study guide midterm 2 - Value that which one acts to gain...

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Value: that which one acts to gain and/or keep. (goal) Virtue: that act by which one gains and or keep values.(action) Rights: a right is a moral principle defining and sanctioning a mans freedom of action in a social context. Subjective egoism: what is moral based on what is good for me short term. Each person be unique. Objective egoism: long term/course of life. Can judge-everyone similar Absolutism: the idea that some rules stay the same thru time in space. Relativism: morality itself changes thru time and space. Collectivism: fundlementally born into groups. Individualism: fundlementally individuals who join groups. Rand Subjective egoism: what is moral based on what is good for me short term. Each person be unique. Objective egoism: long term/course of life. Can judge-everyone similar. Rand supports objective egoism Objectivism nutshell Metaphysics: reality Epistemology: reason Ethics: rationality man qua man Politics: capitalism Value: that which one acts to gain and/or keep. (goal) Virtue: that act by which one gains and or keep values.(action) 3 cardinal values: reason, purpose, self-esteem. All values reason have a purpose all want self- esteem. 3 cardinal virtue: rationally, productiveness, pride. Be rational all the time. Be productive get you
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This note was uploaded on 01/23/2012 for the course BUSINESS IDS301 taught by Professor O'byrne during the Spring '09 term at San Diego State.

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