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202 Answered Questions for the topic philosophy

10/04/19

What is the truth value?

Determine the truth value of the following if A is true B is true C is falseA • ( B ⊃ C)
Philosophy Math Critical Thinking

10/03/19

Determine the truth value.

Determine the truth value of the following if A is true B is true C is false A • ( B ⊃ C)
Philosophy Logic Truth Table

10/03/19

Logic Truth Table.

A truth table for the statement(p ∨ q) ⊃ r

Determine the truth value

I need help to determine the truth value on this problem for my philosophy class.Determine the truth value of the following. Given that A is true, B is true, and C is falseA • ( B ⊃C)
Philosophy

10/03/19

If you believe that there was a real person behind all the Socratic personas what kind of evidence would you use to substantiate such a position?

this question is really one about the nature of the evidence pertaining to persistence through time and change.

09/15/19

Do minimum wage laws have the opposite effect than intended?

I'm currently trying to back up my opinion on minimum wage laws with some type of source... I'm reading Milton Friedman's Capitalism and Freedom for my PHI 110 class & am having a bit of... more
Philosophy Ethics

09/06/19

Ethics Based on Consequences

Utilitarians argue that since happiness is the end that all human beings seek, (1) action that maximizes human happiness is good and (2) the right action to choose (among options) is that one which... more
Philosophy

08/28/19

What is Value Theory?

What is Value Theory? And how might answering questions in one area inform the way we think about other areas?
Philosophy

08/05/19

what is the role of Cartesian ''cogito"in the formation of Husselian phenomenology

What is the role of Cartesian"cogito"in the formulation of Husselian phenomenology
Philosophy Geometry Mathematics

07/27/19

what is area of a paper , if I peel it into 2 separate parts

If I have a paper which has a height of 5 cm and base of 10 cm , then the area must be :Area of a rectangle = base * height so , 5*10 = 50 cm² , should be the answer to this right , But what is... more
Philosophy

07/14/19

Social Contract Theory

I am dying to know. Does anyone believe in the social contract theory by Hobbes? Only philosophers please answer, but I am astounded that a person would believe man would kill another in nature.
Philosophy Writing Writers Block

07/11/19

My views on the central theme of my book have changed - how do I bring in that nuance?

I've been working on a fantasy story that explores the creation and evolution of religion. But I'm struggling with what I'm fundamentally trying to say regarding religion.When I first began, I was... more
Philosophy Writing Essay

07/11/19

Do writers write philosophical essays?

I'm son to two philosophers, and maybe this shaped too much my way of understanding the world. I think a lot, or maybe thinking means a lot to me. And, mainly, I think about art questions and art... more
Philosophy

07/10/19

Do you think that an action ought to be judged morally in terms of its motive, its consequences, something about the nature of the action, or some combination of these? Explain.

Do you think that an action ought to be judged morally in terms of its motive, its consequences, something about the nature of the action, or some combination of these? Explain.

07/01/19

Transcendental Argument for God

I'd like to understand the various forms of this argument and the responses that it has generated.
Philosophy

06/28/19

Create a truth table for the following compound proposition Qc~P

Truth tables
Philosophy

06/10/19

What does the sun represent on Plato's Allegory of the Cave

I'm having a hard time understanding the language of the philosophers. If someone could help me understand a little more clearly
Philosophy

06/09/19

Please help me with this philosophy multiple answers question

The egoist will often give common sense answers to whether e.g. it is ethical to kill. She will say that it is (usually) not, because killing people in civilized society is likely to end badly for... more
Philosophy Biology

06/01/19

What is the bioethical issue?

Philosophy Theology Epistemology

06/01/19

What would it take in a book to convince a rational person that it had been written by or directly inspired by a god?

Many of the world's religions are based on a book or text that adherents claim to have been written by or directly inspired by a god, perhaps omniscient, omnipotent and omnibenevolent. My question... more
Philosophy

05/29/19

Berkeley's denial of the distinction between primary and secondary qualities

What does it mean to say that ideas are all that are real? How does Berkeley's denial of the distinction between primary and secondary qualities result in this claim? (This distinction itself is... more
Philosophy

05/29/19

Platos Allegory of the Cave - Puppetmasters

Plato writes "Imagine further that there are men carrying all sorts of gear along behind the curtain-wall, projecting above it and including figures of men and animals made of wood and stone and... more
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