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MCMASTERPHILOS 2YY3V IgneskiFall

[PHILOS 2YY3] - Midterm Exam Guide - Everything you need to know! (15 pages long)

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Ethical/moral relativism-moral principles are relative to culture or individual choice, no absolute universal moral standard held by all societies at a
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PHILOS 2YY3 Study Guide - Winter 2018, Comprehensive Midterm Notes - Utilitarianism, Soul, Socrates

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MCMASTERPHILOS 2YY3Jeffrey D' SouzaWinter

[PHILOS 2YY3] - Final Exam Guide - Ultimate 54 pages long Study Guide!

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Self-conception: looking at basic features in terms of which i actively define myself. Ie: one may believe recycling is good, but until one desires to
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MCMASTERPHILOS 2YY3James SikkemaWinter

PHILOS 2YY3 Study Guide - Comprehensive Final Exam Guide - Utilitarianism, Soul, Socrates

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MCMASTERPHILOS 2YY3V IgneskiFall

PHILOS 2YY3 Study Guide - Midterm Guide: Subjectivism, Cultural Relativism, Conventionalism

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Moral objectivism: some moral principles are universally valid. Moral relativism: moral principles are relative to culture or individual choice: subjec
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MCMASTERPHILOS 2YY3V IgneskiFall

PHILOS 2YY3 Study Guide - Midterm Guide: Robert Nozick, Egotism, Conventionalism

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20 Oct 2016
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Midterm review for introduction to ethics 2yy3 fall 2016. Louis p. pojman: a defense of ethical objectivism pg. Ethical relativism is split into two; s
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MCMASTERPHILOS 2YY3V IgneskiWinter

PHILOS 2YY3 Study Guide - Midterm Guide: The Foundations, Applied Mathematics, Immanuel Kant

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21 Apr 2015
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Ethical relativism maintains that all moral principles are valid relative to cultural or individual choice denies independently justified moral princip
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MCMASTERPHILOS 2YY3Jeffrey D' SouzaWinter

PHILOS 2YY3 Study Guide - Final Guide: Derek Parfit, Anger Management, Open-Question Argument

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27 Sep 2016
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Part a: short answer questions: (worth 60 marks. Based on video: adrian piper"s two conceptions of the self (1984) Metaphysics: branch of philosophy th
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MCMASTERPHILOS 2YY3Dr. James Sikkema Winter

PHILOS 2YY3 Final: Ethics Exam Review

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Note: the final exam will be made up of 25 of the following 38 questions. In one case something is innately good in itself. In another there is a depen
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MCMASTERPHILOS 2YY3V IgneskiWinter

PHILOS 2YY3 Final: philosophy midtermnotes.docx

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21 Apr 2015
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Ethical relativism maintains that all moral principles are valid relative to cultural or individual choice denies independently justified moral princip
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MCMASTERPHILOS 1B03James SikemmaWinter

PHILOS 1B03 Study Guide - Final Guide: Negative Liberty, Positive Liberty, Free Free

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1 Jul 2019
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MCMASTERPHILOS 1B03James SikemmaWinter

PHILOS 1B03 Midterm: 1B03 Midterm

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1 Jul 2019
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Philos 1b03 midterm review: all men are naturally in a state of perfect. Locke: first duty is to themselves as rational. Locke: a right of making laws
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MCMASTERPHILOS 2B03Richard ArthurSpring

PHILOS 2B03 Study Guide - Midterm Guide: Existential Quantification, Universal Quantification, List Of Cluedo Characters

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9 Apr 2019
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50 minutes 4 pages - answer all of the following questions. Matching/identify: rewrite each of the following categorical claims as a quantified formula
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MCMASTERPHILOS 2B03Richard ArthurSpring

PHILOS 2B03 Study Guide - Midterm Guide: Modus Tollens, Modus Ponens, Sequent

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9 Apr 2019
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MCMASTERPSYCH 2AP3Richard B DaySummer

PSYCH 2AP3 Study Guide - Final Guide: Psychodynamic Psychotherapy, Cengage Learning, Animal Magnetism

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6 Aug 2019
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MCMASTERGEOG 1HA3Michael MercierWinter

GEOG 1HA3 Midterm: Political Geography

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9 Jul 2019
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MCMASTERGEOG 1HA3Michael MercierWinter

GEOG 1HA3 Final: Exam Review

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9 Jul 2019
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MCMASTERGEOG 1HA3Michael MercierWinter

GEOG 1HA3 Midterm: Cities and Settlements

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9 Jul 2019
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MCMASTERGEOG 1HA3Michael MercierWinter

GEOG 1HA3 Midterm: Midterm Review

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MCMASTERGEOG 1HA3Michael MercierWinter

GEOG 1HA3 Midterm: Midterm 1

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9 Jul 2019
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Some areas are more suitable for human habitation than others e. g. where people do and do not settle. Scale: indicates the spatial relationship betwee
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MCMASTERPHILOS 2YY3V IgneskiWinter

PHILOS 2YY3 Lecture Notes - Lecture 7: Derek Parfit

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8 Apr 2015
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Talks about 3 main views (hedonism, desire fulfillment theory, objective list theory) Your life goes best if you are happier, if it is more pleasant. S
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MCMASTERPHILOS 2YY3V IgneskiWinter

PHILOS 2YY3 Lecture Notes - Lecture 20: Thomas Nagel, Deontological Ethics, Consequentialism

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8 Apr 2015
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Nagel tries to explain what justifies rules of war. Argues that there are certain constraints on what we can do in bringing about certain states of aff
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MCMASTERPHILOS 2YY3V IgneskiWinter

PHILOS 2YY3 Lecture Notes - Lecture 11: Trolley Problem, Philippa Foot

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8 Apr 2015
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We can use what we figure out by thinking about a situation in later situations. You are driving a trolley, it"s going down the tracks, you notice that
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MCMASTERPHILOS 2YY3V IgneskiWinter

PHILOS 2YY3 Lecture Notes - Lecture 16: Kantian Ethics, Categorical Imperative

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8 Apr 2015
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Formula of the end in itself (formula of. She"s interpreting kant (categorical imperative) and saying how we can use the categorical imperative to reas
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MCMASTERPHILOS 2YY3Jeffrey D' SouzaWinter

PHILOS 2YY3 Lecture Notes - Lecture 6: Egotism, Glaucon

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27 Sep 2016
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Is there really a reason why i should act in the ways in which hitherto i have thought i ought to act? . ***note: we are not studying sociological conc
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MCMASTERPHILOS 2YY3V IgneskiFall

PHILOS 2YY3 Lecture Notes - Lecture 1: Relativism, The Foundations, Negative Number

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20 Dec 2016
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Notions of good/bad, right/wrong cease to have interpersonal evaluative meaning. We might not approve of the views of ted bundy, but that is just a mat
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MCMASTERPHILOS 2YY3James SikkemaWinter

PHILOS 2YY3 Lecture Notes - Lecture 12: Moral Relativism, Cultural Relativism, Relativism

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16 May 2018
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I(cid:374)di(cid:448)idual (cid:449)ho de(cid:272)ides, you do you, i(cid:859)ll do (cid:373)e. Incoherent thesis, which makes the category or morality
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MCMASTERPHILOS 2YY3V IgneskiFall

PHILOS 2YY3 Lecture Notes - Lecture 5: Jeremy Bentham, Robert Nozick, Monism

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26 Sep 2016
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Intrinsic value (good for its own sake, ex. pleasure) vs. instrumental value (valuable because it leads us to something good, ex. money) Objective (has
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MCMASTERPHILOS 2YY3V IgneskiFall

PHILOS 2YY3 Lecture Notes - Lecture 2: Feminist Ethics, Virginia Held, Nel Noddings

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1 Nov 2017
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MCMASTERPHILOS 2YY3V IgneskiWinter

PHILOS 2YY3 Lecture Notes - Lecture 12: Shelly Kagan, Kantian Ethics, Consequentialism

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8 Apr 2015
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Frankena l reconciling ethical theories & common sense morality. We"re going to look at a view inbetween 2 views we looked at: This view will say that
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MCMASTERPHILOS 2YY3James SikkemmaSpring

PHILOS 2YY3 Chapter Notes - Chapter Hospers and Mill: John Stuart Mill, Rule Utilitarianism, Categorical Imperative

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3 Apr 2018
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Mill seeks to distinguish happiness from mere sensual pleasure. Utility = aka the greatest happiness principle": holds that actions are right when they
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MCMASTERPHILOS 2YY3James SikkemmaSpring

PHILOS 2YY3 Chapter Notes - Chapter Harman: Moral Relativism, Relativism

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3 Apr 2018
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Reading 5 - - harman, a defense of ethical relativism . In this section, harman defends a form of ethical relativism: according to which, our moral obl
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MCMASTERPHILOS 2YY3James SikkemmaSpring

PHILOS 2YY3 Chapter Notes - Chapter Utilitarianism: Rule Utilitarianism, Consequentialism

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3 Apr 2018
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Hardwood examines eleven criticisms of various forms of utilitarianism. Argues that the most plausible form of utilitarianism is act-utilitarianism opp
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MCMASTERPHILOS 2YY3James SikkemmaSpring

PHILOS 2YY3 Chapter Notes - Chapter Virtue Ethics: Virtue Ethics, Eudaimonia, Final Good

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3 Apr 2018
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Says that virtues are simply those characteristics that enable individuals to live well in communities. To achieve a state of well-being (eudaimonia),
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MCMASTERPHILOS 2YY3James SikkemmaSpring

PHILOS 2YY3 Chapter Notes - Chapter Polman: Moral Relativism, Subjectivism, Thomas Hobbes

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3 Apr 2018
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Reading 6 - pojman a defense of ethical objectivism . Attempts to analyze the structure of ethical relativism by two things: the diversity thesis and t
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MCMASTERPHILOS 2YY3James SikkemmaSpring

PHILOS 2YY3 Chapter Notes - Chapter Bentham: Experience Machine, Bad Tendency

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3 Apr 2018
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Reading 7 - bentham, classical hedonism and nozick,the experience machine. He argues that pleasure is the only intrinsic value and pain is the only int
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MCMASTERPHILOS 2YY3James SikkemmaSpring

PHILOS 2YY3 Chapter Notes - Chapter Plato: Ethical Egoism, Egotism, Existentialism

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3 Apr 2018
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MCMASTERPHILOS 2YY3James SikkemmaSpring

PHILOS 2YY3 Chapter Frankenna: Reading 20 – Frankenna "A critique of virtue-based ethics"

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3 Apr 2018
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Reading 19 frankena a critique of virtue-based ethics . Agrees with the virtue-ethicist in the importance of character: yet argues that the nature of t
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MCMASTERPHILOS 2YY3James SikkemmaSpring

PHILOS 2YY3 Chapter Notes - Chapter Plato: Polemarchus, Thrasymachus

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3 Apr 2018
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Reading 2 plato what is right conduct? . S: the definition of justice is not speaking the truth and repaying what you have borrowed. Defining friend" a
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MCMASTERPHILOS 2YY3James SikkemmaSpring

PHILOS 2YY3 Chapter Notes - Chapter Virtue Ethics: Virtue Ethics, Desiderative Mood, Whist

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Reading 19 - - hursthouse virtue and emotion . She proposes and defends a conception of how, within the framework of a virtue ethics, practical wisdom
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