All are required to submit a 3 to 5 page double-spaced essay in standard college format on virtue ethics. Standard college format means: 1-inch margines; Times Roman 12 pt font; half-inch indentation and double spacing on all paragraphs; no additional spacing between paragraphs. Consult the MLA style guide in “Course […]
Write an essay critically examining Hobbes’s account of good and evil. What does it mean to call a thing good or evil, for Hobbes? How does Hobbes’s view differ from the views of other philosophers on this subject? Do you thing Hobbes’s account is correct? Defend your answer. I will […]
In deciding a course of action, what procedure should a utilitarian follow? How does Mill’s utilitarianism differ from Bentham’s? What reasons does Mill give for acting in accordance with utilitarianism?
Take a position on this question, taking special note of the considerations raised in chapter four and five of Singer’s book. You must settle whether the same moral judgments should apply to all animals (both human and non-human), or whether a distinction should be struck between human animals and non-humans […]
Read poem, “Know Thy Self,” (highlighted below) and watch the video on Prezi presentation with Carter G. Woodson. Describe what that poem and video mean to you. How do you think Woodson and Friere would respond to the poem? How do you think each of these scholars would define what […]