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What is distinctive about Foucault`s conception of power? How does he use it to overturn older notions about the history of sexuality (e.g. the repressive hypothesis)?

April 1, 2016 | Author: | Posted in philosophy, social sciences

His views which are based on years of observations , permits clash to take place on anything . This may even the thought of broad group interests appears to be neglected . We as individuals then are left with a bit of power slightly than authority as components in fixed groups Revolution and Social Change …

Covering law model of explanation

April 1, 2016 | Author: | Posted in philosophy, social sciences

1 . What is the `covering law ‘ model of explanation Carl Hempel ‘s covering law ‘ model of explanation states essentially that an explanation for an event can be drawn from a set of general laws or , in the case of the social sciences , universal hypotheses . Hempel claims the study of …

philosophy

April 1, 2016 | Author: | Posted in philosophy, social sciences

Philosophy i Philosophy Philosophy 1 As one contemplates over the philosophies of William K . Clifford and William James , he will immediately tell the dissimilarity and contradictions between them . One talks about believing in the grounds of investigation and good evidence , while the other one states that believing should be influenced by …

Leadership Philosophy

April 1, 2016 | Author: | Posted in philosophy, social sciences

Running Head : Leadership Philosophy Leadership Philosophy [Author ‘s Name] [Institution ‘s Name] Eisenhower said once said “Leadership consists of nothing but taking responsibility for everything that goes wrong and giving your subordinates credit for everything that goes well ( HYPERLINK “http /www .maxwell .af .mil /au /awc /ns /electives /sld /sldsy .htm http /www …

Capital Punishment

March 31, 2016 | Author: | Posted in philosophy, social sciences

The death penalty December 13 , 2006 Abstract . The aim of this essay is to provide evidence against the death penalty in the United States . We will review the main arguments used by the supporters of the capital punishment in the US : deterrence and `justice for victims ‘ relatives . We will …

Kant on the Nature of Genius

March 31, 2016 | Author: | Posted in philosophy, social sciences

Kant was an 18th century German philosopher whose work initiated dramatic changes in the fields of epistemology , metaphysics , ethics aesthetics , and teleology . Like many Enlightenment thinkers , he held our mental faculty of reason invests the world we experience with structure In his works on aesthetics and teleology , he argued …

Platos Laws

March 31, 2016 | Author: | Posted in philosophy, social sciences

Plato on Education , Morality , and Legislation Introduction The question about education , morality , and legislation are fundamental to human existence . These are considered as such because it touches on the basic nature of man as a rational being who is in constant encounter with his fellows and other beings in the …

March 31, 2016 | Author: | Posted in philosophy, social sciences

CASE ANALYSIS USING DAUBERT ‘S TEST DAUBERT ‘S STANDARD The Daubert standard is set by the Supreme Court of the United States of America in 1993 as legal precedent in the admissibility of expert witnesses ‘ testimony during legal proceedings of cases . This is a standard that is the basis for the admissibility of …