Area of Knowledge: Art
People, shaped by the environments they have lived in and the experiences they have
gained, have differing outlooks towards art and therefore unique styles. Art is a subjective
form of expression. This means that its interpretations
Experts Often Possess More Data than Judgement Essay
Colin Powell once stated that, Experts often possess more data than judgement. 1 This
does not hold true for many cases, experts in their respective domains, make numerous
judgements on the basis of the
Prescribed Title: The possession of knowledge carries an ethical responsibility. Evaluate
Francis Bacon, an English philosopher, once said Knowledge is power, and with power
comes responsibility. As individuals in possession of knowledge, it i
Prescribed Title: What similarities and differences are there between historical and scientific
While world is still full of mysteries that are yet to be solved, we have come a long way
from our ancestors time and we have history a
Ayn Rand Philosophy
Her philosophy, Objectivism, contends that the universe has existed eternally and repudiates the
idea of its creation by a rational, omnipotent God.
that the proper moral purpose of ones life is the pursuit of ones own h
Chapter Review: Introducing Epistemology
1. List all the epistemological questions so far:
How do you know that?
Are you sure that is true?
Is that a fact? And is that your opinion?
How do you know the stick is straight?
How do you know that the stick doe
Judgement Essay Outline
To what extent can we impose judgements on people of differing societies?
Judgements made in the past have been crucial to the moral progression of the world
(judgements are necessary), however, progression can on
What is it?
An attitude that is generally adopted when one comes into contact with strangers,
foreigners and sometimes the unknown.
People tend not to use reason.
Racism is often seen as a form of xenophobia.
Knowledge Issues (KI)
Presentation Planning Document
We, as a group, commenced with the following knowledge issues at hand; should societies be
accommodating of differing cultures? And, to what extent is it ethical to prohibit certain cultural
practices? Using the preceding kn
Philosophy of the Matrix Essay
By: Hamna Amjad
The satisfaction of knowing what is defined as the truth is one that is indescribable.
However, this statement can only be true when the person is knowledgeable of what the truth is
in comparison to falsehood
Topics to Cover
Who was he? Where and when?
How does Welt reflect eastern culture and religion?
Who did he influence? Influence today?
How was he limited by time and place in which he lived?
Which AOK benefited most for him? (Ethics)