Normative Ethics – Natural Law – Lesson 3 – Evaluation

WATCH: This lecture https://vimeo.com/686677123/ffc5302baa WATCH: These videos https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VgHoyTvyh4ohttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rgd5fe3jPQAhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LqsAzlFS91A THINKING POINT. a. Should we see morality as stemming from reason or from revelation? b. To what extent can we say that Aquinas was not committing the is-ought fallacy? c. Is it fair to say that if morality is taken to be culturally relative then there is […]

Normative Ethics – Natural Law – Lesson 2 – Application

WATCH: This lecture https://vimeo.com/686676220/9f0aa8b71e WATCH: These videos https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r_UfYY7aWKohttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XjlmnqcJuO8 THINKING POINT. a. Is Aquinas correct to say that the Primary Precepts lead to flourishing? b. The controversial Precept is Worshipping God. What examples from the 20th Century support Aquinas’ postulation that it is a primary precept. c. How does Aquinas’ teaching on ignorance show Natural Law […]

Normative Ethics – Natural Law – Lesson 1 – Foundations

WATCH: This lecture https://vimeo.com/686675537/a184ed099c WATCH: These videos https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pKsINBk2tF4https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cUE4cwNuSZ4 WATCH: This Ted-Ed Video. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lA-zdh_bQBo THINKING POINT. a. What are the implications if morality is, as Aquinas, Aristotle and Cicero think, objective? b. If morality is natural, why do not all people follow the same principles? LISTEN: To the below Panspsycast Philosophy Podcast. Resources *Please select the button […]