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Unformatted text preview: Higgins, 2010). Gilligan backs up her claims by running a series of studies, mostly of women, on how a mature woman understands the moral problems. With amazing result, “Gilligan claimed that both types of moral reasoning were important to a fully developed person and society.” (Solomon & Higgins, 2010) East Asian Philosophy is also very interesting to me. Chinese philosophers like Confucius seemed to be passionate. More like a woman’s point of view of the earth. The importance of harmony in life can make the world seem like a better place to live. Chinese philosophers portray that we should enjoy our life and our family, and the world around us. It is like not having a certain place for everyone, but a place that everyone is accepted. References Solomon, R. C., & Higgins, K. M. (2010). The Big Questions: A short Introduction to Philosophy (Eighth Edition ed.). Belmont: Wadsworth, Cengage Learning....
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This note was uploaded on 06/14/2011 for the course PHIL 1001 taught by Professor Murrayskees during the Winter '10 term at Walden University.
- Winter '10