Social Science – Philosophy

January 18, 2020

What is the Socratic Method?

In a 2-3 page essay, explain the Socratic approach to philosophy and Illustrate your understanding of dialectic with a contemporary example of a belief that might […]
January 18, 2020

Activity for bullshit

The purpose of this activity is for you explore how much bullshit you encounter. To do so, you will need to build a bullshit inventory (BSI) […]
January 21, 2020

Legalizing sports gambling

   Final presentation – statement about the topic – talk about how it is connected to your main academic discipline (or the one that primarily informs […]
January 22, 2020

Platos Republic is an attempt to create a Utopian civilization in which no citizen will ever wrong another. One of the key components of his utopia is an extreme censorship of poetry, particularly of the stories of Homer and Hesiod.

n this section, introduce the problem. Explain Platos rules regarding poetic censorship. What does he want to censor and why? What needs to be removed from […]
January 22, 2020

Proposal for final paper

  Assignment Instructions Goal: The goal of this assignment is to get the student started on the Final Paper, with feedback from the Instructor. Course Objectives:  Create […]