Theistic Response To Meaning
Holds that human life has meaning because humans are part of a larger plan devised by God.
Within this plan, all things in the universe have purpose and value, relating us to a larger and
more significant whole.
Meaning And Hu
Physician-assisted suicide refers to the case in which a patient can have a
physician end his/her life as painlessly and with as much dignity as possible
Currently, only Montana, Oregon, Vermont, and Washington have legalized
Intro to Philosophy
8 November 2015
Moral rights have played a role in our society for the better. These rights help make us
equal and have brought up value in every person life. Moral rights should be viewed as
1. A question of meaning is about why we exist or if we even exist. To be more clear it
means that it helps us understand who we really are as humanity. A example of that is if
we are conscious of ourselves or if we are just a soul in a body being aware
611 - 546 B.C.E.
Student of Thales
Believed that the universe was made of apeiron (stuff) the "indefinite" infinite
Founder of The Principle of Sufficient Reason
Believed that "motion" caused the universe to move up and down, back and forth
The attempt to answer the question: What is real? You might think that reality just consists in
physical objects. But what do we say about goodness, justice, God or economic forces?
The view that matter is the ultimate constituent
Born in Italy
Example of Classical Theism Faith and Reason
Clearly Aristotelian in his philosophy
Problem of Evil
If God exists, God is all powerful, all knowing, and morally perfect. There is evil, therefore, God
Begins with wonder, means the love of wisdom, aims to enable us to seek our own answers to
the questions asked in wonder
Student of Socrates, considered the father of philosophy, recorded socrated teachings
wrote about the cave in the rep
The study of morality. . Morality consists of the standards that an individual or a group has about
what is right and what is wrong. Usually, moral standards apply to issues that we believe are
The view that there is o
What a human being is.
Endorsed self interest view (psycological egoism) people only act within their own self interest. If
i save you its only because i dont want you to die not for you.
Schlick was born in Berlin to a wealthy
A philosophy of pleasure
Seek pleasure; avoid pain
Two types - (1) Cyrenaic and (2) Epicurean
While all pleasure is good, it must be rational and in moderation.
The philosophy of duty (ancient Greeks)
"Face the pain and
"The love of wisdom"
philo (hobby/friendly love)
The study of reality
The concept that ideas are real
The concept that the material world is real
Two opposing philosophical
In political and social philosophy, we are referring toa politically organized body of people who
occupy a definite territory and whose political organization has sovereign authority within that
The study of society and
Name: Lexi Anteau
Rocket #: R01079391
SMART Goal Setting
Make the deans list
All 4 years of college
Personal achievement and good for future careers
Who? - Who is involved in this goal?
What? - What do yo