TOK-Prep work- Spring 2016

Each entry will be part of a collection with the goal of creating an independent philosophy on knowledge.  I encourage the creation of a Google document for this purpose.

1) Preface- What gives your life meaning and purpose?

2) Chapter 1- On Belief and Knowledge

3) Chapter 2- On the Value of Truth and Doubt

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4) Chapter 3- On the Obligations of Knower

5) Chapter 4- On ignorance

6) Chapter 5- On the validity and reliability of the senses

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Prep work requirements for the presentation (due in the second 6 week period):

Proposal Form

Update Form

Peer Evaluation Form2 required

Self Evaluation Form

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7) Chapter 6- On the value of real life situations when reflecting on knowledge

8) Chapter 7- On the effect of perspective on knowledge

END OF 2nd 6 WEEKS

START OF 3RD 6 WEEKS

9) Chapter 8- On considering the value of the heart (emotion) and the head

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Prep work requirements for the essay (due in the third 6 week period):

Essay Preparation Form

Essay Rough draft of sufficient length with an accompanying peer evaluation.

Self- Evaluation on final draft

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10) Chapter 9- On the relationship between language and meaning

11) Chapter 10- On what constitutes a way of knowing, through a further exploration of imagination, intuition, memory, and faith

END OF 3RD 6 WEEKS

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