PHL 215 WEEK 2 Epistemology Matrix and Essay

PHL 215 WEEK 2 Epistemology Matrix and Essay

Complete the Epistemology Matrix and Essay. Follow the instructions in the Material document.

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Part 1 Matrix:

Analyze epistemology in philosophy by completing the following matrix. Provide a definition of the branch of philosophy as given in a philosophical source (the readings, supplemental materials, or outside academic sources) and list a minimum of three historical developments, theories, key contributors, and principal issues. Bullet point answers are acceptable.

Field  Definition   Historical Developments   Theories   Key Contributors   Principal Issues
Epistemology

Part 2 Essay:

Write a 500-word response below that identifies the sources and reliability of your own beliefs. Answer the following questions:

  1. What sources in your background caused you to hold the beliefs you hold?
  2. How have you “processed” the information from those sources to judge their reliability? In other words, are your beliefs the result of a conscious decision on your part?

PHL 215 WEEK 2 Epistemology Matrix and Essay

PHL 215 WEEK 2 Epistemology Matrix and Essay

PHL 215 WEEK 2 Epistemology Matrix and Essay

PHL 215 WEEK 2 Epistemology Matrix and Essay

Complete the Epistemology Matrix and Essay. Follow the instructions in the Material document.

Submit your assignment to the Assignment Files tab.

Part 1 Matrix:

Analyze epistemology in philosophy by completing the following matrix. Provide a definition of the branch of philosophy as given in a philosophical source (the readings, supplemental materials, or outside academic sources) and list a minimum of three historical developments, theories, key contributors, and principal issues. Bullet point answers are acceptable.

Field  Definition   Historical Developments   Theories   Key Contributors   Principal Issues
Epistemology

Part 2 Essay:

Write a 500-word response below that identifies the sources and reliability of your own beliefs. Answer the following questions:

  1. What sources in your background caused you to hold the beliefs you hold?
  2. How have you “processed” the information from those sources to judge their reliability? In other words, are your beliefs the result of a conscious decision on your part?

PHL 215 WEEK 2 Epistemology Matrix and Essay