Unformatted text preview: IN YOUR OWN WORDS and IN AS MUCH DETAIL AS YOU CAN Wolf’s objection to hedonism.
Make sure that you explain why this objection seems to undermine hedonism.
iv.) Using the philosophical method that we have been using this semester, defend hedonism from Nozick’s
and Wolf’s objections. Explain why someone might think that Nozick’s and Wolf’s objections do not
provide satisfactory reasons for rejecting hedonism. Clarify anything in these objections that need to
be clarified. Then address the following questions:
a. Are any of Nozick’s or Wolf’s reasons offered against hedonism false? If so, which ones?
Explain why should we think those reasons are false. b. If they were true, would Nozick’s or Wolf’s reasons be sufficient grounds to reject hedonism?
If not, explain why not. -2- PHIL 101 – First Essay Assignment D.) Many people claim that a good life must be meaningful. According to Susan Wolf, meaning in life is to
be found in engagement in projects that are objectively worthwhile or...
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This essay was uploaded on 04/03/2014 for the course PHIL 101 taught by Professor Dowell during the Spring '08 term at UNL.
- Spring '08