Philosophy Midterm Paper

Aristotle argues that man’s ultimate good is happiness. In his argument he analyses man’s endeavors and with an open mind arrived at the conclusion that the ultimate goal of a man is to attain a level of happiness. Rene Descartes believes that there is a greater force that defines the way things are. In his argument he affirm that no...

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Evil-God Challenge

The existence of God and evil theme is the object of numerous arguments and contradictions. The followers of the opposite ideas belong to theistic and atheistic views. They argue with each other trying to prove that their ideas are real due to the empirical evidence they found. However, professor Stephen Law presented an entirely new hypothesis ...

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Kant's "Moral Duties"

One of the most difficult tasks is to give the interpretation of Kant’s moral duty. The definition of moral duty is a contradictory one even according to Kant’s own terminology. One of the reasons is his usage of the term duty. Paton believes that Kant uses the moral duty to define the motive of obeying the moral law. A person does s...

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A Religious Social Role

Hinduism is the national Indian religion and one of the major world religions. Hinduism appeared on the Indian subcontinent, and more than 90 % of people, who practice this religion, live in the Republic of India. Apart from that, the communes of Hindu exist in Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Kenya, Republic of South Africa, Trinidad and Tobago, and Guya...

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On Being An Atheist

The disputes on the nature of the Universe, the essence of human life and the proofs of the existence of God have been present throughout many centuries since people have been interested of the role of religion in their life. Many researchers dedicated works to the idea of the essence of God and His presence in our everyday life. People all arou...

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Descartes’ Philosophy

The concept of “world view” is figurative-conceptual structure of the Universe in which the person and mankind aspire to define their place. The world pictures that are taking a person away to a certain place in the Universe and helping him to be guided in his life, grow out spiritually-practical activities of people. Scientific, rel...

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