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Thursday, September 11, 2014

Section 9 group 3

Today we got tjhrough the first four discussion questions. We decided that it is ubnderstandable to fear death but not rational.

5 comments:

  1. DQ: What makes an action right or wrong ?
    FQ: What's one difficulty with Christian ethics ?

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xwOCmJevigw

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  2. FQ:
    1. Who was the 18th century protestant who came up with the means and ends theory.
    2.What did Seneca say the problem was for the way most people live their life?

    DQ:
    1. Would you choose to stay plugged into the machine explained on page 50 of Philosophy the Basics or in a dystopian society? Why or why not?

    Link:
    http://philosophyforlife.org/philosophies-for-life/stoics/

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  3. FQ: Who were the main two philosophers in the Roman Empire that spread stoicism?

    DQ: Which ethics do you think is better: Christian ethics or Kantian ethics?

    http://www.csus.edu/indiv/g/gaskilld/ethics/utilitarianism%20notes.htm

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  4. Anonymous7:26 AM CDT

    Lauren Williams
    FQ:
    True or false. Epictetus was once a slave.
    True or false. Epictetus was sentenced to exile in Corsica.

    DQ:
    Which theory of ethics do you most agree with? Christian or Kantian ethics?
    Does upbringing influence what a person considers right and wrong?

    Links: http://io9.com/the-heinz-dilemma-might-reveal-that-morality-is-meaning-1569136649

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  5. FQ:
    (T/F) Utilitarianism is the best known type of consequentialist ethical theory.

    DQ: Do you agree with the Stoics mental control philosophy? How does it show up in your life?
    http://www.quibblo.com/quiz/2Lmn_dQ/Are-You-Stoic

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