Happiness

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Happiness What exactly is human happiness? What is the good life for a passion? For the good of something, we are considering to highest end (desire) and the answer depends on the purpose Then what is the purpose of human life? Man is the rational animal. The highest good for a human (through life) is the life of rational contemplation.
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Unformatted text preview: What s the connection between happiness and virtue? The excellence of the character (virtue) that both makes the person good and live well. How is excellence of character determined? There are two kinds of virtue: moral (habit -> inculcated, practice) and intellectual...
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This note was uploaded on 03/03/2012 for the course PHIL 2306 taught by Professor Averyplank during the Spring '10 term at HCCS.

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