12. Tuesday, October 20, 2009

12. Tuesday, October 20, 2009 - PHL Tuesday, October 20,...

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PHL Tuesday, October 20, 2009 Hitting the mean - phronesis; defciency and excess Defciency Mean Excess (cowardice) *Courage (rashness) [Feelings] --------------------- *Temperance *magnifcence -throwing your money around [external goods] ------------ *generosity *magnanimity -one shouldnt expose themselves to external goods *re: small honours - accept honours, do not seek or shun them *mildness [social liFe] -------------------- *truthFulness *wit *Friendliness *ethical liFe isn ʼ t about just doing moral things, its about every day and how you get along with people [amour-propre-selF respect] *re: shame *proper indignation - appropriate pride: standing up For yourselF Aristotle ʼ s Practical Syllogism 1. major premise (general claim) - “its courageous to attack the enemy” - unless we know the circumstances, we dont know what action we should take - we need to know iF this is the right situation where we should attack the enemy, thereFore we need the minor premise. ... 2. minor premise (particular circumstances obtain)
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