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Unformatted text preview: philosopher ought to desire and seek death? Why does he believe that the premises of his argument are true? 2. Briefly explain the different views on the nature of the soul suggested in the Phaedo by Simmias, Cebes, and Socrates. 3. How does Socrates justify, in response to Cebes, his claim that the soul is not only more durable than the body, but is actually eternal? 4. Explain Anselm’s argument (in Proslogion chapter 2) for the existence of God (i.e. the Ontological argument). 5. Explain Aquinas’s teleological argument (the fifth way) from the Third Article of Summa Theologica 1 q.2. Please type and double-space your answer. Please bring a printed copy of your assignment to class on the due date (see syllabus). Do not submit in any other way except by prior approval....
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This note was uploaded on 12/09/2010 for the course PHIL 1150 taught by Professor Mr.cummings during the Fall '10 term at UMSL.
- Fall '10