Kabir Sethi - 260738242
TA: Matthew Scarfone
Topic 2: Virtue of Character and its Implications
In his philosophy, Aristotle believes that ethics is more than a theoretical study, he believes that it is
a profoundly practical concept and that virtue plays
28 October 2015
Kants Value Theory
Although he is seen as the father of modern deontology (that is, the view that the right is
prior to the good), Kant begins the first section of the Groundwork with a striking clai
about the good.
Nothing can possibly be
26 October 2015
Introduction to Kant (1724 1804)
One of the central figures of the 18th century Enlightenment
Immensely influential both inside and outside academic philosophy
Born and lived his entire life in Knigsberg (then in Prussia, now part of Russi
19 October 2015
Mills Optimistic Conclusion
The considerations which now have been adduced resolve, I conceive, the only real
difficulty in the utilitarian theory of morals (p.64)
Was Mill convincing? Are there any more problems?
25 November 2015 - Hume
Moral Distinctions Not Relations Between Ideas
The same relations that are present in virtuous and vicious actions can hold between
inanimate and non-rational objects, so it cannot be these abstract relations themselves that
2 December 2015
The Loving and The Angry Passions
For Hume the most estimable of all the virtues is benevolence in its various forms (all of
which involve love for others)
Although benevolence is useful to others, we also find it to be immediately agreeab
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Deflection of a beta particle travelling
through a magnetic field.
What is the relationship between the deflection on a beta particle and the
separation between two magnets?
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Breathe in. Breathe out. Breathe in.
You are trying to remain calm, ignoring the raucous around you. The din of voices slowly drifts away and
you realize how impetuously most speak, how they speak for the sake of speaking.
I believe that
IB PHYSICS HL -DEFINITIONS THAT YOU NEED TO LEARN
Some important concepts for the Data Analysis question
1. A best-fit line does not have to be a straight line, but can be any smooth curve that passes
through all the error bars.
2. For a rela
CAS this semester, for me, has generally been a better experience than last semesters. I feel that our
CAS had a better and more organised structure moving on into the second year of the diploma program.
Throughout this semester I have engaged
16 November 2015
Baron stresses the latitude that Kantian ethics allows to the individual
It is not just an ethic of constraints, this is just the first part of the story
The relative weight we place on the two ends the ways in whi