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  • Relevance of Marxism in the 21st Century

    Relevance of Marxism in the 21st Century

    Outline Thesis: Despite Marx's prediction of the consequential effects of capitalism, in the 21st Century, his theory has a diminished social, political and economic relevance. I. Marx theory of alienation; A. Background of the theory B. The theory of alienation C. Thesis statement II. Social A. Limitations to Marx's vision

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    Essay Length: 881 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: March 12, 2012
  • Religion in Philosophy

    Religion in Philosophy

    Since the beginning of time, mankind as a whole has always had an innate belief in a higher being, God. From the Ancient Greeks' mythological Gods to the current Creationist movement in America, the idea and belief in God has not faltered over time, why do so many people believe

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    Essay Length: 1,863 Words / 8 Pages
    Submitted: May 25, 2013
  • Religions of India

    Religions of India

    In Religions of India, my favorite topic was about the Hindu gods, and festivals celebrated in India. Something that was attractive about Hinduism is the variety in that religion. Almost everything is colorful and exciting. The religion itself can almost be tailored to fit a person’s needs. The festivals are

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    Essay Length: 1,662 Words / 7 Pages
    Submitted: December 3, 2016
  • Reseach Methology - Data Collection Method

    Reseach Methology - Data Collection Method

    Description of data collection method. In understanding our research , we have used two types of data sources, they are primary data and secondary data. We did 20 literature reviews based on academic research and online database. We have also conducted survey to get better insight on this topic. The

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    Essay Length: 421 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: July 6, 2011
  • Research Paper on Philosophy

    Research Paper on Philosophy

    Philosophy is the study of general and fundamental problems, such as those connected with existence, knowledge, values, reason, mind, and language.[1][2] It is distinguished from other ways of addressing such problems by its critical, generally systematic approach and its reliance on rational argument.[3] The word "philosophy" comes from the Greek

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    Essay Length: 9,593 Words / 39 Pages
    Submitted: July 31, 2011
  • Reverend Parris

    Reverend Parris

    Reverend John Hale is an educated but naive witch hunter, brought into Salem by Reverend Parris to examine his daughter Betty and give his expert opinion on her condition. Arthur Miller describes Hale as a "tight skinned, eager eyed intellectual." He often carries around large books, and on his entry

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    Essay Length: 606 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: September 14, 2011
  • Review of Justice as Fairness by John Rawls

    Review of Justice as Fairness by John Rawls

    https://www.cuhk.edu.hk/ics/21c/issue/articles/075_0301059.pdf right of ownership問題 https://www.cuhk.edu.hk/ics/21c/issue/articles/058_000321.pdf 原則優先問題/utilitarianism問題 The research paper of group 3 was on this topic: Justice as Fairness by John Rawls. It summarized the conception and principle of justice in an understandable way and provided some of the criticism from different philosophers. However, some argument was not fully deduced

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    Essay Length: 981 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: October 5, 2016
  • Rise of Communism in China

    Rise of Communism in China

    After Yuan Shikai's death, shifting alliances of regional warlords fought for control of the Beijing government. The nation also was threatened from without by the Japanese. When World War I broke out in 1914, Japan fought on the Allied side and seized German holdings in Shandong Province. In 1915 the

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    Essay Length: 307 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: August 5, 2011
  • Ritalin for a Normal Boy

    Ritalin for a Normal Boy

    Mock MCAT Question Ritalin for a Normal Boy Teresa T and George L, two highly educated and successful professionals, bring their son, Mike, into the office of his pediatrician, Dr. S, with some concerns about Mike’s Behavior. In school the boy has had difficulties sitting still and following directions, and

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    Essay Length: 854 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: October 24, 2016
  • Robin Hood

    Robin Hood

    In the childhood folklore Robin Hood, there is a man who goes around stealing from the rich and giving to the poor, “taking from the greedy and giving to the needy”. In certain societies, the actions of Robin Hood can either be seen as morally right for helping the poor,

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    Essay Length: 660 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: July 16, 2016
  • Robots and Minds

    Robots and Minds

    Robots and Minds Today, people may contain an artificial leg but does that make them any less human? They may look different but still acquire consciousness. In Robots and Minds by William Lycan, he evaluates two experiments one named Harry and one named Henrietta who then are put to test

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    Essay Length: 425 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: June 28, 2012
  • Roles (spanish)

    Roles (spanish)

    La sociedad le atribuye una gran cantidad de mandatos y significados a los roles femeninos como masculinos en determinados momentos históricos y sociales. La idea de estar condicionados a través de la cultura a construir al diario vivir, una supuesta forma de ser para la mujer y el hombre está

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    Essay Length: 691 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: August 8, 2011
  • Roles, Priority and Conflicts

    Roles, Priority and Conflicts

    As Terry L. Cooper argued in the Chapter Four of his book, The Responsible Administrator: An Approach to Ethics for the Administrative Role, "responsibility is the key concept in developing an ethic for the administrative role." He believes that responsibility is central to democratic accountability, to recognizing and dealing with

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    Essay Length: 660 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: September 26, 2013
  • Samadhi-Pada Yog - Book Review

    Samadhi-Pada Yog - Book Review

    This First Chapter of the book is focused on the outlining the essentials of yogic practice. According to the author the earlier translations of this form of yoga are wrong. He then goes into translating the first Chapter of Samadhi-Pada. The opening aphorism states the subject and nature of treatises,

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    Essay Length: 489 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: May 26, 2011
  • Schlindlers List: The Little Girl in The Red Coat Ethics

    Schlindlers List: The Little Girl in The Red Coat Ethics

    Megan Benotti C:\Users\Megan\Documents\Megan\School\1. Ethics\mqdefault.jpg PHI240-001 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j1VL-y9JHuI Mr. Hairr April 9, 2016 Schindler’s List: The Little Girl in the Red Coat. For Aristotle, moral decisions are based on doing the sort of thing that an honorable citizen would do. “To be a person of worth, one must put the needs of

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    Essay Length: 1,306 Words / 6 Pages
    Submitted: April 21, 2016
  • Second Amendment

    Second Amendment

    The 2nd Amendment The Second Amendment has long since been a point of contention between the people of the United States and the judiciary system. Over the past thirty years, it has become a relevant topic to presidential campaigns, lines drawn between Republicans and Democrats, and state politics. The Second

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    Essay Length: 2,925 Words / 12 Pages
    Submitted: December 11, 2013
  • Self Case

    Self Case

    In comparing and contrasting Socrates/Plato with Aristotle, it is important to break down the structures of their theories in order to analyze and define the soul. When discussing Socrates and Plato's views on the soul, it is vital to view the connections that Socrates makes between the soul and the

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    Essay Length: 1,132 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: December 6, 2012
  • Self-Forgiveness Vs. Self-Blame

    Self-Forgiveness Vs. Self-Blame

    Article 3: Self-Forgiveness vs. Self-Blame Filed under: Getting started challenges by Sonya- Life Coach -- Leave a comment July 7, 2010 Self -forgiveness: Is self-forgiveness really where it is at? Or is there something else? After working with several clients I am finding that self forgiveness is a huge piece

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    Essay Length: 683 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: February 26, 2012
  • Sensory Detail

    Sensory Detail

    "There is nothing in the mind unless it first senses." (Kirby and Goodpaster 2007) When we are first born, our five senses are just starting to develop from the first taste of milk, to hearing people speak, or even feeling the touch of our mothers hand. At the time a

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    Essay Length: 1,323 Words / 6 Pages
    Submitted: July 21, 2012
  • Sensory Perception - the Mummy's Curse

    Sensory Perception - the Mummy's Curse

    "The Mummy's Curse" We all grew up on legends and mysteries. Some of us believe in them while others do not. Either way, legends and mysteries make great stories. One of Egypt's most famous legend and mystery was the "Mummy's Curse". The Egyptians believed that if anyone disturbed a sealed

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    Essay Length: 603 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: January 27, 2014
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