Disablility RQs - Meaning, Happiness and the Good Life...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Meaning, Happiness and the Good Life • Cathal Woods Reading Questions on the Quality of Life of Disabled People Reading: Kazez pp. 88-98 Background: This is difficult and controversial material. Keep asking yourself whether you agree  with what Kazez is saying. 1. What point is Kazez making with her mention of the slogan "A mind is a terrible thing to  waste?"  I think the point that Kazez is trying to make is that the mind is the over-arching device you use  to create autonomy, and the adaptation to learn.  We can’t equate that to the small-scale abilities  like being able to do calculus.  The mind isn’t just being able to perform at certain subjects, but  being able to conduct yourself through your life. 2. What is Kazez's reason for not including "having children" on the list of necessities? That the time spent of parenting children could be spent on something else that could cause 
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Image of page 2
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

This homework help was uploaded on 04/19/2008 for the course PHIL 201 taught by Professor Woods during the Spring '08 term at Virginia Wesleyan.

Page1 / 2

Disablility RQs - Meaning, Happiness and the Good Life...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 2. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online