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Unformatted text preview: wise person, not from the nations specific history. 4. Stress on the order of existence. Assumption that the world has a structure (an order) that has existed since creation and the wise person can see it. 5. Eudemonic . Ultimate goal of wisdom is human happiness, e.g., longevity, posterity, wealth, good reputation. 6. Conservative orientation . Emphasis on prudence and the maintenance of the status quo in life....
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- Spring '09