Knowledge Is Power In Doraemon

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Thuy Tran
Dr. Kevin Garrison
ENGL 2331
Knowledge is Power
“Human behavior flows from three main sources; desire, emotion, and knowledge.”
“Wise men speak because they have something to say; Fools because they have to say something.”
“The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future in life.”
- The Republic, Plato -

Characters:
Doraemon – the intelligent robotic cat from the 22nd century.
Mimi – a cute kitty in the neighborhood, Doraemon’s girlfriend.

Setting:
Doraemon is heading to the stadium to go on a date with his girlfriend Mimi. Doraemon, dressed in formal suit, sounds joyful and happy. Mimi, looks sad and depressed. Mimi is not paying attention to the surroundings and she bumps into Doraemon. Doraemon is really
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I don’t think it is a big problem. Love has no discrimination. I am destined to be an intelligent robotic cat, and people give me knowledge. In terms of you, you are not the kind of cat like that. That’s it.
Mimi
Okay. I understand now. But would you be pleased to answer some of my questions?
Doraemon
Of course yes.
Mimi
I ask you, what is knowledge?
Doraemon
Knowledge is justified true belief. For example, I know that I am seeing an elementary school over there. (He pointed at the school). By all means, the fact is that there is a school over there. Also in my mind, I have a belief that there is a school over there. When these truths are integrated and combined, this belief is justified. Therefore, I know the school.

Mimi
How about putting yourself in the sentence by using “I”? It is ambiguous, isn’t it? It indicates both a fact and an opinion.
Doraemon
Yes, as you said, using the term “I” means referring to myself. To put it simply, it just specifically points something out in the world.
Mimi
Oh. I got it. So you state that there is a link between the self and the definition of knowledge. Tell me, what is the nature of this self?
Doraemon
It’s very simple. Just think of it as the subject of the sentence who

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