BPY008 Modern Western Philosophy – IGNOU Solved Assignment 2016-17

1. Explain general characteristics of modern western philosophy in detail? (Answer)
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Write a short essay on the Lockean theory of ideas.

2 Discuss in detail the concepts of god and world in the philosophy of Spinoza.
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Elaborate the Cartesian understanding of the relation between mind and
body in detail. (Answer)

3. Answer any two of the following in about 200 words each.
a) What were the aspects of the enlightenment culture and philosophy? (Answer)
b) Explain the theory of pre-established harmony.
c) Critically explain Berkeley’s theories on knowledge.
d) Present a detailed account of the organic theory of Hegel. (Answer)

4. Answer any four of the following in about 150 words each.
a) Describe Hume’s idea of self. (Answer)
b) What do you mean by the Religion of Humanity? (Answer)
c) What is Spirit of criticism? (Answer)
d) Distinguish between Noumenon and phenomenon. (Answer)
e) Describe the freedom as the central theme of existentialism.
f) What do you understand by synthetic apriori? (Answer)

5. Write short notes on any five of the following in about 100 words each.
a) Absolute (Answer)
b) Surplus value
c) Esse est percipi (Answer)
d) Enlightenment (Answer)
e) Deconstruction
f) Logical Positivism (Answer)
g) Skepticism (Answer)
h) Dialectical Materialism (Answer)

BPY005 Indian Philosophy Part 2 – IGNOU Solved Assignment 2016-17

1. What is the historical context of modern reform movements? Discuss. (Answer)
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Explain the Jaina epistemology with special reference to perception and inference.

2. Explain in detail the Vaiseshika metaphysics and the categories. (Answer)
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Which are the major schools of vedantic thought? What are the general topics
discussed by those schools?

3. Answer any two of the following in about 200 words each.
a) Elaborate proofs for the existence of Prakrti as given by Samkhya. (Answer)
b) Describe the various steps included in the Ashtanga Yoga. (Answer)
c) Explain Ambedkar’s critique of religion and the caste system.
d) Explain Miamasa theory of error (khyativad)?

4. Answer any four of the following in about 150 words each.
a) Describe the concept of maya. (Answer)
b) Distinguish between Kevalapramana and Anupramana. (Answer)
c) Explain the call “back to the Vedas”? (Answer)
d) What do you understand the concept of sacchidananda in Aurobindo?
e) Describe Upamana according to Miamamsa. (Answer)
f) What do you mean by God is truth or truth is God?

5. Write short notes on any five of the following in about 100 words each.
a) Shaiva Siddhanta (Answer)
b) Samanya Lakshana (Answer)
c) Jivanmukti and Videhamukti (Answer)
d) Nityavibhuti (Answer)
e) Bhakti movement
f) Vaishnavism (Answer)
g) Chishtiya order of Sufism
h) Purusha

IGNOU Philosophy Solved Assignments 2017

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BPY-005 Indian Philosophy Part 2
BPY-006 Metaphysics
BPY-007 Ethics
BPC-001 General Psychology
BPC-002 Development Psychology
FST-001 Foundation Course in Science & Technology

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BPY005 Indian Philosophy Part 2 – IGNOU Solved Assignment 2015-16

1. Write a detailed essay on the eight fold path of yoga. (Answer)
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Explain the nature and characteristics of Bhakti movement. Discuss various factors that helped its development. (Answer)

2. Discuss about the major orders of Sufism. Trace the origin and development of Sufism in India. (Answer)
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Discuss the historical context of modern reform movements. (Answer)

3. Answer any two of the following in about 200 words each. Continue reading “BPY005 Indian Philosophy Part 2 – IGNOU Solved Assignment 2015-16”

BPY004 Religions of the World – IGNOU Solved Assignment 2015-16

1. Explain the views of sociologists Emile Durkheim and Auguste Comte on religion. (Answer)
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Explain the personal and social ethics that one is expected to practice in hinduism?

2. Present a detailed note on the Foundations of religious belief.
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Elaborately discuss the five pillars of Islam. (Answer) Continue reading “BPY004 Religions of the World – IGNOU Solved Assignment 2015-16”

BPY003 Ancient and Medieval Western Philosophy – IGNOU Solved Assignment 2015-16

1. Explain and interpret the notion of being in Parmenides. (Answer)

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Explain the intellectual and social context of sophist thought. Discuss the significance of sophist method of enquiry and thought in general.

2. Write a critical essay on the concepts of one and good in the philosophy of Plotinus. (Answer) Continue reading “BPY003 Ancient and Medieval Western Philosophy – IGNOU Solved Assignment 2015-16”

BPY002 Logic – Classical and Symbolic Logic – IGNOU Solved Assignment 2015-16

1. Explain word, concept, and term in detail. (Answer)

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Seen from different standpoints, how propositions are classified into different types? Discuss each type. (Answer)

2. Discuss in detail various types of dilemmas. Present possible ways applied to avoid them. (Answer) Continue reading “BPY002 Logic – Classical and Symbolic Logic – IGNOU Solved Assignment 2015-16”

BPY001 Indian Philosophy – IGNOU Solved Assignment 2015-16

1. Explain the meaning and philosophical implications of tajjalanjti. Discuss the nature of Brahma as discussed in the Chandogya Upanishad. (Answer)

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Write a detailed essay on the Jaina epistemology. (Answer)

2. Discuss the notion of knowledge in Indian philosophy. (Answer) Continue reading “BPY001 Indian Philosophy – IGNOU Solved Assignment 2015-16”