Essays Tagged: "justification"

Justification of Violence

Justification of ViolenceViolence and the justification of it has been an issue for as long as the w ...

(4 pages) 130 0 4.9 Feb/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Freud View On The Nature Of Man

nclusion that man is bad, or as Freud explains it as Homo Homini Lupus (man is a wolf to man).Freud justification for such a drastic approach type conclusion, can by described as basically atrocities ...

(1 pages) 262 2 4.3 Mar/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

An Analysis of Various Hawthourne Short Stories. "Rapaccinni's Daughter, " "Young Goodman, " "The Birthmark,""Look up to heaven, and resist the wicked one"

feature to relay to the reader a more allegorical meaning. Many would say he targets woman without justification. Therefore a reader may interpret him to be a misogynist. In the story "Rapaccinni's D ...

(3 pages) 156 0 4.7 Nov/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

The definition of Intellect

ision is a wise decision'rea·son: the ability to think, form judgments, and draw conclusions.Justification of an act or idea. Intellect is reasoning. The intellect will justifyall of his or her ... or idea. Intellect is reasoning. The intellect will justifyall of his or her thoughts and actions. Justification of his or her morals isvery important to the intellect. The intellect will make assump ...

(3 pages) 134 2 3.0 Oct/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Sosa's Reliabilism

ome faculty that usually produces true beliefs. Then, we get a couple of Alvin Goldman's notions of justification with Sosa's revisions. A belief is strongly justified iff it is well formed, and by me ... come to hold the belief because it was acquired unreliably. And, finally, a belief has strong meta-justification iff the subject neither believes that nor can determine if the belief is ill-formed (h ...

(3 pages) 35 0 3.0 Oct/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

To Kill A Mockingbird by John Grisham, speaks of racism

. And so did the "people", the white, narrow-minded, bigoted and hypocritical people of Maycomb.The justification for why Atticus broke from the norm, and acted unlike most others in his community, ca ...

(4 pages) 61 0 5.0 Jan/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "To Kill a Mockingbird" by Harper Lee

Intelligo Ut Credam (I Know in Order to Believe) Speaks of the influence of Aristotle on Thomas Aquinas

ew desire for knowledge, for science, had to be taken seriously. Earlier theologians had proved the justification for reason alongside faith. But, as he shows in the introductions to his two Summas, ' ... faith. But, as he shows in the introductions to his two Summas, 'Thomas felt compelled to prove the justification for faith alongside reason (rationem fidei).'1 This was a completely new challenge whi ...

(3 pages) 72 0 3.0 Nov/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Classical Philosophy

John Rawls and His Theories

t will be commonly agreed upon and beneficial to all is what Rawls terms 'The Original Position and Justification'. Rawls states that for this system to work, all citizens must see themselves as being ...

(8 pages) 421 2 3.9 Nov/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Modern Philosophy

1989 AP British Literature Question. Explain the use of Biblical allusions and how it advances the work as a whole. Road to Jezebel's: Biblical illusions in Margaret Atwood's the handmaid's tale.

emonies and the soldiers in the army all are founded in the Bible. These Biblical roots are used as justification for the Gilead regime practices.A theocracy is a government of a state run by immediat ... ther explains, "As we know, the sociobiological theory of natural polygamy was used as a scientific justification for some of the odder practices of the regime, just as Darwinism was used by earlier i ...

(5 pages) 68 0 3.5 May/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors

Nix the X. This is about how we shouldn't be labeled "Generation X"

sn't deserve the title 'Generation X' because it is an incorrect label that boomers gave us without justification. The phrase 'Baby Boomer' has a nice ring to it, but 'Generation X', suggests that my ...

(5 pages) 72 0 5.0 Nov/1995

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Should America lauch an attack on Iraq

blicans advocating preventive action towards Iraq unable to substantiate with evidence1.Don Nichols justification for entering Iraq based un unknown, not known.2.President Bush using good vs. evil pro ...

(5 pages) 196 0 3.8 Oct/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security

Title: Was The Federalists Papers really propaganda in the same sense as the Declaration of Independence and Paine's Common Sense?

, whether itwas about a different outlook of war, what the government's purpose is, or adefense and justification for the new federal constitution.Inthe first year of the Revolutionary War, many peopl ...

(3 pages) 82 0 3.0 Oct/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Russian Literature: A Hero Of Our Time by Lermontov

n throughout the story is testing against his own existence, testing to see whether he can find any justification for his actions in the context of predestination, and he concludes, in The Fatalist th ...

(1 pages) 38 0 3.0 Nov/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors

A book critique on "The Cost of Discipleship" by Dietrich Bonhoeffer.

e other is costly grace. To Bonhoeffer, cheap grace is the denial of the living Word of God and the justification of sin without the justification of the sinner. He goes so far as to say, "Cheap grace ... at we will not hear Christ if we are willingly disobedient. This was very convicting. If I had some justification for trying to hold on to sin in my life, this just blew it out of the water.Bonhoeffer ...

(6 pages) 79 0 4.8 Dec/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

Plantinga's Properly Basic Beliefs

rom other statements, which serve as evidence. The idea is that belief in God requires some sort of justification or argument. This it is not the sort of thing that one could simply accept. This is th ... rror.But Plantinga may respond by asking why would anyone say that only complete beliefs require no justification or evidence? But what most of Plantinga's critics would conclude is that the set of co ...

(7 pages) 59 0 4.8 Dec/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Classical Philosophy

Justification for Punishment: why do we punish?

ur parents punishing you for doing wrong or are they trying to keep you from repeating a wrong act? Justification for punishment is essential in explaining whether the punishment is a retributive or u ... kind of a punishment is being dealt out, we understand what the intent of the punishment is. If the justification is not valid than the punishment itself may also be invalid or even unfair. This kind ...

(6 pages) 114 0 3.7 Dec/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

The Last Colony An Analysis of UN involvement in Western Sahara

ntury. This was driven by the increasingly popular belief that ethnocentrism was no longer a proper justification for ruling over a people who had a longer claim to the land. A focus was shifted from ...

(16 pages) 112 0 3.9 Dec/2002

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Examine Functionalist and Marxist explanations of the family.

omeration of white, middle class, male, western values and experiences. It is just reminiscence and justification rather than a sociological investigation.Functionalist think that the family has funct ...

(3 pages) 102 1 3.7 Jan/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays

This is an extra credit opinion paper for my group counseling class on labeling

we just not giving them more fuel for their fire? I understand that insurance companies need proper justification for allow money to be spent, but isn't the company just costing itself more money in t ... rn medicine, we could have a stable society with proper counseling. What is the possible benefit of justification for insurance purposes with the effect so detramental to the person involved.The insur ...

(1 pages) 111 2 3.0 Feb/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Misogyny. This essay is about Misogyny in Shakespeare's Titus Andronicus. It cites quotes and passages from the play. It also includes a bibliography.

Tamora's misconduct was avenged most violently. Perhaps it was because of the fact that she had no justification for the transgressions of her misspent life, but more likely because this devastation ...

(5 pages) 37 0 3.0 Feb/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare