Letter to a European Philosopher

Letter to a European Philosopher - Nicole Bohanon 511 West...

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Nicole Bohanon 511 West Main Street McComb, Ohio 45858 February 21, 2010 Aristotle 384 Main Street Stagirus, Macedonia, Greece 12345 Respected Sir, I am ardent follower of your ethics and especially find the doctrine of “The Golden Mean” wherein the right path lies in moderation applicable justly to real-life situations. Your philosophies have been adopted by millions all over the world and survived the trails of changing times and scenario. However, with due respect, I would like to state that I tend to disagree with your doctrine of men naturally ruling over women and excluding women from the political sphere. According to your philosophy, men tend to be more rational than women on basis of natural distinctions and hence for the establishment of a proper state, it is necessary that men rule over women since they are more rational. In other words, women are less capable of logic and reason, and should not be included in the political sphere. Though it may be true that due to biological differences, women are born irrational as compared
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