philosophy)
I agree with your answers for 6 and 7. But I'm not sure -- or disagree with your other answers.
Saturday, April 30, 2011 at 7:31pm

Critical Thinking (philosophy)
Answers are post with # sign in front. Thank you so much!
Saturday, April 30, 2011 at 7:13pm

Critical Thinking (philosophy)
6. <21{1[1(01)01]}> Since Jessica’s participation in local politics increased significantly after she joined her school’s political science club, it is clear that her involvement in that club led her to take an interest in politics. The argument above is flawed...
Saturday, April 30, 2011 at 7:12pm

Philosophy ( Critical Thinking)
Good! Thanks. This is much easier to check.
Saturday, April 30, 2011 at 7:01pm

Critical Thinking (philosophy)
Great! All are correct!
Saturday, April 30, 2011 at 6:58pm

Critical Thinking (philosophy)
My answers have a # sign by them.
Saturday, April 30, 2011 at 6:57pm

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)
Hello Ms. Sue, I put a pound sign by my answers (first 5).
Saturday, April 30, 2011 at 6:53pm

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 other ...
Saturday, April 30, 2011 at 6:51pm

Philosophy ( Critical Thinking)
There are students that have posted similar questions. I was just asking for confirmation, that is all. I am not cheating.
Saturday, April 30, 2011 at 6:45pm

Philosophy ( Critical Thinking)
Since your answer choices are not numbered, and it's also difficult to scroll back and forth between the questions and your answers, please post only 5 questions in each post and star * the answers you believe are correct.
Saturday, April 30, 2011 at 6:39pm

Philosophy ( Critical Thinking)
My answers are posted at the ottom, Ijust needed confirmation.
Saturday, April 30, 2011 at 6:38pm

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