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Department
Philosophy
Course
PHI1104
Professor
All Professors
Semester
Winter

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Great Philosophers MidtermPlatos City and Soul ChartPart of the SoulPart of the CityFunction CityVirtue SoulAppetiteWorkersProducersMoneyMakingDesireSpiritedWarriorsAuxiliariesKeeping OrderCourageRationalityRulersPhilosopher DeliberationContemplatioWisdomKingnRuling to make the city justAristotleInfinite Regress ArgumentAristotle uses this argument to show how the position against there being a supreme good is absurdFirst he hypothesizes that all aims lead to a supreme goodLets assume that this isnt true Then every action attempts to accomplish a good and then a further good and then a further good without endIf this assumption is true then desire would be empty and futileThis is absurd therefore there must be a supreme goodLucretiusThe good life is freedom from disturbanceThe good life is not a life of luxury WhyLuxuries arent
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