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PHIL 1106 Lecture Notes - Lecture 10: Moral Influence Theory Of Atonement

Celebrated Athletes as Role Models? For and Against Exemplarism Sound Argument: ValidDeductive, premises are truecorrect, therefore the conclusion must be truecorrect Nike commercials Barkley For: Influence on young perso...

Philosophy
PHIL 1106
John Russell
Rules Proposition and arguement.docx

Rules Proposition and arguement Rule 1-1-must approach the text with an open mind Rule 1-2-read actively and critically Rule 1-3- identify the conclusion and the premises Rule 1-4 outline paraphrase or s...

Philosophy
PHIL 1100
U.Abaci
PHIL 1100 Lecture Notes - Pineal Gland, Scientific Revolution, Analytic Geometry

St. Augustine St. Augustine’s Synthesis of Plato and Christianity  Plato’s (and Socrates’) views were revolutionary o The existence of an immaterial reality separate from the physical world ...

Philosophy
PHIL 1100
U.Abaci
PHIL 1100 Lecture Notes - Anytus, Episteme

Socrates Socrates’ Central Concern:  Psyche: “true self” or “soul”  Every soul seeks happiness, there is a clearly defined path to achieving happiness  Truly happy: people who lead reflec...

Philosophy
PHIL 1100
U.Abaci
PHIL 1100 Lecture Notes - Language Acquisition, Hate Speech, Language Change

September 18, 2012  You need language to talk about language  Language by definition is a social phenomenon  Language origins  Language acquisition  “Magical” words  Two theories of langu...

Philosophy
PHIL 1100
U.Abaci
PHIL 1100 Lecture Notes - The Whistleblower

Ethics  Ethics: the study of values that govern our moral character and our relationships with other people.  Ethical concepts include right and wrong, good and bad, just and unjust, fair and unfa...

Philosophy
PHIL 1100
U.Abaci
PHIL 1100 Lecture Notes - Bertrand Russell, Begging, Thrasymachus

Fallacies of Relevance and the Socratic model o Appeal to authority/tradition/bandwagon o Appeal to emotion o Appeal to personal attack o Red herring o...

Philosophy
PHIL 1100
U.Abaci
PHIL 1100 Lecture Notes - Jean-Jacques Rousseau, Ethical Subjectivism, John Searle

Ethical Relativism  Ethical Relativism: each person determines what is morally right o What I feel is right is right. What I feel is wrong is wrong. – Jean- Jacques Rousseau o The vi...

Philosophy
PHIL 1100
U.Abaci
PHIL 1100 Lecture Notes - Cultural Relativism

Ethical Absolutism  Absolutism: the view that at least some moral values are universal and apply to all individuals and cultures o There are universal moral values that apply to everyone in all ...

Philosophy
PHIL 1100
U.Abaci
PHIL 1100 Lecture Notes - Nel Noddings, Virtue Ethics, Deontological Ethics

Empathy- The Ethics of Care  Ethics of Care/Feminist Ethics o Ethics of care: used to designate other-centered theories that emphasize the role of others in our moral relationships (incl...

Philosophy
PHIL 1100
U.Abaci
PHIL 1100 Lecture Notes - Harmonious Society, Ochlocracy, Distributive Justice

Elements of a Just Society  Retributive – trying to answer question “how does society treat people who do not follow the rules” – if not consistent, society disintegrates o Theory of justice dealing...

Philosophy
PHIL 1100
U.Abaci
PHIL 1100 Lecture Notes - John Stuart Mill, Determinism, Compatibilism

Determinism  Events in physical universe display well-defined causal connections; scientific perspective  Biological realm displays causal connections; relationship between mind and body ...

Philosophy
PHIL 1100
U.Abaci
PHIL 1100 Lecture Notes - Ethical Egoism, Psychological Egoism, Ethical Subjectivism

Egoism as a Universal Principle  Egoism (problematic view of Absolutism) o Do not get this confused with ethical subjectivism (what happens to be right or wrong is dependent on how we think ab...

Philosophy
PHIL 1100
U.Abaci
PHIL 1100 Lecture Notes - Ethical Egoism, Hedonism, Epicurus

Consequences- Utilitarianism  Hedonism: the view that pleasure is the only thing truly of value. o Some hedonists emphasize the “higher” pleasures such as intellectual pursuits. o Mo...

Philosophy
PHIL 1100
U.Abaci
PHIL 1100 Lecture Notes - Empirical Evidence, Personal Identity, Empiricism

Consciouness and construction of self The Self is Consciousness: Locke  Personal identity is made possible by self-consciousness.  Scientific perspective, clear thinking, rigorous analysis  ...

Philosophy
PHIL 1100
U.Abaci
Permachart - Marketing Reference Guide: Dualism (Philosophy Of Mind), Ethical Egoism, Noumenon

l e a r n • r e f e r e n c e • r e v i e w permacharts TM PPhilosophy METAPHYSICS I: UNIVERSALS ...

Philosophy
PHLD79H3
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