5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Ethical absolutism
- Analytic Philosophy
- Consequentialist Theory
- Conceptual Relativist view
- a The belief that everything is God.
- b In ethics, the view that affirms the existence of a single universally applicable moral standard.
- c The Philosophical school of thought that emphasizes the analysis of language and meaning.
- d The view that a true scientific theory is nothing more than a theory that coheres with the conceptual framework accepted by a community of scientists.
- e In ethics, the position that the morality of an action is determined by its nonmoral consequences.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Pertaining to knowledge stated in empirically verifiable statements; inductive reasoning.
- The concepts that under certain circumstances people are not morally reponsible for their decisions and conduct.
- A widespread belief in the 17th and 18th centuries in a God who, having created the universe, remains apart from it and administeres it through natural law.
- The doctrine that the objects of our senses do not exist independently of our perceptions, beliefs, concepts, and language.
- The view that pleasure is intrinsically worthwhile and is the human's good.
5 True/False questions
Emotivism → The metaethical position that ethical statements primarily express surprise, shock, or some other emotion.
Phenomenology → The philosophical school founded by Husserl which contends that being is the underlying reality, that what is ultimately real is our consciousness.
Coherence Theory → A theory contending that truth is an agreement between a proposition and a fact.
Epistemology → The banch of philosophy that investigates the nature, source, limitations, and validity of knowledge.
Nihilism → Denial of theism.