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Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Group 3 Section 13 9/17

Today we discussed Augustine and his conversion process. We also talked about euthanasia and the problem of evil.
We've came up with new groups for our midterm project
1. Peyton
Nathan
Jim
Nikki
Kyle

2.Shania
Melissa
Alex
Amanda
Patty

3. Ricardo will be a floater with another group in the section for this project.

8 comments:

  1. FQs:
    1. What was Philosophy's answer to Boethius on where to find true happiness?
    2. How is God able to know everything we will do and us still have free will according to Philosophy?

    DQs:
    1. At what level do you think animals comprehend pain like humans?
    2. In a life or death situation is it always morally correct to pick to save the human over the animal?

    Link:http://vimeo.com/75692484

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  2. LH Boethius
    FQs
    1. What was the name of the book Boethius wrote while in prison?
    2. T/F Boethius believed that he continue to live after death.
    DQs
    1. Is life worth living if we have no free will and god already knows how our lives will turn out?
    Animals
    FQs
    1. Who performed vivisections on animals in order to advance science?
    2. What is the calculation of the likely pleasure and pain arising from any action?
    DQs
    1. How should we perceive animals that will be used to feed us? should we treat them with compassion or see the only as a means for survival?
    Link:http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k83NopYGRjg

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  3. Boethius

    FQ: Where did Boethius write is famous book "The Consolation of Philosophy"?

    DQ: Do you think that we should worry about things we cannot control?

    Animals

    FQ: What is Specisism?

    DQ: Do you believe animals feel pain in the same way humans do?

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  4. Boethius
    FQ: T/F Boethius wrote a philosophy book in his last days before execution.
    DQ: Is choice just an illusion?

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  5. "Boethius"
    FQ:
    What kind of people did Ancius Manlius Severinus Boethius attract with his writing?
    DQ:
    Does luck have anything to do with God?

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  6. Boethius
    Fq- How does his book "The Consolation of Philosophy" open?
    Dg- Do you think he uses philosophy as a light in dark times of his life?
    Animals
    Fq- How does Descartes view animal suffering?
    Dq- Do you agree with his opinion on human and animal bodies?
    Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ti-WcnqUwLM

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  7. Peyton Sorgenfrei12:42 PM CDT

    FQ:
    T/F: Descartes believed that animals other than humans have souls.
    What is speciesism?

    DQ:
    Do you believe that pain can be both physical and psychological for animals other than humans?
    If we are all equal in God's eyes, then how can we separate ourselves from other creatures?

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  8. Peyton Sorgenfrei5:21 AM CDT

    I can't find where our group posted from Monday, so here's my post for Wednesday.
    FQ:
    -Who wrote Proslogion?
    -What are egalitarians?

    DQ:
    -Being that each individual has a unique perception and/or relationship with God, how can one be sure that their perception is right or what it should be?
    -If you believe that there is a god, how do you confirm his existence?

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