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Chapter 1 Assignment - positive life experience you must...

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Steven Seage 1/8/08 Food For Though Chapter 1 1. Invented stories that affect the world today: Cinderella Goldilocks and the 3 bears Little Red Riding Hood Three Little Pigs 2. I believe that philosophy does paint a different view of the world than religion does. In philosophy, one will attempt to rationalize the world and explain reality. Through logic we can get a better understanding of the world. In my opinion religion is irrational. I say this because there is an element of faith that, by definition believes without any proof. To say that something is beyond a doubt true without any proof is irrational. For this reason I think that religion and philosophy paint different views of the world. 3. Socrates said, “The unexamined life is not worth living”. I agree with this statement sole heartedly. Many people get caught up in the everyday routines that they don’t even sit down and examine life. They take things at face value. I think that in order to have a
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Unformatted text preview: positive life experience you must question and exercise your mind. In order to better understand yourself and the world around you one must question life and, if it leads to more complexity than before, your goal is complete. Life is about not knowing. The more that one finds the answers to things the more that one realizes that there is so much more to be learned. 4. Scientific or Philosophical? 1. Scientific 2. Philosophical 3. Philosophical 4. Both 5. Philosophical 6. Both 7. Both 8. Philosophical 9. Philosophical 10. Philosophical 5. Personal Philosophy Yes Yes I dont know I dont know No Yes Yes No No No Yes No Yes No No No No No 6. Questions in Philosophy 1. Ethics 2. Metaphysics 3. Epistemology 4. Logic 5. Metaphysics 6. Aesthetics 7. Epistemology 8. Logic 9. Ethics 10. Metaphysics 11. Logic 12. Epistemology 13. Ethics...
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