Unformatted text preview: defense. According to Bloom, what is the most outstanding contribution that philosophers have made to American political life? 8. According to Owen Harries, true conservatives are skeptical of the Enlightenment claim that philosophers can lead us to a better society than that which exists. (T/F) 9. According to Owen Harries, true conservatives believe that people are fundamentally good (what is sometimes called “the perfectability of man”). (T/F) 10. According to the NY Times, historians have recently confirmed that slaves encoded messages in quilts....
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- Spring '08
- Political Philosophy, Age of Enlightenment, Owen Harries