2- What is the doctrine of “survivals”? How is it connected to the idea of intellectual evolution? 3- Can the study of contemporary tribal societies shed light on ancient history? Or vice versa? In particular, on what assumptions would it seem useful to be explaining the origin of religion by […]
. For this assignment CHOOSE ONE of the following cases to read. A. “Case 4: Factory Farming and Animal Suffering” from Burnor & Raley Ch. 6, pp. 130-131 or B. “Case 3: Universal Healthcare” from Burnor & Raley Ch. 7, pp. 148 – 149 A. “Walking down the meat isle […]
Write a five page essay on the following subject: Select one of the Problem Cases on pages 74 to77 in the text. Briefly explain the issue. Choose two of the Ethical Theories (Mill, Kant, Aristotle, Rawls or Lindemann) presented in Chapter One. Describe how each of these two would be […]
Plato’s works are presented as dialogues; that is, they recount conversations between Socrates and other people in his community. The Bhagavad Gita is presented in poetic verse and tells the story of a conversation between Prince Arjuna and Krishna, a god who offers Arjuna advice at a moment of distress. […]
Comment on Donald Trump’s meteoric, yet improbable, rise to power, becoming the president of the United States. It what way does he embody the Uber Mensch that Nietzsche describes and aspires toward? In what way is it different? How does Nietzsche’s position come to bear on your own research topic? […]
The paper is a philosophy class final paper and required using in-class reading sources with proper MLA citation. It should be fine worked and high quality. It requires introduction, analysis of two readings and arguments of two authors, my own argument and reasons to support it.