5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Ethical absolutism
- a A 20th century philosophy that denies any essential human nature; each of us creates our own essence through free action.
- b Belief in many gods.
- c In ethics, the view that affirms the existence of a single universally applicable moral standard.
- d In ethics, the theory that we should act in such a way that our actions produce the greatest happiness or pleasure.
- e The concepts that under certain circumstances people are not morally reponsible for their decisions and conduct.
5 Multiple choice questions
- The belief in a personal God who intervenes in the lives of the creation.
- The philosophical school founded by Husserl which contends that being is the underlying reality, that what is ultimately real is our consciousness.
- The position that reason alone, without the aid of sensory imformation, is capable of arriving at some knowledge, at some undeniable truth.
- An argument for the existence of God based on the nature of God's being.
- 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.
5 True/False questions
Hedonism → The view that pleasure is intrinsically worthwhile and is the human's good.
Panentheism → The belief that everything is God.
Epistemology → The philosophical school founded by Husserl which contends that being is the underlying reality, that what is ultimately real is our consciousness.
Pantheism → The belief that everything is God.
Fatalism → The view that events are fixed and that humans can do nothing to alter them.