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MPYE 004 Philosophy of Human Person Solved Assignment 2020-21


MPYE 004 Philosophy of Human Person

Solved Assignment 2020-21

Note: i) Give answer of all five questions. ii) All five questions carry equal marks. iii) The answer of questions no. 1 and 2 should be in about 500 words.

1. Figure out differences between philosophy of human person in Indian and Western perspectives.


What do you understand by living an authentic life? Explain and evaluate in the light of Heidegger’s philosophy.

2. What do you understand by Love as the self-actualizing phenomena? Does love has the potential to resolve conflicts between humans? Give arguments to support your answer.


What are the difficulties to define freedom? Are these difficulties harmful for human enlightenment and upliftment? Support your answer with arguments.

3. Give answer of any two questions in about 250 words each.

a) What do you understand by the concept of rebirth? Give some philosophical arguments to support rebirth.

b) What is phenomenology of death? Explain.

c) How existentialism see human being? Is Existentialism successful in defining human being?

d) Write an essay on significance of freedom of choice in the emancipation of individual.

4. Give answer of any four questions in about 150 words each.

a) Explain “Freedom to be more.”

b) Explain Volitional Dynamism.

c) How do you respond to Freud’s challenge of psychological determinism?  

d) “Animal identity is preserved in identity of life, and not of substance.” Examine this statement critically.

e) Give philosophical insights on funeral customs.  

f) What is the philosophical significance of Chaos theory? Explain.  

5. Write short notes on any five in about 100 words each.  

a) Dominium sui actus

b) Dark Energy

c) Categorical Imperative  

d) Idea of Participation in Marcel’s philosophy.  

e) ‘I-It’ relation in Martin Buber’s Philosophy

f) Animal Symbolicum

g) Facticity

h) Absurdity