Everything Wrong With Perfection
The case of human perfection. With technological advancements in this day and age, being able
to alter the genes of humans to create perfect people is not so far away. In fact, scientists have already
begun to work on this
Smarts Utilitarian Beliefs.
After reading a part of J.J.C. Smarts section, Extreme and Restricted Utilitarianism, in
the book, The Ethical Life, edited by Russ Shafer-Landau, readers can get the just on his
Utilitarian views. His
The section, Why Shouldnt Tommy and Jim Have Sex? A Defence of Homosexuality,
is written by John Corvino and is an excerpt in the book, The Ethical Life, edited by Russ ShaferLandau. The section i
Aristotle's Virtuous Views.
In part two of the book, The Ethical Life, Chapter twelve is on the philosopher, Aristotle
from 384-322 BCE. The question I focused on from this chapter states, What is the difference
Standing Rock Response
Defending the Land.
The protest against pipelines in North Dakota by the tribes of the Standing Rock
Reservation is one I would defend. In fact, many outsiders have already gone to stand with
After reading chapter eleven in the book, The Fundamentals of Ethics, by Russ ShaferLandau, I do believe I am a Kantian. In order to hold this position I must have the proper
knowledge of what a Kantian actually is. A Kantian is a position proposed by Imm
The Duty of the Better
After reading the section Feeding the Hungry by Jan Narveson in the book, The Ethical Life,
edited by Russ Shafer-Landau, I have came to conclusion that I would like to address the moral problem
of helping th
Egoism both Psychological and Ethical.
The reading consisted of chapters seven and eights in the book, The Fundamentals Of
Ethics, by Russ Shafer-Landau. Chapter seven discussed the views on psychological egoism.
Philosophy Introduction I & II: My thoughts and ideas
When Heidegger starts of the introduction, he starts stating that the most
important part/basis of his question in particular is the forming of the question. He mentions that
there is a need for the qu
PHILOSOPHY JOURNAL: 01/20/2016
The first day of class we went over introductions from both student and professor. We
talked about the meaning of philosophy and basically introduced our main question of the
semester which was, What is Being?. We then went