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Sunday, September 14, 2014

Section 14 group 2

In class we had a discussion about a few different things. The majority of the discussions had to to with the quote, "Don't believe everything you think." We discussed the varying moral codes and the correlating ethical processes by which people make decisions around the world. We also briefly discussed if individuals should be allowed to Vape on campus.


  1. FQ for 9/16/14
    T/F: According to Stoicism, we are responsible for what we feel and think.
    T/F: Utilitarianism is based on the assumption that the ultimate aim of all human activity is happiness.

  2. FQ: According to Seneca, how should we spend our time?

    DQ: What makes an action right or wrong?

    Link: http://youtu.be/9tpL1K8ZqrU

  3. FQ
    How many main problems did Cicero identify with growing older in his book "On Old Age?"

    Do you think that being a philosopher means accepting what you can't change?


  4. For Sept. 18th

    FQ: What religion was Augustine a part of in his younger years?

    DQ: Augustine believed that God "let" bad things happen because of the existence of Free Will. Do you agree with him? Why or why not?

    Link: http://youtu.be/ZZMZSp2rgfM

  5. Fq what worldly pleasure was Augustine unwilling to give up

    Fq t/f part of what being courageous means is having the ability to overcome fear

    Dq if all feeling was taken away would that be the perfect way to end universal suffering