MECHANICS:
The course is divided into two parts, corresponding to the ways in which
we value nature, and what it is we value as nature.
At the end of each half of the course, there is a take-home essa
46 / The Logic of Atomic Sentences
3. There are many students in the lm class. After all, many students attend lm screenings and only students in the lm class attend screenings.
4. There are thirty st
Translating complex noun phrases / 245
9.13
Assume we are working in an extension of the rst-order language of arithmetic with the
additional predicates Even(x) and Prime(x), meaning, respectively, x
Week 1
CH 2 Sec 0 1 Argument, Validity , Logical Consequence Concepts
Argument is any series of statements in which conclusion is meant to be supported by the premises. The
sentences providing the evi
The first-order language of set theory / 37
Section 1.6
The rst-order language of set theory
Fol was initially developed for use in mathematics, and consequently the
most familiar rst-order languages
Chapter 14
More about Quantication
Many English sentences take the form
QAB
where Q is a determiner expression like every, some, the, more than half the,
at least three, no, many, Maxs, etc.; A is a c
170 / Formal Proofs and Boolean Logic
try informal proof
working backwards
doesnt really follow from the information given. Your rst step in trying to
construct a proof should always be to convince yo
Strategy and tactics / 361
1. y x SameCol(x, y)
2. d x SameCol(x, d)
3. c
4. SameCol(c, d)
5. y SameCol(c, y)
6. x y SameCol(x, y)
7. x y SameCol(x, y)
Elim: 2
Intro: 4
Intro: 35
Elim: 1, 26
Notic
Wffs and sentences / 233
used in connection with a variable, and so is a variable binding operator. The
combination x is read for some object x, or (somewhat misleadingly) for
some x. If we wanted to
PHIL 364/HIST 394: Darwin, Evolution and Modern History VERSION #4
Winter Term 1 2017-18
Wednesdays 3 p.m. 5:45 p.m. West Mall Swing space 121
Instructor: Chris Stephens
Office: Buchanan E-356
Office
PHIL 364/HIST 394Darwin, Evolution and Modern History
Paper Topics and Information
Drafts of your term paper are due (in class) on Wednesday, November 1st. You will peer review one
anothers papers in
Professor Margolis
PHIL101, 2017-2018 T1
Paper Assignment #2
Due Date: November 22 (Wednesday)
Select one of the following topics:
TOPIC A: Can Science Study Souls?
One reason why many philosophers an
Thursday, September 28, 2017
3:45 PM
(1)There are those who believe that even if God isn't needed as the author of moral rules,
he is nevertheless required as the enforcer of them, for (2) without t
DISCUSSION ACTIVITY 1 PROBLEM SET
DUE: Sat, Sep. 23 at noon (i.e., at 12pm)
Unit 2 of the textbook
I. Find the major operator in the following formulas:
1. ~(A
B)
C)
D)
2. (~[~(~A
B)
~(C
~D)]
3. (~(A
Rules of Inference
PHIL 220: Symbolic Logic - I
Basic Rules of Inference:
Modus Ponens (M.P.)
pq
p
Modus Tollens (M.T.)
pq
q
Conjunction (Conj.)
p
p
q
q
Simplification (Simp.)
pq
pq
q
p
pq
p
Addition
Thu 16 Feb
Agenda
Topic: Social
determinants health and
justice
Health differences exist
Real
Exist social/economically
defined groups
Exist between these
groups differences,
inequalities, in hea
Tue 28 Mar - Thu 06 Apr
Agenda
Topic: Gene editing, gene
engineering
Thu 06 Apr
Agenda
Topic: Eugenics
Eugenics: Old and New
Agar Reading
Old authoritarian eugenics
The state should have
Source:(
Sarah(Conly,(
Against(Autonomy(
(Cambridge(University(Press(2012)(
chapter 6
Applications
when is coercive paternalism justified?
Joel Feinberg, while admitting that in some few circumstances
HEALTH POLICY AND ETHICS
new information for policy
makers, practitioners, and advocates to use in shaping public
health laws that rest on a sound
evidence base, have the best
chance of adoption and i
Introduction: Regulation versus Technology
asTools ofBehavior Change
SherzodAbdukadirov
For a long time in human history, the world was relatively simple. Our
hunter-gatherer ancestors faced few choic
Legislating about Unhealthy Food:
A Millian Approach
Matteo Bonotti
Queens University Belfast, Northern Ireland
ABSTRACT. Tackling food-related health conditions is becoming one of the most
pressing i
Anaesthesia 2014, 69, 95110
Editorial
Is there a case for mandating influenza vaccination in healthcare
workers?
Ten years ago, Virginia Mason
Medical Center became the rst
major
American
healthcare
e
9/22/2017
Assisting Personal Responsibility: Using Nudges to Reduce Sugar Consumption |
(https:/www.facebook.com/pages/Harvard-Law-Policy-Review/230583964996)
(https:/twitter.com/hlpronline)
(HTTP:/
Tue 02 Feb
Agenda
Topic: Abortion.
Marquis reasoning
Thomson reasoning
Little reasoning
Administrative
First Essay
Finish grading Wed.
Grades and comments
should be in Connect.
Administ