Chapter 5 Philosophy of Religion The existence of God o Arguments for o Arguments against o Whether it matters Can any formal arguments convince you either way? (It did for Bertrand Russell.) Rationalization Wishful thinking Personal identity Theism
Chapter 3 Notes Logical Fallacies Evaluating Arguments The two ways an argument can fail: o One of the premises (reasons) is untrue o The conclusion doesn't follow form premises "Fallacy" defined: o A common error in reasoning. Aristotle's Analysis o
Chapter 2 Notes (cont.)
Plato Phaedo (a middle dialogue) o The body hinders the soul's search for knowledge o Knowledge of the Forms is attainable only via the soul. The body has access only to individual things, which are mere copies of the Forms.
A Man for All Seasons
First things first, I would just like to tell you how much I enjoyed this movie, great choice. Next, I would like to address a few events and, or, people that were found in the movie A Man for All Seasons. The first event in th
Dreadnought: Chapters 4 10 Reading Notes Chapter 4 Bismarck's Grand Design Otto von Bismarck -Preserve Status Quo, no more wars, 1871 -Writes up Austro-German Treaty of 1879 -In case of an attack on either country from Russia -Bismarck writes up a s