Unformatted text preview: Protagoras Materialist Anthropology 1. The First dispensation • Plato within city his own logical perspective • Technical Knowledge and Reason • Primitive struggle for survival Live this way because of the Lack political virtue • Need Political form Material force cause of human society, reason to create cities 2. The Second Dispensation The Political virtues: needed in order to live in a city, anyone that totally lacks political virtue is told to be exiled Justice (Dike) “Conscience,” “Respect” (aidos) 1. sense of shame incorporations 3. Materialist Account: • God, Human Nature vs. Environment...
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