We use cookies to give you the best experience possible. By continuing we’ll assume you’re on board with our cookie policy

Moral Framework

“Moral wisdom seems to be as little connected to knowledge of ethical theory as playing good tennis is to knowledge of physics” (Emrys Westacott). To what extend should our actions be guided by our theories in ethics and elsewhere? Ethics are rules set by a society to guide people’s actions. They depict a general understanding […]

read more
Morality is the Refuge of the Weak

It must first be established what exactly we mean to discuss when we refer to ‘morality’. In this case, morality must be held to describe the set of rules, laws or principles generally recognised as representing the Judeo-Christian theory of ethics. These are, broadly, the question of what is right and wrong, dependent on concepts […]

read more
The Qur’anic ethical paradigm

The Qur’anic ethical paradigm is broad and encompasses various elements of life, creating congruence between the divine moral imperative and human life. Discuss the ethical grounding laid by the Qur’anic revelation through the sources quoted in the readings. For all Muslims, unlike Christianity the concept of Din and Duniya are inextricably linked. In fact the […]

read more
Emotion in academic subjects

Emotion is vital in everyday life. Without emotion, one could not truly experience all parts of life. There would be no laughter, happiness, love, or joy. On the other side, one would not experience pain, sadness, or grief. Emotion is prevalent in every aspect of life. It is conveyed in a person’s voice, actions, and […]

read more
What is meant by the word ‘abortion’? 

Abortion is defined as the ‘premature death of a baby inside the womb and its expulsion from the mother’s body’. The word comes from the Latin word ‘aboriri’ which means ‘to fail to be born’. Sometimes a baby dies and departs from the womb due to natural causes- this is known as a ‘miscarriage’. A […]

read more
Dictionary definitions or racism

* The belief that race accounts for differences in human character or ability and that a particular race is superior to others. * Discrimination or prejudice based on race. * The belief that people’s qualities are influenced by their race and that the members of other races are not as good as the members of […]

read more
The failure to denounce

The failure to denounce, resist and incite to resist apartheid and its resulting violations of human rights, constitutes the failure of the church to live up to its faith convictions. Rather the church often got caught up in its debates on the legitimacy and right of resistance against the authorities. These debates were dominated by […]

read more
Keane and Duffy in Season of Blood

Examine how Keane and Duffy in Season of Blood and War Photographer communicate the horror of the war and the reaction of those observers involved These two pieces of writing communicate how it feels to be an outsider, media-related observer of the devastation and damage a war has. They present this seriously through simple and […]

read more
Showing 1 to 10 of 404 results