Some extra reading on Karl Marx below. The NCCA document is particularly useful.
Karl Marx video clip
Click to access Karl-Marx-V2.pdf
This is a sample essay to assist you. Do Not plagiarise. Use it as an extra resourse. https://studyclix.ie/content/file/uploads/3/3eb642ae-409a-4bff-a90c-39bf6e908dc5.pdf
That’s Humanism by Stephen Fry
We are familiar with most of these tips already. However it is an excellent document and good to reinforce concepts of good practice when studying LCRE.
How to do well in LCRE
Ref: Paul Mc Andrew
This question came up on the HL paper in both 2013 and 2007. It is often phrased as ‘Give two examples of the ways that an interest in spirituality can be seen in peoples lives today’
The sacred in the modern world, chapter 1. This is the first chapter of this book worth skimming over for a little extra.
An Aran Island Funeral. A description of the rituals and spirituality involved with a funeral on the Aran Islands.
An old (1986) RTE clip about pilgrimage to lough Derg
A more modern perspective. Why I go on pilgrimage.
A link to the Taize website
A selection of Sample Essays and resources to assist you all with this section. Thanks to the people at studyclix.
Religion and the Search for Meaning in Our Lives Good podcast from BBC Radio 4
There is a deep human need to make sense of the world but do we really need religion? A Muslim, a Buddhist and a Humanist discuss belief and how it informs their lives. Guests: Yasmin Alibhai-Brown, Dharmachari Gujapati and Marilyn Mason.
The Truman Show
When life isn’t quite as it seems….. As discussed in today’s class..
Search For Meaning Through Music
Good Prezi to help with Essay number one ladies…
sample-essay This is a sample essay for this section. DO NOT plagiarise, it is by no means a perfect essay and is not to used as a crutch.
sample-essay-2 Another example, same rules as above apply….
The search for meaning and values by Eoin Cassidy From the Veritas ‘Into the Classroom’ series: Eoin G. Cassidy looks at how we derive and process the great questions concerning the meaning of life at large and one’s own life in particular. This is excellent extra reading.
humanism This is a document on Humanism and it’s contribution to philosophy.
three_ages_of_philosophy Including a study of Aquinas, Descartes and Neitzsche.
Here are a selection of Power points which will assist you with this section.
There is also a sample Plato Essay.
The remains of St. Valentine lie in a church in white friar street in Dublin