Wednesday, September 25, 2013
(honors) Nameless Wanderers--Condensed Study Guide 1
What was Aristotle's school in Athens called?
What does "philosopher" translate into in Greek?
-"Love of wisdom"
On what charge was Socrates convicted and then executed?
-Corrupting the youth of Athens
What was Pyrrho's philosophy?
What was Augustine's philosophy?
What was the name of Aristotle's doctrine, which claims that every virtue lies between to extremes?
-The Golden Mean
What are experimental philosophers called?
How was Socrates executed?
-He was forced to drink hemlock
A Stoic believed the ideal life was to live in a highly populated area. True or false?
-False; A Stoic's ideal life would be to live in isolation, as a recluse
Which of the Roman emperors did Seneca tutor?