Assignment 2: Decision-making and Philosophy Part I: Philosophy and the Self
a six- to eight-page paper based upon a life-changing decision you or
someone in your community has had to make. Address the following
Identify a decision about which reasonable minds can disagree; (2)
explain the nature of belief and identify the beliefs and values that
informed the decision that was made; (3) explain a relevant theory of
human freedom, consciousness, and/or reality; (4) analyze how the chosen
theory might approach the decision, including the relevant
considerations and the ultimate conclusion reached.
relevant theories with support from the course texts) and from
pre-approved secondary sources (including, but not limited to, the
course text, online lectures, and a list of suggested online resources).
In addition to the assigned readings, you should also read and address
least one of the primary text selections in the course textbook.