Millers main line of argument is that there is a correlation between body and soul and that even if the body dies, the soul may continue to live. Weiroib disputed this by asserting that there is no evidence that the soul exist and therefore we should not easily assume that something we know not of its existence will help us survive after we are dead (Perry 397). Here, miller tries to ask his friend if he can prove that he is the same person he ate lunch with last week to enable him see the sense of his claims of life after death. This is based from the fact that the other week they were at lunch siting opposite each other on the table and communicating with each other. This example brings in an important fact that miller was not aware of that soul if immaterial and therefore one should not conclude that the soul you met last time is the same soul you are meeting today. When Miller claims that he is the same person he saw last week, he gives Weirob a chance to prove to him that what he saw was just the body and therefore, the claim that the soul exist cannot easily be substantiated. The caramel example is used to by Miller in his desperate attempts to show that there is a link between body and soul of a person. This view of however criticized by when Weirob asserts that there is no link between the body and the soul of human beings. In the Blue River analogy, is used by Weirob to show that a river contains different water every time in his attempt to disqualify his assertion that souls and body are the same. The issue of same body same soul is thus an issue that can only be discussed on earth in human context. Our personal identity is sometimes unknown since we are not sure whether there is a relationship between body and soul. The topic of the Blue river example is used to prove the concept that same characteristics do not necessarily require same substance and therefore, human soul and body may be different. Weirob tries to challenge her friend miller to comfort her on her death bead days before she passed away if there is a possibility of her surviving after her death. Miller claims that survival is possible after death for a person is identical to his soul and not his body as most people think. Miller highly believes in this and he thus asserts that survival after her death is possible because her personal identity is tied to her soul. Weirob on the other hand challenges this view by asserting that soul is something immaterial and cannot be seen or felt unlike our bodies that are physical and can be seen and felt. This disqualified millers claim that people are identical to their souls and thus can have a life after their death. Miller further claims there is a correlation between bodies and soul but his argument is also criticized by Weirob who argues that such a claim is baseless since there is no evidence that the soul is exist in the first place. Miller is never tired of her claims that soul exists and its correlated with the body by asserting that body exhibit certain behaviors that are in unison with certain psychological characteristics. Weirob criticizes this line of argument by asserting that similarity between psychological characteristic with the body since its not physical like most of the things we see around like rivers. He further states that human beings are not certain of how souls work and thus we can easily assume that there is a correl
Personal Identity & Immortality Meaning of Personal Identity Personal identity is concerned with questions that arise about human in most issues that relate to life, death and life after death. Most of the questions that arise due to personal identity are concerned life and death and related issues…
This paper shows us how Betty throws her facial powder mirror to Bud and the mayor “sees” that he also changed. This tree burns after Betty reaches her first sexual climax. The tree stands for the tree of knowledge, because Betty learns about sex for the first time. The rain with bolts of lightning symbolizes social changes.
This paper will assess various methods through which people’s identity can be compromised. It is also apparent that victims of identity theft experiences different and great loss. The paper will also highlight losses caused by identity theft. There must be a way through which law enforcement agencies and courts deal with such crimes.
The Identity Theft Resource Center (see www.idtheftcenter.org)defines information security breach as an event when sensitive personal information of a certain person such as his or her Social Security Number (SSN), medical records, driver’s license or financial records such as bank accounts, credit card accounts and the like become potentially at risk.
How can I achieve my goals in my life? What can I do to satisfy my quest for life despite the great challenges? What can I do to look better than my friends and than what I am today? These are some of the questions that click in people’s minds everyday.
which people belonged to were an important source of pride and self-esteem. Groups give us a sense of social identity: a sense of belonging to the social world. In order to increase our self-image we enhance the status of the group to which we belong. For example, England is the best country in the world!
Clothing (along with other personal accessories) categorizes the wearer as belonging to a certain social and economic class (rich/poor; urban/rural dweller; chairperson/factory worker), of a specific gender (like a male or a female member of the society), age (children, young adults, adults, or old people), and profession (like doctor, lawyer or a priest).
With the advent of the technological age, criminals have become even more savvy and responsive to any attempt to thwart their efforts. They have also become more innovative in their devices in recent years. One such example is the concept of stealing the identity of another person for the express purpose of gain, either economic or logistical (Ciechanowicz, 2010).
tivities and virtually all businesses in the modern world must resort to computers as a means of remaining competitive in today’s marketplace, all forms of internet crime should be a concern for everyone. A proactive approach must be taken toward identity theft and these
Common ID theft crimes and security issues are discussed. Then, a personal account is given which shows how I became a victim of this crime. Some important laws have been discussed to have a clear view of what