Per Hallman, philosophy is defined as the love for wisdom from the Greek language which was
obtained from the two words philein and sophia which translates to love and wisdom.
Philosophy and the nature of philosophical activity are ways or thinking about
Identify three main differences and three main similarities between the Cherokee account of creation
and the Biblical creation stories. Based on the readings, do you believe creation narratives are
important? Why or why not? Defend your position.
Skinner: I trust that man is unique since he is a moral being. However, man has come up with a social
environment that makes him behave in respect to himself and others. This therefore means that man
does not possess morality.
Sartre: I can bring a moral
Nietzch and Freud are at sitting in a coffee shop having a cup of tea.
Nietsch begins to explain his theory to freud of a superman.
Nietsch: My version of the superman is the more evolved human of the future. The concept of the
superman comes from the the
Philosophy 101 Lesson 4
A: Three main differences between the creation stories of Cherokee and Biblical are the way the earth
was formed without water, the beings that created the earth without water, and the way man was born.
In the Cherokee creation sto
Philosophy 101 Lesson 5 Essay
I believe materialism is the closest to my belief in what reality is. The entire subject of reality
makes me a little uneasy because Ive never fully thought and considered it. Reality as defined
by the dictionary is, the worl
Philosophy 101 lesson 6 Reading Journal
Rationalism is a theory that believes reason rather than experience should be the foundation of certainty
in all knowledge. Empiricism is the theory that knowledge is based on experience. So according to
PHI 101 lesson 2 reading journal
Group A question:
According to Socrates and Plato, a true philosopher welcomes death. What arguments
are presented to support their beliefs? Does their perspective apply to everyone? How
does knowledge of their beliefs con
PHI 101 Lesson 1 Philosophical Short Essay:
Define philosophy and the nature of philosophical activity? I am new to the subject of
philosophy and the nature of philosophical active and I know that my view is going to change as
I learn what philosophy trul
What, according to Descartes, are the essential differences between soul and body? What are
his principal reasons for believing that these differences exist? Do you believe that the soul and body
differ essentially? If so, what are your reasons for belie
Define philosophy and the nature of philosophical activity. How
do you envision that philosophical thinking and writing contribute
to your own life journey?
Use the Lesson 1 content and the article Writing
Philosophically from the Required Reading to form
The Essential Differences Between Soul and Body
Some people believe that the soul and body differ essentially, while others believe they
are the same. However, the body could not function without the soul. The body works as a
vessel, to keep the
December 12, 2014
All Animals Go To Heaven
Do all animals go to heaven? The internet is recently buzzing about Pope Francis I
making a statement that they do (some attribute it to Paul VI). Th