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Thursday, September 11, 2014

Section 14 Group 1

Today we discussed the consequences of a world without fear of God, or death.


  1. Also, today's quiz questions are as follows:
    1. Would a lavish lifestyle be considered “Epicurian”?

    2. Who believed in the statement “don’t commit and you won’t be disappointed”?

    3. According to Pascal, what is the most rational course of action for us?

    4. T/F: It is possible to be skeptical about Pyrrho’s scepticism?

    5. Did Pyrrho ever step away from the snapping dog?

    6. What did William James believe about the Gambler’s Argument and God?

  2. FQ: What is the principle of universalizability?
    DQ: Is moral "good" developed by human nature, or is it developed by societal rules?

  3. FQ: What does "being philosophical" mean?
    DQ: Discuss some of the criticisms of the utilitarian viewpoint.

  4. Cody Marsh3:07 PM CDT

    FQ: Kant described intentions behind any act as a what?
    DQ: Do you believe our emotions are controllable to any extent?