Locke Social Contract
A government could only be legitimate if it received the consent of the governed.
Central function of government must be the protection of private _ , life and liberty
(resolve conflict, restrain violent and criminal acts).
a face veil covering the lower part of the face (up to the eyes) worn by observant Muslim
women.Niqab should be accepted as a personal cultural and relgius meaning to women .For
many people the neqab is symbol of womens oppression and radical extreme of I
Answers for Humaniti es Test.
Genocide defi niti on :
Greek genos people + Latin cide killing Coined by Raphael Lemkin in 1944 to
describe the attempt to destroy a nation or ethnic group either by killing them or by
depriving them of the ability to live
Notes on Cosmology Theory
What kind of universe are we in?
Theory and Observations
There are two concepts which
describe how we understand our
Observations what we sense
Theory what we think is going on
What we see is, in part, det
International Shifts & Trends
Human rights campaigners are calling for the Nigerian government to create a minimum age for
marriage for women. In local law, once a gir
Marriage Then and Now (Stephanie Coontz)
Marriage is Made in Hell (Laura Kipnis)
Marriage: Historical Functions
Power and control in the hands of husbands
Out of Lifes School of War: What does not kill me makes me stronger.
(Aus der Kriegsschule des Lebens. Was mich nicht umbringen, macht mich strker.)
Nietzsche, KSA 6.60.
1. How can I distinguish between genuine knowledge and the false presumption of
knowledge, between knowing that something is true and merely believing something is
2. What is the self? Is it something ph
Marital and Sexual Monogamy
Why do we assume this is the best model for marriage?
Ownership issues & Jealousy?
Alternatives to monogamous marriage?
Report on Teen Pregnancy
The purpose of this report is for me to analyze the topic of teen pregnancy, and
make effective recommendations to the Board of Education of the TDSB, Donna
Quan, so she can make arrangements to change the curriculum in se
Canadian Press Harris-Decima Polls
On God, 2008:
72 per cent of Canadians said they believe in a God; 23 per cent said they do not.
Women (76 per cent) were more likely than men (67 per cent) to say they believed in a go
Is Google Making us Stupid?
Watch as a Volunteer Becomes an Expert in Something
F.W. Taylor 19th century American mechanical engineer
Taylorism = a philosophy of minimizing erro
Differences between Descartes and Freud
The mind is non-physical (dualism).
The mind is an indivisible unity.
The mind is something we can know better than most things.
Thinking = conscious thinking.
Reason can overcome appet
(How Beer is Made)
We are apes
Apes are carnivorous, territorial, and
We are so damn smart, we will be
able to figure out ways around the
HUMA TAKE HOME TEST
HOBBE AND LOCKES THEORY OF SOCIAL CONTRACT
Hobbes and Locke were both great social contract and natural born theorist. Their ideas an
arguments helped shaped much of our political history and it still holds a great infl
THE END DOES NOT JUSTIFY THE MEANS
The end does not justify the means- I have seen the consequences of criminal acts first hands
since I can remember. Turning on the news channel or flipping through the pages of a
newspaper back in Colombia ha
Quebec's view on niqab creates fault line
In Quebec there is a movement to drive out the niqab because some of Canadians being intolerance. In
Quebec opposition to allow the neqab in government services to increase and spared out because this