Professor: Emmanuel Nartey
Should Marijuana Be Legalized
There is a big debate on whether marijuana should be legalized or not and although the
U.S. classifies marijuana as a Schedule l controlled substance which means it has no acceptab
Professor Payal Doctor
16 March 2016
TWO MEN ONE WORLD
Simon Critchley asks What Is a Philosopher? While Bertrand Russell speaks on The
Value of Philosophy. Two different men, two different aspects, ideas formed about one world,
Professor Payal Doctor
25 March 2016
(VANITY AND MIRAGE ON RAPE)
Mirage: So in class today the teacher asked us what makes rape considered rape? What do you
Vanity: Rape is when you are forced into sexual a
Cri du Chat
Cri du chat is one of the most common syndromes caused by chromosomal deletion,
affecting between one in twenty-thousand and one in fifty-thousand children.
Cri du chat syndrome is also called 5p deletion syndrome.
Identified in 1963 from Dr.
1. (a) The space allocated for an average egg-laying factory hen is 48 to 72 square inches.
Artificial lighting is used to mimic the longest days of summer, to induce the hens to lay the
maximum number of eggs all year round. A yea
1. Jake Hillard lives in Mabelvale, Arkansas with her husband Lee Nierstheimer and two
children. This middle class family was chosen by the author for their basic meat and potato
diet, also known as SAD (Standard American Diet). Th
The Environmental Ethics
Pleistocene Extinctions and Mad Cowboy
1. (a) The Pleistocene period begun about two million years ago and ended about 11,000 years
(b) According to scientific evidence Native americans came from northeastern Asia. They
1.i) The hypothesis that his fire-drive method of hunting created the world's great grasslands
and helped to exterminate the monster mammals of the Pleistocene from much of the globe is
ii) The Aswan Dam, flooding 5000
Homework. Buddhist Economics.
1. A theory of economics that fits a societys overall values means it supports both conditions of their
religious morals and economics progress.
(a) By addressing advanced they mean a country that is more prog
HW on Animal Liberation by Peter Singer
1. (a) The full title of chapter 1 is All Animals are equal. It means that all animals should have same
rights. It should not vary on their dominance to others.
(b) Thomas Taylor attempted to re
May 20, 2014
Kantian Ethics Deontolgy
Beatriz, Louis, Nicole, Junaid
1. The life of Kant
a. German Philosopher
b. Born in 1774 and Dies in 1804
c. Lived and Dies and Konigsberg
d. Attended University of Konigsberg
e. Was a party animal. (He th
What is Ethics?
So far we have discussed ethics in a way where it is something that connects two people
or two groups of people; ethics of humanity. In the Euthyphro it was the questioning of
In order to understand the categorical imperative we must break it down. To break down
the word, an imperative, in Kant's use of the word, is something that, based on reason,
one ought to do, or a command. An imperative that is categorical is one that oug
Ethics and Moral Issues
Length: 6-7 pages
In Act II, Scene 1 of Ariel Dorfmans play Death and the Maiden, Paulina Salas explains what she
wanted to do to Roberto Miranda when she heard his voice that night (pp. 40-41). Ho
Name: _Junaid Khan_Date _June 3, 2014_
When working in teams, there are some things that are only appreciated by an internal
source. Please assess the quality of your teammates and how much they contributed to
this project. Please use the last column to a
Origins of Morality: David Hume
1. While the human heart is compounded of the same elements as at present, it will never
be wholly indifferent to public good, nor entirely unaff
Is Torture Needed Now?
As the Geneva Convention states, torture means any act by which severe pain or
suffering, whether physical or mental, is intentionally inflicted on a person. So we know
Formal philosophy is called logic, but material philosophy, which has to do with
determinate objects and the laws to which they are subjected, is once again twofold.
For these laws are either laws of nature or of freedom. The science of the rst is
June 10, 2014
HUP104: Ethics and Moral Issues
Paulinas Reciprocity and Justice
Throughout reading the play Death and the Maiden, I found it very unfair for
Roberto to be in the position he was in. Paulinas ideas of reciproci