Alexander the great when conquering would often tell others about the teachings

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would be optimistic over subject. Alexander the great when conquering would often tell others about the teachings of aristotle his previous mentor growing up. Platonic or Aristotelian - Questioning what is here right now School of Athens painting - Plato and Aristotle in the center of the painting
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Plato - realist, that’s not real the real stuff is out there Aristotle - is a materialist when it comes to economics and what is here Tuesday September 3rd -Summarize key points about plato -Discuss Aristotle's ethical system and compare plato and Aristotle on Private Property - Plato is against private property because his point was that is that we animate material things, while Aristotle believes that we should be able to have enough desires to the point where we say we’ve had enough. - Aristotle has numerous concepts of ethics. Around 9-13. Finding the balance between deficiency (-)/Balance/ Excess (+). Aristotle’s Concept of the Golden Mean. We can arrive to the right thing to do or finding the balance or the measure of everything. - Aristotle's position on Material poverty can degrade a good person. He comes close to saying that they have made this decision to go without material stuff and stay in poverty; they have allowed the beast of greed to consume them by going with plato’s reason. (Power of Ideas - can get twisted for generations on a basic idea)
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-Medieval Economics - Just Price and Usury -Thomas Aquinas on private Property, wealth, virtues and reason -John locke later goes into Natural law and that there is certain rights -Virtue Ethics and Deontological- says we don’t rely on a god based moral system nor do we think we were just born with goodness. We must use our reason.
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