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Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Section 14 Group 3 (9-30-2014)

Today, I mainly researched on my phone for my group's midterm project. The rest of the group talked about their personal opinions on Machiavelli, leadership, and politics.


  1. Timmy Vongrassamy 146:55 PM CDT

    FQ: Leviathan is a gigantic _____ __________ described in the bible.

    DQ:What is real? (Imaginary and/or physical)

    Link: http://oregonstate.edu/instruct/phl302/texts/hobbes/leviathan-contents.html

  2. Section 14-3
    FQ: According to Hobbes, whether we realize it or not, we all seek what?
    DQ: Do you believe that it is only because of laws and the threat of punishment that keeps us in check?


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  4. FQ: T/F Hobbes believed there must be laws in place to keep everyone in check, and to have some restrictions on behavior.
    DQ: What does it mean to be "free"?

  5. FQ: Hobbles wasn't just a philosopher, he was what we call now call a _____ man

    DQ: Do you always depend on your senses, when there are times they mislead you?

  6. Anonymous2:34 PM CDT

    (Ethan Hall)
    FQ: The English translation of "Cogito Ergo Sum" is what?
    DQ: What do you believe would happen if government vanished? Would new civilizations form naturally? or would a select few conquer all?

    "The right of nature... is the liberty each man hath to use his own power, as he will himself, for the preservation of his own nature; that is to say, of his own life."
    -Thomas Hobbs

  7. Section 14 - Group 2

    FQ: T/F The Illusion Argument is a sceptical argument which questions the reliability of the senses, and thus threatens to undermine common-sense realism.

    DQ: Hobbes thought we are all selfish at heart and that the only things keeping us in check was the rule of law and the threat of punishment. Do you agree with him?

    Link: http://youtu.be/1xQEHNqz6GQ

  8. {Kelton Jones}
    FQ: What is Hobbs most famous for?
    DQ: What makes reality , reality ?

  9. Anonymous3:49 PM CDT

    (Jordan Turner)
    FQ- what does the giant in Leviathen represent?
    DQ- How do we know that things exist even though we can't see them?