Intro to Philosophy Final 7

  1. Statement: All of the capacities once attributed to the soul are now being fruitfully studied as brain processes.
    Explanation: If all of the capacities once attributed to the soul are brain processes, then the soul is unnecessary.
    Evaluation: If the soul is unnecessary, then Physicalism is true. Physicalism is true.
    Murphy’s argument for Physicalism
  2. -All of the capacities once attributed to the soul are now being fruitfully studied as brain processes.
    -If all of the capacities once attributed to the soul are brain processes, then the soul is unnecessary.
    -If the soul is unnecessary, then Physicalism is true. Physicalism is true.
    Murphy’s argument for Physicalism
  3. -Order approach: in his family, the boy is missing complete order, therefore is not in the good life        
    -Autonomy approach in pleasentville, however, the boy is not totally satisfied there        
    -Boy is satisfied with shalom, a presence of right relationships with himself, his family, his sister, and the tv repairman… I guess
    Application to pleasantville(Approaches to a good life)
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Intro to Philosophy Final 7
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Intro to Philosophy Final 7
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