ALLEGORY OF THE CAVE :
WHERE ARE YOU IN RELATION TO THE ALLEGORY OF THE CAVE?
TODAY: I am still deep inside the cave.
BIRTH: Deep inside the cave
Until I was 12 years old: My first instance of getting out was when I started
The Functionalist View
1. A function diet holds the belief that if any two objects connect a group of sensory inputs to a group of behavioural outputs in
exactly the same way, then those two objects can be said to have the same mental state.
2. D.M Armstr
What is Human Nature? :
Humans have a destiny related to life after death
humans have a self self= ego, I that exists in a physical body and it is conscious and
1. This self is different from, but related to the body.
Body = physical or material
First person to attempt to control infection
Believed that environmental and natural forces play the greatest role in disease and health
Studied the disease by observing the senses and keeping records patient
Everything can be explained in terms of measurable matter
- St. Augustine said: humans are both matter and spirit
We can know nothing about the world other than its
- Many people deny the spirit and are materialists
2.3 Introduction to Metaphysics:
Illusion vs. Reality: optical illusions trick but technically obey physics
Ontology: study of being and reality
Monism: Reality is one unified all- encompassing thing (matter or mind)
Idealism: everything is made up of i
Describe how you experience the flow of time, what characteristics allow you to realise
that time is flowing.
- I experience the flow of time as a believer of subjective time should. In actuality, we
move on so quickly from one instant to the next adheres
a) Select three references from the Introduction. Copy and paste the references
from the References section in this space. (31 mark=3)
 Saleem M, Nazir M, Ali MS, Hussain H, Lee YS, et al. (2010)
Antimicrobial natural products: an update on future an
Umbilical cord choked him, cutting off oxygen to his brain
Diagnosed with severe neonatal encephalopathy (brain disorder) and put on life-support.
Doctors at Edmonton's Stollery Children's Hospital were planning to disconnect Isaiah