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ASSIGNMENT 9 I.AFRICAN ETHICS (PHILOSOPHY READER, CHAPTER 4, 119-123):A.What is the African term for “Good”? B.What are the African terms for “evil”? C.In African (Akan) societies, who determines what is good and evil? D.Distinguish “ordinary evil” from “extraordinary evil” (please give special attentionto page 120 in the Philosophy Readertextbook). E.In 3-4 sentences, what is the essence of the allegory of the “crocodile with two stomachs” (125-126) II.SOCIETAL ETHICS (PHILOSOPHY READER, CHAPTER 4, 127-129; TABLE IN ASSIGNMENT SECTION)Toennies, Durkheim, and Becker had different terms for rural and urban societies. A.What terms did each philosopher of societal ethics use rural society?

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