What is a Good Life?
Second Reflection Paper
Due by Wednesday, July 19
Imagine the impossible-Aristotle, transported through time, is asked to watch and evaluate the film, Groundhog Day. After expressing his amazement at the technological marvels of
Reading Questions for Apology and Crito
Apology Who are the two kinds of accusers, which kind does Socrates fear more, and why? From Socrates' questioning of Meletus, what kind of person does Meletus seem like? What are Socrates' arguments against Me
Name_ Quiz on St. Augustine, Confessions, Book I
1. How do humans find joy and rest?
2. Why are we not free of sin and guilt even as babies?
3. What did Augustine fear most as a boy? What did he enjoy?
4. What behavior displayed by eloquent speak
Some Essential Freudian Concepts
Instinct-An innate biological drive toward some action or goal. Instincts have an object and a supply of mental energy to accomplish their goal. Erotic or Sexual Instinct-The instinct to receive intense physical pleas
Why Be Moral?
First Reflection Paper
Due Wednesday, June 12 Crimes and Misdemeanors considers three kinds of punishment that we usually believe or hope is delivered on immoral persons. First, other human beings, represented by the police or the judic