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QUEEN'SPHIL 115Prof.Winter

PHIL 115 Lecture Notes - Rote Learning, John Dewey, Critical Thinking

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19 Apr 2013
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Knowledge is power to transform the world. john dewey. Knowledge doesn t give us the power, but rather the inclination to solve problems. In politics,
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QUEEN'SPHIL 115Prof.Winter

PHIL 115 Lecture Notes - Interpersonal Relationship, Mass Society

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19 Apr 2013
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Answer 4 of 6 questions on the exam, 45 min/question. Each will have a passage from each book. Identify the author, then a detailed analysis of the pas
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QUEEN'SPHIL 115Prof.Winter

PHIL 115 Lecture Notes - Progressive Education, John Dewey, Truthiness

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19 Apr 2013
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The book is from his middle period. It"s supposed to be a general overview of his philosophy. Born in burlington, vermont to a hard-working devout chri
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QUEEN'SPHIL 115Prof.Winter

PHIL 115 Lecture Notes - Meliorism, Human Nature, Empiricism

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19 Apr 2013
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Pragmatism, chapter 3: applications to metaphysical problems, common sense. We should not take a philosopher s word for it when he says there is an iss
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QUEEN'SPHIL 115Prof.Winter

PHIL 115 Lecture Notes - Untimely Meditations, Sociality, Human Nature

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19 Apr 2013
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His last 11 years of life were spent in insanity and he did not write a word after january 1889. Torino, italy: he suffered a completely irreversible p
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QUEEN'SPHIL 115Prof.Winter

PHIL 115 Lecture Notes - Perspectivism, Friedrich Nietzsche, Political Philosophy

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19 Apr 2013
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Nietzsche has no theory of it, however, we have to regard thought as a personal expression: the will to power. Philosophy is a discipline, ideas a pers
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QUEEN'SPHIL 115Prof.Winter

PHIL 115 Lecture Notes - Ultimate Power, Totalitarianism, Friedrich Nietzsche

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19 Apr 2013
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Marcel s distinction between a problem and a mystery. It s a worry of modern culture, diagnosing culture as being too nihilistic. The notion of mystery
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QUEEN'SPHIL 115Prof.Winter

PHIL 115 Lecture Notes - Ancient Greek Philosophy, The Dilemma, Correspondence Theory Of Truth

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19 Apr 2013
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It is distinguished from older forms of british empiricism for the following reasons: the mind experiences objects directly, not ideas, we experience r
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QUEEN'SPHIL 115Prof.Winter

PHIL 115 Lecture Notes - On Liberty, Correspondence Theory Of Truth, Empiricism

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19 Apr 2013
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It was difficult to challenge common opinion about anything, and philosophers have to challenge them. Those opinions that are self-evidently stupid now
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QUEEN'SPHIL 115Prof.Winter

PHIL 115 Lecture Notes - Foundationalism, Kantian Ethics, Liberal Democracy

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19 Apr 2013
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The attributes of john stuart mill and all above. Mill will reply to kant"s moral philosophy with his moral theory of utilitarianism. It serves as an a
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