Class Notes (838,449)
Canada (510,888)
Philosophy (203)
PHIL 102 (33)
Lecture

March 20.pdf

2 Pages
103 Views
Unlock Document

Department
Philosophy
Course
PHIL 102
Professor
Dominic Mc Iver Lopes
Semester
Winter

Description
for final exam: don’t need to know all the objections and details, but broad ideas that determine whether you’ve read the papers 1. Value 2. Game Playing 3. Open Games work is when you do something for its instrumental value in getting other intrinsic things play is when you do something for its own sake, intrinsic value 1. play is an activity valued for its own sake 2. playing a game is... 3. playing games is the highest intrinsically good activity 3.* playing games is the fundamental intrinsically good activity 3.** playing games is the ideal model of intrinsically good activities 3. and 3.* are very strong, 3.** is less strong 3.** is easier to see how it comes at the end of the reading one theory.... what is playing a game? -there’s a goal you’re supposed to achieve and a way you’re supposed to achieve it -there’s rules that help make it what it is -regulative rules help you to play the game well (eg. don’t fall down, you shouldn’t sacrifice your queen in chess..etc) -there’s a specific attitude taken towards the game first pass: to play a game is to seek a goal through inefficient means -eg. golf; the goal is to get the ball in a cup, but instead of the efficient way of picking it up and putting it in the cup, you go through putting it around -lusory goal: a goal that can only be described in
More Less

Related notes for PHIL 102

Log In


OR

Join OneClass

Access over 10 million pages of study
documents for 1.3 million courses.

Sign up

Join to view


OR

By registering, I agree to the Terms and Privacy Policies
Already have an account?
Just a few more details

So we can recommend you notes for your school.

Reset Password

Please enter below the email address you registered with and we will send you a link to reset your password.

Add your courses

Get notes from the top students in your class.


Submit