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"The pluralistic form takes for me a stronger hold on reality than any other philosophy I know of, being essentially a social philosophy, a philosophy of 'co'"-William James
FQ: In Rene Descartes’s 'Trademark Argument', it states that_____ exists because he left an idea_____ in our minds. God; implanted
FQ: Jansenists believed in ______. Predestination.
FQ: T/F. All philosophers agreed with Locke emphasis on self-conscious memory as the basis of personal identity. False
FQ: According to ______, being the same 'man' is very different from being the same 'person'. John Locke
FQ: ______ believed that the world and all that exist in it, exist only in the mind of the people. George Berkeley
FQ: Voltaire's real name was ________? Francois-Marie Arouet
FQ: Which philosopher stated ' I hate what you say, but will defend to the death your right to say it’?Voltaire
FQ: T/F Hume was an Empiricist? –True
FQ: On his death bed, David Hume said that he should not worry about his afterlife because he didn't worry about the time before his life, which is an answer that an earlier philosopher ________ would have said. Epicurus.
FQ: Who stated ' Man was born free, and everywhere he is in chains’? Jean-Jacques Rousseau
FQ: Rousseau felt that _______ were naturally good, and were corrupted by civilization. Humans.
FQ: What is General Will and which philosopher built the ground work for his philosophy on this? The general will is to do whatever is best for the whole community in order to live freely within a society. Famed by Rousseau
FQ: Hume states different ways the eye could have been created; what are they? An old god who has died, a young god still learning, a single living God with power, or a team of lesser gods working together.
FQ: What philosopher claimed that lying under any circumstance was immoral? Kant
FQ: If it isn't right for everyone, it can't be right for _____?