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VIRTUOUS PUBLIC FIGURE LIKE ARISTOTLE
The words of Aristotle, “The worst form of inequality is to try to make unequal things equal”. Aristotle repeatedly claims that character-virtue 'makes the goal right,' while Phronesis is responsible for working out how to achieve the target. (Moss, 2011)
The contemporary public figure that illustrates the concept of virtue as described by Aristotle to me would be the American actor Willard Carroll “Will” Smith Jr.
Willard Carroll Smith Jr. also better known as the “Will” Smith is an American actor, rapper, comedian, songwriter, and producer (World book, 2016). He illustrates the concept of virtues that were described by
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Book II & X
In Book II of Nicomachean Ethics Aristotle talks mostly about virtue and being virtuous. He says that virtue is character; it’s what makes us see if we are good or bad. He argues that for you to become good you have to do goodness and act good. If you act good the habit of being good will make your character that of a good person. He uses the example of a builder. A builder becomes a builder by building; a good person becomes good by doing good and making it a habit to do good. In order to be good you have to do good.
Aristotle then discusses how one does good. He says that in order for you to do good you must avoid excess and deficiency. Being
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Poetry as Mimesis (Imitation)
Aristotle defines all poetry as mimesis (imitation). In other words, poetry imitates nature, which is to say it imitates life, whether natural objects or human actions. For Aristotle, tragedy is an imitation of human action. The concept of art as imitation proved vastly influential in Western literature right up until the eighteenth century, when the Romantic age gave birth to the expressive theory, that poetry arises from the emotions, feelings and impressions of the artist. Aristotle insisted, perhaps consciously in opposition to Plato, that poetry represents something that is real, something that exists in the world. Whereas Plato believed that the poet
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With reference to Aristotle and/or Kant, explain the nature of friendship. How does the nature of friendship affect our moral obligations?
Friendship involves a relationship between two beings pertaining to the elements of freedom, choice and love; “an association of two persons through equal and mutual love and respect” (Kant 1965, p. 469). Friendships offer support, affection, companionship and a sense of connection with another being. Aristotle and Kant hold similar views on friendship and recognise that the notion plays a central role in a meaningful and happy life, and also has a profound effect on our moral obligations. As individuals, we experience three main types of
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“Virtue ethics is of little use when dealing with practical ethics.” Discuss.
It is often argued that virtue ethics is of little use when dealing with practical ethics. Virtue ethics does not focus on actions being right or wrong, but on how to be a good person. Virtue ethics raises three questions “who am I?”, “Who I ought to become?” and “How do I get there?”. On the other hand Practical ethics describes situations where an action is needed.
Firstly virtue ethics goes back to Plato and Aristotle. Plato’s moral theory centres on the achievement of man’s highest good, which involves the right cultivation of his soul and the harmonious wellbeing of his life (Eudaimonia). Plato seemed to
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. Comedy, grouped in two divisions (Middle and New) from 400-336 B.C. and 336-250 B.C. replaced satire with social comedy which involved family types, plot and character development, and romantic themes. Menander was the chief writer of New Comedy and his work had a strong influence upon the Latin dramatists of the 3rd and 2nd centuries BC, notably Plautus and Terence. Extensive portions of many of these plays survive today.
Plato and Aristotle were two major Greek philosophical writers. Plato developed some aspects of Socrates’ philosophy and expressed, in written dialogues, the philosophy later called idealism. They are also literary masterpieces, having many qualities common to poetry and
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The Ancient Greeks developed astronomy, which they treated as a branch of mathematics, to a highly sophisticated level. The first geometrical, three-dimensional models to explain the apparent motion of the planets were developed in the 4th century BC by Eudoxus of Cnidus and Callippus of Cyzicus. Their models were based on nested homocentric spheres centered upon the Earth. Their younger contemporary Heraclides Ponticus proposed that the Earth rotates around its axis.
A different approach to celestial phenomena was taken by natural philosophers such as Plato and Aristotle. They were less concerned with developing mathematical predictive models than with developing an explanation of the
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that for his own personal sense of achievement or for the better good of the society to which he is abided by the law’. By successfully building the bridge, on one hand he uplifted the mood of his men from the feeling of being prisoners but on the other hand he strengthened the supply chain of the enemy and thus developed a catastrophic outcome from the strategy point of view.
If we refer to historical notes and apply the theory of wisdom by classic Greek philosopher, Aristotle, to the Colonel Nicholson’s character then we would experience some interesting insights. Theory of wisdom is broadly classified in two theories, Theoretical wisdom and Practical wisdom. A leader should possess
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construction activities, regulate the flux of energy and matter through an environment. These processes are sustained by organisms with specific life history traits, and the variety of organisms is called biodiversity. Biodiversity, which refers to the varieties of species, genes, and ecosystems, enhances certain ecosystem services.
Ecology is an interdisciplinary field that includes biology and Earth science. The word "ecology" ("Ökologie") was coined in 1866 by the German scientist Ernst Haeckel (1834–1919). Ancient Greek philosophers such as Hippocrates and Aristotle laid the foundations of ecology in their studies on natural history. Modern ecology transformed into a more rigorous science in
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acropolis was an easily defensible position and was usually the home of the local king or ruler. Although not as important as the centres of Mycenae and Tiryns during the 2C BC, Athens became more important as they lost their influence.
The word 'acropolis' means 'high city' or 'upper part of the city'. Many ancient Greek cities had them, so there is an acropolis at Lindos in Rhodes, for example. But the term has become almost exclusively associated with Athens, so when people say 'the acropolis', you can be sure they are referring to the one at Athens.
Plato was a classical Greek philosopher born 428-7 B.C.E and died in 348-7 B.C.E at the age of 80-81. The trio of Plato, Socrates (his teacher) and Aristotle (his student) they laid the fundamentals of Western philosophy. Along with being a mathematician he was a also a philosopher and a founder of an Academy in Athens, which was first institute which imparted higher end education to students. Socrates has a large influence of his thinking and teachings.
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domesticated for millennia. Plants are used as ornaments and, until recently and in great variety, they have served as the source of most medicines and drugs. The scientific study of plants is known as botany, a branch ofbiology.
Plants are one of the two groups into which all living things were traditionally divided; the other is animals. The division goes back at least as far as Aristotle (384 BC – 322 BC), who distinguished between plants, which generally do not move, and animals, which often are mobile to catch their food. Much later, when Linnaeus (1707–1778) created the basis of the modern system of scientific classification, these two groups became the kingdoms Vegetabilia (later Metaphyta or Plantae) and Animalia (also called Metazoa). Since then, it has become clear that the plant kingdom as originally defined included several unrelated groups, and the fungi and several groups of algae were removed to new kingdoms. However, these organisms are still often considered plants, particularly in popular contexts.
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High Renaissance". The four walls of the Stanze depict themes of knowledge. The figures exemplify Philosophy, Poetry, Law and Theology. The School of Athens is Philosophy, with the words overhead, "Causarum Cognito" echoing Aristotle‘s emphasis on knowledge. All the philosophers shown worked hard to understand knowledge and its causes. Almost every great Greek philosopher can be found in the fresco, but it is difficult to label all of them because Raphael made no explanations and used iconography to paint philosophers who had no traditional physical types. It is likely that the popular reading of the gestures of Aristotle and Plato are correct; one to heaven and the other down to earth
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with age/worn out
Incarnate - embody/ to give something a bodily form
Venerate - regard with respect
Section 4 – Miscellaneous
In Greek meaning OEDIPUS means SWOLLEN FOOT
Oedipus gouges his eyes out so he doesn’t have to see his mother, father, children or the city of Thebes
Aristotle, in his work of literary theory, POLITICS, classified Oedipus Rex (the King) as the ideal tragedy based on these characteristics
* It is a serious drama, NO COMIC ELEMENTS
* A noble, dignified main character (often royalty) strives to achieve something but is defeated
* Oedipus tries to find the murderer of Thebes
* The tragic hero (Oedipus) is defeated due to forces beyond his
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that man's activities are aimed at doing good in whatever he does. The reading also explains that when man does good, it brings him happiness and a feeling of worth. Money is one of the major aspects of life that goes against good according to Aristotle because it is “unnatural.” Aristotle argues that “...men seem to pursue honor primarily in order to assure themselves of their own merit” (Jacobus 698). This relates to Antigone because through burying Polyneices, she pursues her individual honor as a sister and makes herself feel morally good. Antigone may have died unhappy, but at least she died knowing her brother's soul could rest in peace. Another quote by Aristotle states, “...there is
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youthful mother, a shape upon her lap
Honey of generation had betrayed,
And that must sleep, shriek, struggle to escape
As recollection or the drug decide,
Would think her Son, did she but see that shape
With sixty or more winters on its head,
A compensation for the pang of his birth,
Or the uncertainty of his setting forth?
Plato thought nature but a spume that plays
Upon a ghostly paradigm of things;
Solider Aristotle played the taws
Upon the bottom of a king of kings;
World-famous golden-thighed Pythagoras
Fingered upon a fiddle-stick or strings
What a star sang and careless Muses heard:
Old clothes upon old sticks to scare a bird.
Both nuns and mothers worship images
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introduced during the grape harvest. In 335 BCE Aristotle provides us with the earliest surviving explanation for the origin of tragedy as a dramatic art form in his ‘Poetics’. Here he argues that tragedy developed from hymns and dances of praise to Dionysus;
‘Anyway, arising from an improvisatory beginning (both tragedy form he leaders of the dithyramb, and comedy from the leaders of the phallic processions which even now continue as a custom in many cities),[tragedy] grew little by little, as [the poets] developed whatever [new part] of it had appeared; and, passing through many changes, tragedy came to a halt, since it had attained its own nature’
In the same work, Aristotle attempts
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interpreted it (in your own words) and give the similarities and differences.
Basically Aristotle's concept was different from Galileo's and Newton's because he didn't account for friction. Galileo and Newton accounted for friction so they are similar in that way. Newton took Galileo's concept and tweaked it a little to make the famous 3 Laws of Motion.
b. If a baseball rolls across the ground and comes to a stop, how would Aristotle, Galileo, and Newton interpret the behavior of the ball?
Aristotle would likely say the ball slows to reach its natural state. Galileo would say the ball is encountering friction, which is the unbalanced force that slows it. Newton would say a similar thing as
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is predicted that he established his reign around 1792-1750 B.C., thus dating the Code to approximately this period.
Draco was a legislator in Athens who was authorized by the Alcmaeonidae to write the law codes around 621 B.C. It marked the first time the laws in Athens were set down in writing and they were lauded for their impartiality. Although impartial, according to Aristotle, the newly-recorded laws were so harsh they were written in blood instead of ink. Under Draco's codes, even the most trivial of criminal offenses (i.e. stealing an apple) were penalized by death.
Historical Laws and Security
The twelve table of laws is the earliest attempt by the Romans to create a CODE OF LAW; it
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finally starts to like his father.
A few days later Landen finally finishes her new telescope to see the comet. After they see the comet they sit down on a bench on their porch. After they make some small talk Landen ask Jamie to marry him Jamie says yes of course. They get married in Jamie's mom church with her father walking her down the isle, the father also does the ceremony.
After Jamie dies Landen, is given a book from Jamie that is her moms. The book has all of her favorite quotes from every person even Aristotle. A couple weeks pass and Landen gives the book to Jamie's father. Landen also gets in medical school to prove to his mom that he can become a doctor.
A Walk to Remember Reflection
A Walk to Remember was a good movie about a dramatic teen romance.
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that instant I think it would be safe.
3. Discuss the roles of “nature” and “nurture” with regards to the interpretation and evaluation of sensory data.
Philosophers John Locke and Aristotle believed, “that the brain is a blank slate at birth.” On the other hand some great minds of the past believe that the brain is program at birth with some inborn ideas.
Nature is a combination of the environment and your surroundings. The environment in which we live can sharpen our senses, but the process is very sluggish. Nurture is more genetic which is something that a person is born will and can't be taught. Tenses and weaken them.
We may also refer to the concepts of
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Aristotle gives an interesting view on where the concept of Tragedy arose from. Writing in 335 BCE (long after the Golden Age of 5th-century Athenian tragedy), Aristotle provides the earliest-surviving explanation for the origin of the dramatic art form in his Poetics, in which he argues that tragedy developed from song sung and danced in praise of Dionysus(the god of wine and fertility), which could be brought back to the ritual sacrifice of a goat that was the prize in a competition. Is the death of a Heroine in a tragedy a sacrifice to ensure that we all remain fruitful and diligent, learning from their mistakes or the mistakes of others involved with the Heroine? In order to stay
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Augustine, posing the problem of the souls is the same as posing the problem of God.
* In order to know God and to know truth, man does not have to leave himself because the truth is already found in the depths of his being. Where man is, there we find God’s presence within man’s spirit.
* Man truly knows himself only when he knows he prime origin and ultimate end.
* Augustine’s philosophy is called a philosophy of interiority. It is given this name because Augustine does not seek to solution to philosophical problems in the study of external realities( As Aristotle had done), but in the study of the interior world, of the souls.
* Two luminous examples of
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-being of others.
Even though religious and secular ethics don’t obtain their authority from the same source, but it won’t stop us from find a way to establish common ground between them; otherwise we’re condemning ourselves to live amidst social conflict and division.
As we can see in our societies, most people accommodate the requirements of reason (ethics) and religion by developing certain qualities that we would bring to our everyday ethical discussions. Aristotle said that cultivating qualities (“virtues”) like truthfulness, reason, accommodation, compromise, honesty, wisdom, moderation, and prudence. Among others, would allow us all to enter the discussions and conflicts between
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tribe safe when Okonkwo took the hit for his friends. Okonkwo appeared to have ended the rebellion between the villagers and the white men, and spared their lives that they would be risking during an uprising. This saved the leaders of the village from being humiliated again after being put in prison for burning down the Christian church.
In a nutshell, the idea of a tragic hero over just a hero is that they have all of the behavioural traits that a hero does but in addition, they have a trait like violence or arrogance to pull away and terminate all of the heroic traits. Okonkwo's death of hanging himself depicts the irony in that a man of such high esteem and tribal values would kill himself.
Aristotle. Poetics. Trans. Gerald F. Else. Ann Arbor: U of Michigan P, 1967.
Wiley, J. (2012). Summary and Analysis Part 1: Chapter 1: Things fall apart.
Retrieved from http://www.cliffsnotes.com/study_guide/literature/things-fall-
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series of interlocking dimensions: a series of parallel universes. He famously quoted the ancient Greek philosopher Aristotle: “if there were more heavens than one, the movement of any of them equally would be time, so that there would be many times at the same time.” Even if, therefore, the chain of events that led to Eva Smith’s death was not in fact a chain, but separate events all involving different girls, Priestley’s theory of time suggests that they might still be seen as part of the same whole.
Consider this passage from Priestley’s “Man and Time”: “We invent Time to explain change and succession. We try to account for it out there in the world we are observing, but soon run into
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necessary for us to define the meaning 'sales ethics'. Sales or business ethics is the application of ethical values to business behaviour or sales function. When the first trade happened the argument of sales ethics (business ethics) has had drown a great attention (i.e. the Code of Hammurabi, created nearly 4,000 years ago, records that Mesopotamian rulers attempted to create honest prices. In the fourth century BCE, Aristotle discussed the vices and virtues of tradesmen and merchants. The Old Testament and the Jewish Talmud discuss the proper way to conduct business and even includes topics such as fraud, theft, misleading advertisements, environmental issues and just prices. ) Throughout
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person's property is harmed. If the harm is criminalized in legislation, criminal law offers means by which the state can prosecute the perpetrator. Constitutional law provides a framework for the creation of law, the protection of human rights and the election of political representatives.
Administrative law is used to review the decisions of government agencies. International law governs affairs between sovereign states in activities ranging from trade to military action. Writing in 350BC, the Greek philosopher Aristotle declared, "The rule of law is better than the rule of any individual. Torts, sometimes called delicts, are civil wrongs. To have acted tortiously, one must have
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biotechnology applications. Many at times, the true nature, the scope, and the applications of biotechnology are overlooked. Even so, human dignity remains imperative in this discussion. Virtue ethics theory is a normative theory that emphasizes character traits. Human virtues such as sacrifice, justice, tolerance, compassion, trust, love, beneficence, forgiveness, righteousness, wisdom, courage, moderation, and concern for the feeble. Virtuous people are able to judge the right things to do, a step that is complicated and difficult. This was one theory maintained by ancient Greeks, specifically Plato, Aristotle, Socrates, and the Stoics (Schicktanz, and Chair in Bioethics (Ḥefah), 2013
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The conquests of Alexander the great was important to the development of Western Civilization because he blended East and West in new ways and his spreading of Greek culture over vast regions that left a lasting impression. Alexander the Great was shaped and influenced by three people his mother, his tutor Aristotle, and his father. He became king at 20 when his father was assassinated and he cemented his rule by executing his rivals and those that helped assassinated his father. He is best known for his conquest which shaped world history and for his determination to conquer the entire Persian Empire. Winning every battle Alexander proved to be an intelligent and daring military
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PROFESSOR TERESA LOWERY
SPEECH OPENINGS AND CLOSINGS (SOME SUGGESTIONS)
Aristotle was the first (recorded) rhetorician to name the three parts of a
speech: the Introduction, the Body, and the Conclusion. Here are some
suggestions about opening your Informative Speech (as well as other types
of speech). Also included: Conclusions and the Question-Answer Period.
1. If you choose to begin with a humorous story, never tell a funny story for the mere sake of humor. It has to be relevant or illustrate a point. Remember: never
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, especially Aristotle, Roman jurisprudence, and St. Thomas Aquinas. There are several challenges associated with the task of explicating natural law theory, and one of the most important tasks of this introductory entry is simply to identify these challenges.
First, there are two interrelated but distinct views that are called "natural law theory." One is a view about the nature of morality: this view asserts that there are natural moral laws, and it is not essential to this view that it take any particular stand on the "What is law?" debate. A second view that is called "natural law theory" is a theory about "law" as an institution or practice--that is the view that is implicated in the
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total principles for good and bad. With his Nicomachean Ethics, Aristotle contended that temperance is characteristic and can be assisted through practice. Christian Ethics is focused in God's will, particularly as uncovered in the Book of scriptures. With this methodology, right is the thing that God wills and wrong is anything without wanting to. The moral relativism is the viewpoint that profound quality and truth are in respect to specific social orders or people. There are no total standard for Ethics. Moral principles are what individuals make them to be and can fluctuate broadly from society to culture.
Aesthetics manages sense, recognition, and energy about excellence. It
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composite beings have a beginning; and a cause must necessarily be created.
The world is beautifully arranged and furnished like a great house, of which the sky forms the ceiling, the earth the floor, the stars the lamps, and man is the proprietor, to whom the three kingdoms—the animal, the vegetable, and the mineral—are submitted for use, each of these being composed of the four elements. Nor does the celestial sphere, composed of a fifth element —"Quinta Essentia," according to Aristotle, and of fire, according to others—make an exception. These four elements themselves are composed of matter and form, of substance and accidental qualities, such as warmth and cold, state of motion and of
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from all other qualities with which it is intimately united in existence. This means that abstraction embraces common properties and assigning them independent existence or, the separating off of properties and make them have their existence independently of minds and things that go with them in their real existence. In ancient Greek of antiquity, the main theories of concept formation were those of Democritus, Plato and Aristotle. According to all these theories, sense perception and intellectual cognition have to be distinguished both by their objects and by their nature.
Abstract ideas are the same as universals in some way, and abstract ideas are said to exist independently of
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cognition, thinking, and way of treating our life. The famous philosopher Aristotle argued that it is necessary to be good in your profession as in like it is necessary to be a good doctor or a good engineer, or a good lawyer, but it is equally important to be a good person. In fact, the latter must be focused prior to all as being a good person is valued more than being a good professional.
I would undoubtedly choose to apply morality in a broader sense in my life and try to become a good person first and then try to become a good professional. I feel that if we first become good people, then we automatically get respect from the society and the society feels a sense of trust in us which is
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the premises of their ancestral relationship. This means family values in the earliest context were based on the blood ties. In Australia, family ties are still valuable. According to the information from the Australian Department of Immigration and Citizenship (2012, par. 2), family ties are valued in Australia and are the basis for awarding a visa to immigrants. Aristotle coined a phrase ‘whole is greater than parts’ that was later expounded by other theorists to form the theory of structural functionalism of a family (Marilyn 2005, p. 12). The theorists in this case led by Parsons Claims that a society consist of various components including schools, homes, churches, and nuclear family
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binibigkas ang literature sapagkat punto at ekspresyon ng tinig ang nagdadala ng tono.
9. Istruktura-pangkahalatang kaayusan at pagkakahanay ng mga bahagi ng isang akda.Ito ay tiantawag ni Aristotle na “simula,gitna at wakas”
Sa dulang Klasiko ito ay lumalabas sa anyong eksposisyon, kumplikasyon,at resolusyon.
Mayroon din istruturang de kahon – pormulang ginagamit lalo na sa akdang pasalaysay. Hal.Kuwentong romantiko: pag-ibig, paghihiwalay, pakikipagsapalran, at reunion. Hal. Nag kwento ni Romeo and Juliet(Shakespear)ng Evangekine, ng Ninay (ni Pedro Paterno), ng Tristan and Iseult,ng Noli Me Tangere
-Madalas ana nagiiwan ng memorableng salita ang akda sa wakas nito.
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these steps can lead to a effective well planned presentation.
Figure 3.1: Extreme PresentationTM Method – Ten Steps to Persuasive Presentation
Source: Abela, A. (2008)
Following statement made by the Greek philosopher Aristotle gives insight into importance of an effective speech. “Of the modes of persuasion furnished by the spoken word there are three kinds. The first kind depends on the personal character of the speaker; the second on putting the audience into a certain frame of mind; the third on the proof, provided by the words of the speech itself.”
Keys to Effective Presenting
Some of the key elements of effecting presentation are described bellow
* Know your Audience
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Kenneth Burke on Dramatism and Rhetorical Theory
I find it regrettable that social scientists automatically ignore Aristotle's Rhetoric. I don't say Aristotle has given us the last word on these matters. But I submit that his actual treatment of topics is fundamentally correct. You could add new topics and develop accordingly. But what you got 2,000 years ago was the kind of approach that can be built on in principle. (Burke 1967:327).
While researching many of Kenneth Burke’s books and essays I found that Burke's writings on rhetorical theory demonstrate his passionate concern with artistic communication within social life. His work provides a broad, useful approach for understanding
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Fairness in Hiring and Promotions, Employee’s Rights and Duties
Business Ethics has been an issue for the past four thousand years. The Mesopotamian rulers attempted to create honest prices and the Aristotle discussed the vices and virtues of tradesmen and merchants. In the Old Testament there are discussions on the topic of fraud, theft, proper weights, and competition; in the New Testament business ethics as it relates to poverty and wealth are discussed (Hoffman, Frederick, & Schwartz, 2001, p. 3). In current times the discussions of Business Ethics is moving towards a different approach. There will always be organizations more
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because most still live by the saying “an eye for an eye, a tooth for a tooth.” (Mathew 5:38). This ideal dates back to the beginning of mankind in the Old Testament. The human nature is more to be a fool rather than to be wise. Looking back historically, even Aristotle stated that people contained “evil in themselves”. There are growing rates of murders, robbery animal cruelty, child neglect, and assaults on individuals in the modern world. Leviticus states, “fracture for fracture, eye for eye, tooth for tooth, just as he injured a man, so it shall be inflicted on him.” and Deuteronomy states, “Thus you shall not show pity: Life for life, eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand
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sensation." However, he accepts that this is usually because the intellectual pleasures are thought to have circumstantial advantages, i.e. "greater permanency, safety, uncostliness, &c." Instead, Mill will argue that some pleasures are intrinsically better than others.
The accusation that hedonism is "doctrine worthy only of swine" has a long history. In Nicomachean Ethics (Book 1 Chapter 5), Aristotle says that identifying the good with pleasure is to prefer a life suitable for beasts. The theological utilitarians had the option of grounding their pursuit of happiness in the will of God; the hedonistic utilitarians needed a different defense. Mill's approach is to argue that the pleasures of
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It is not far-fetched at all to suggest that today's attitudes about music might be surprising, even dismaying to Confucius, Aristotle, Ptolemy, St. Augustine and Boethius. To the ancients music and values were juxtaposed in ways that many today might find uncomfortable or politically incorrect. The axiological and spiritual aspects of music -- as both indicator and measure of values -- was a readily accepted notion in the cultures of China, Egypt, Greece and India, There existed a common belief in these cultures that music had a fundamental power that could either uplift or degrade and therefore enhance or corrupt entire civilizations.
Greek culture has had a profound
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Iloilo State College of Fisheries. A pre survey was conducted last August 28, 2012 in 11 out of 48 students in College of Maritime Studies using on the research survey as a tool.
Joining a fraternity organization is not sole the reason that affect academic performance rather it depends on proper time management and organizational skills of a student.
Causality is the relationship between an event (the cause) and a second event (the effect), where the second event is the consequence of the first.
The philosophical treatment of causality extends over millennia. In Western philosophical tradition, discussion stretches back at least to Aristotle and the topic
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inversely proportional to the pressure.”
Charles’ Law. Jacques Charles’ Law states that “The volume of a dry gas is directly proportional to the Kelvin temperature, provided the pressure remains constant.”
Archimedes principle. Aristotle Archimedes discovered what is known as Archimedes Law of Buoyancy. He stated that “An object in a liquid will experience a buoyant force just equal to the weight of the liquid displaced.” He extended his principle further as “An object with float if the buoyant force of the earth for the object.”
Hooke’s Law. Robert Hooke’s law states that “Within the limit of perfect elasticity, strain is directly proportional to stress.”
Newton’s Law. Isaac Newton conducted
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given unity by the Enveloping Action, the Universal Action, the Archetypal Action. As Aristotle said, What gives a story unity is not as the masses believe that it is about one person but that it is about one action. Plot, or storyline, is often listed as one of the fundamental elements of fiction. It is the rendering and ordering of the events and actions of a story. On a micro level, plot consists of action and reaction, also referred to as stimulus and response. On a macro level, plot has a beginning, a middle, and an ending. Plot is often depicted as an arc with a zig-zag line to represent the rise and fall of action. Plot also has a mid-level structure: scene and summary. A scene is a
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things a disease is produced and through the application of the like is cured.” Aristotle wrote, “Often the simile acts upon the simile.” Finally the father of Homeopathy, Samuel Hahnemann said that “like cures like.” When a substance produces similar symptoms as an illness or injury and is given to a patient to heal. For example if a substance caused fever when ingested then it would be thought to cure a fever if given to a patient with a fever.
48) Explain the creation and control cycles used in Traditional Chinese Medicine? Make sure to discuss the Mother-Child law and the Grandmother-Grandson law.
The creations cycles states that the five elements are generated by each other. Water
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the person is disposed to behave habitually in the way and with the reasons, feelings, and desires that are characteristic of a morally good person.
The Moral Virtues
Greek philosopher Aristotle argued that a moral virtue is a habit that enables a human being to act in accordance with the specific purpose of human beings.
St. Thomas Aquinas, followed Aristotle in holding that the moral virtues enable people to follow reason in dealing with their desires, emotions and actions and in accepting that the four pivotal or cardinal moral virtues are courage, temperance, justice, and prudence. Aquinas added the “theological” or Christian virtues of faith, hope and charity – the virtues that
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-counter derivative contracts have existed at least since the seventeenth century.3 However, the volume in over-the-counter derivatives only began to mushroom in the mid 1980s, first
3A 1688 treatise by Joseph de la Vega reveals that options and other derivative contracts were actively traded on
the Amsterdam stock exchange at that time. In Capital Ideas (The Free Press, 1992), Peter Bernstein reports that in Book I of Politics, Aristotle tells an anecdote about Thales that makes mention of a financial option. 3
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confidence and due to this his/her personal life can become unbalance.
Due to favouritism job satisfaction among employees may decrease as a result job stress, job dissatisfaction may get increased and as a result switch over rate, attrition rate may get increased. The employees who feel them capable of, who believe on themselves about their ability they never look back to the supervisor or request to the supervisor for doing something.
Favouritism is due to the mismanagement of supervisor or lack of ethical behaviour in the workplace. One of the basic themes in ethics is fairness, stated this way by Aristotle:” equals should be treated equally and unequal’s unequally”. Favouritism and its