PHI_Notes_3.6.08 - They only consequence they are looking for is happiness Thing that character is what counts • They are virtue theorist o

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PHI 21:45:51 Jose Alvarez Religion and Ethics o Religion What is it in religion that tells you what the right thing to do is? Essence precedes existence / concerns to God’s Authority Existentialist theory J.P. Sartre was a existentialist o Held the position that existence precedes essence o Disagrees that the first part is rule-based Agrees with Aristotle and Plato Very closely related to Moral Beings which is related to the function of a thing o Aristotle was a Teleologist o If you believe these things then you’re a teleologist and/or a consequentialist o Consequentialist said that the first part was rule-based
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Unformatted text preview: They only consequence they are looking for is happiness Thing that character is what counts • They are virtue theorist o Ethics Ought or should/ is Virtue ethicists will never give you a set of rules to follow • Rule-based: a continuance of religion part o 10 commandments 1. kill 2. coveting 3. steal PHI 21:45:51 Jose Alvarez 4. Honor mother and father 5. cussing 6. Holy Sabbath 7. adultery 8. Other gods 9. lying 10. False idols o...
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course PHI 2010 taught by Professor Stanlick during the Spring '08 term at University of Central Florida.

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