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the intrinsic good at which every action and decision is ultimately aimed. (happiness is an...
If X has a goal or end E, then it is a good X if it produces excellent (or virtuous) E.
Doctrine of the Mean
the goal of the mean is to maintain balance and harmony from directing the mind to a state...
Aristotle’s 2 kinds of virtues
intellectual and moral. Both must be taught, neither arises naturally.
The 11 Virtues
· Courage · Temperance...
useful friendships and utility friendships tend to blur together
Three types of Friendship
based on utility (usefulness) -instrumental - bartender based on pleasure – instrumental...
a teleological theory, in that it is concerned with the outcome or consequences...
Criticism of situationism
situational ethics is typically based off of the future consequence and the future is hard...
Life of contemplation
is the life of happiness, is the life which leads to the final end
the philosophical value and object has “for its self” as an intrinsic property
value of object, both physical and abstract
when one knows an action will do more harm than good, but chooses to do it anyway
love of ones fellow man, or the love of god for one’s mankind
“brotherly love” or friendship
intimate love or erotic love, the word erotic is derived from eros