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Interactive video lesson plan for: Aristotle & Virtue Theory: Crash Course Philosophy #38 (copy)

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15 questions

1. Have you ever met someone like this? (00:00:15)

2. Given the little information presented thus far, does this sound like an objective theory of ethics? (00:01:02)

3. Can you give your own example of an OBJECT that exhibits proper functioning? (00:01:47)

4. How are we rational and social animals? (00:02:01)

5. Do you agree with Aristotle's point that we are naturally designed to be virtuous? Why or why not? (00:02:23)

6. Is this definition too vague? How might it be improved upon? (00:02:36)

7. Do you think that this definition still needs to be revised? Why or why not? (00:02:56)

8. What do you think? Is this really courage? (00:03:38)

9. Contextually define "deficiency" and "excess". (00:04:14)

10. How difficult does it sound to learn how to "always know" how to find the perfect midpoint between two extreme actions? How might this process (of becoming virtuous) become easier? (00:05:19)

11. Identify the vice excess and deficiency for both patience and modesty. (00:05:41)

12. Who are examples of moral exemplars (moral role models) either in your life, throughout history, in film, etc? (00:06:47)

13. In other words... achieving the good life? (00:07:42)

14. How can you be the "pinnacle of humanity" if you are never done improving? (00:08:10)

15. Can you achieve eudaemonia if you never do your homework? (00:08:39)

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