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Have you ever reacted weird without giving it a second thought? This may have occurred to many of us. And many of us may have felt uncomfortable for it. The important question arises, ‘Is there any goodness in our impulsiveness?’ To sort out this confusion, Let’s understand the qualities of good in a philosophical way. G E Moore concepts of Good points out the uniqueness of the quality of Good. Good is a simple and indefinable quality. Just as we can’t explain the color red to anyone and so same goes for good. We can’t explain anyone what’s good and what’s not unless some object is specified. “Good,’ then, if we mean by it that quality which we assert to belong to athing, which we say that the thing is good, is incapable of any definition.” -G E Moore The second step to judge a thing as good is consequences.…

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What is Logical Positivism? It is a theory discovered by the members of the Vienna circle. It is an outlook that the philosophical problems would be considered as true and meaningful only if it could be analysed properly. The discovery of logic in philosophy by philosophers like Russell and Quine has widened the advantage & scope of philosophy. It shifted the subject philosophy from traditional orthodox definitions to Modern Logical Positivism. “Vienna circle” It is a group of major philosophers- Moritz Schlick, Philipp Frank, Rudolf Carnap, Victor kraftand and others. They considered positivism as an evolution of philosophy. Their main intention was to look back at all major philosophical problems and make a logical analysis to it. The problem which couldn’t be analysed logically is skipped to be treated as a Valid philosophical Problems. Positivism could be said as switching of philosophy as a theoretical subject to science. The positivism…

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Technology is considered as a boon and should be only used in need. Too much of the technologies around could turn evil.

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