Reason and Commitment Class 3

Inseparability between philosophical anthropology the

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Unformatted text preview: ss understood as a state of consciousness Aristotle’s teleological ethics ! Two forms of virtue (arete, “excellence”): ! Intellectual virtue (“excellence of thought”, the subject of book VI) ! Moral virtue (“excellence of character”): “Virtue [...] is a state of character concerned with choice, lying in a mean, i.e. the mean relative to us, this being determined by reason, and by that reason by which the man of practical reason would determine it” (1106b3...
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This document was uploaded on 02/14/2014 for the course ASPO 1370A at Sciences Po.

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