Rader Chapter 3 Notes
3.1 Know Thyself
But what is a self?
Is there a self?
Is it different from your body?
Is it spiritual or non-material?
Is it nothing more than brain activity?
3.2 The Soul is Immortal: Socrates and Plato
2 realms or realities
Rader Chapter 5 and 6 Notes
In these chapters we are going to be covering questions in metaphysics, what is
real?, and Epistemology, How do we know?, in regards to the question of what is
the nature of reality.
Is reality the physical world or is there so
Rader Chapter 4 Notes
Do we have freewill? What does that even mean? Since the rise of science, which
studies how one thing causes another, many have wonder if free will is even
possible. It would seem, scientifically, that every choice we make is actuall
Rader Chapter 2 Notes
2.1 The Birth of Philosophy
Hesiod and Homer
Plato (student of Socrates)
Aristotle (student of Plato)
2.2 the Socratic Method
The Oracle at Delphi
o Told Socrates he was the wisest man
True wisdom is