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Department
Political Science
Course
POL200Y1
Professor
Simone Chambers
Semester
Fall

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Who should Rule1 Justice Equality for equalsThe many the few the one2 Law reason without desire Aristotle thinks the law should rule not peoplethe rule of law the best regime when the laws create a kind of structure where people work in itIf we look back to the Republic Plato doesnt talk about lawgod and reason alone should rule he equates law with god and reasonAristotle has a view that human nature is of two partsreasonappetite bodilyhuman beings stand between gods and beastsbeasts are pure appetitegods are pure reason spiritmindthoughtreasonwhen law rules reason without a body rulesReason is an order Set of rules this set of rules governs the universe logically without a passionthought thinking itselfgod is pure intellectIn the end you want laws to rule not peopleThe most important laws are common laws not written down they are embedded
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