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Together with Protagoras and Socrates we are trying to figure out whether or not excellence or virtue (arete) is learnable and teachable. As a class we seem to have been persuaded, along with Protagoras, by what Socrates describes in the the 4+1 section of the dialogue (349a5-360e5), namely that there is such a technique that deals with the right choice of pleasures and pains, i.e. 147 palabras más
Douglas Groothuis, Philosophy in Seven Sentences: A Small Introduction to a Vast Topic (Downers Grove, IL: IVP Academic, 2016).
Philosophy in Seven Sentences is, as the subtitle puts it, “a small introduction to a vast topic.” Using seven sentences from famous philosophers, Douglas Groothuis (pronounced GROAT-hise) introduces readers to important questions in epistemology (the study of knowing) and metaphysics (the study of being). 528 palabras más