CSS Philosophy 2015

PART-II

Q.2 Compare Ghazali’s attack on philosophers with Ibn Rushd’s defense of philosophy. (20)

Q.3. Sir Sayyid Ahmad Khan is a rationalist. Critically discuss. (20)

Q.4. Pragmatism is in essence idealism. Critically evaluate. (20)

Q.5. Critically discus German Idealism with special reference to Kant and Hegel. (20)

Q.6. State and explain main features of Dialectical Materialism as enunciated by Karl Marx. (20)

Q.7. Discuss A.J.Ayer’s principle of verifiability, criterion of meaning and its impact on metaphysics and ethics. (20)

Q.8. Write short notes on any Two of the following: (2 x 10=20)

 (a) Mu’tazilites

 (b) Ash’rites

 (c) Revivalists