Philosophy midterm

Philosophy midterm - Sean Rivers Philosophy Mr. Felton...

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Sean Rivers Philosophy Mr. Felton Wednesday, November 02, 2005 Philosophy Midterm Some things change lives. Just as a certain seasoning will alter a food so that no matter what happens to that food you can always tell that that certain seasoning is present, so also has philosophy affected me. No matter what happens to me, I will always have a new way of viewing things. I’m a fairly analytical and calm person. I manage to view most things outside of the lense of emotion. But never before has my ability to see things from more than one point of view been more pronounced. Take my English class for instance. We have just finished The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn. This book has carried more controversies with it throughout its life than perhaps even the bible. As we studied the arguments surrounding Mark Twain’s use of a certain derogatory term for African-Americans I could see the validity of both side’s arguments instead of just blindly following one. It was a rather alien sensation to be almost above the argument and watching both sides and
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This note was uploaded on 05/17/2008 for the course PHI 104 taught by Professor Roberteason during the Spring '07 term at SUNY Stony Brook.

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