To solve the problems the State of Nature presents, says Thomas Hobbes, we must enter into a Social Contract and establish a democratic government. T/F true According to Thomas Hobbes, our natural human nature prevents us from living at peace with one another. T/F Social Contract Theory, according to James Friesen, adequately accounts for moral obligations above our politically-basedobligations. T/F David Hume held that people willfully consent to keep the Social Contract. T/F
The Original PositionIn A Theory of Justice, John Rawls assumes this hypothetical state to ensure impartiality in formulating social rules. In John Rawls' concept of social contract, no one should have more than others unless it is: That "Each person is to have an equal right to the most extensive liberty compatible with a similar liberty for others" is a principle formulated by The state of human existence prior to the existence of government Thomas Hobbes calledPlatoThis ancient Greek philosopher first hinted at a Social Contract theory in The Republic. The most influential contemporary proponent of social contract theory. Thomas Hobbes favored this type of government to enforce the Social Contract. One of the oldest normative traditions in Western philosophy, having its roots in ancient Greek civilization.
_____ is the branch of ethics which consists of the analysis of specific, controversial moral issues such as abortion, animal rights, or euthanasia. Cultural relativism.According to _____, pleasurable consequences are the only factors that matter, morally speaking. _____ maintains that morality is grounded in the approval of one's society - and not simply in the preferences of individual people. The study of the kinds of things that exist in the universe. The branch of philosophy that studies human action in relationship to the good and the bad. The study of knowing in philosophy
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