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Unformatted text preview: - you need many instances of practice to establish what the correct action is through correct judgements - Aquinas: virtues are prior to judgements - deductive model: you need the virtues to make good judgements Phillipa Foot: Puzzles in Virtue Ethics- For whose benet are the virtues? the lists of virtues all contain di f erent things - courage, temperance, wisdom (good for yourself) - charity, generosity, justice (good for others) - virtue makes you a better person, and that is good for you - in being charitable, or just, you may also be giving yourself courage or temperance, but even if it doesnt, doing those things is good for your soul...
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This note was uploaded on 11/18/2011 for the course PHL 275H1 taught by Professor Professorbialystok during the Fall '11 term at University of Toronto- Toronto.
- Fall '11