April 9, 2017
Problem of Free Will
P1: Determinism is true. For every event that occurs it was determined by a preceding event
P1a: The Principle of Universal Causation states every event has a cause s
P1: The inner thoughts of our minds are not physical. They only exist in the mind.
P1a: We cannot see or touch our inner thoughts. Only we know our inner thoughts unless we
tell them to others, as they are not visible. There has never been a time where on
What is the main point Socrates makes by telling the story about the Oracle of Delphi?
How does Socrates defend himself against the charge of corrupting the youth and the charge
During the penalty phase of t
In Platos "Allegory of the Cave," the released prisoners relation to the sun is like the philosophers relationship to the Form of the Good.
Plato s forms.
Plato: being -> reality -> goodness.
Metaphysics is the study of the ultimate nature of reality. Ep
Ethics: the study of values in human behavior or the study of moral problems:
e .g., (1) the rightness and wrongness of actions, (2) the kinds of things which are good or desirable, and
(3) whether actions are blameworthy or praiseworthy. Example- analyz