What is Aristotle’s ‘doctrine of the mean.’ Explain his “value ethics”. Is there practical value to his theory (i.e. do you think it could be usefully applied to a person’s life)? Discuss with specific examples.
Write a short essay on ONE of the topics below. Be sure to address each part of the topic/question. Your essay should be clearly organized and written in paragraph form. The only sources you need to consult are our course readings (Blackboard reading materials, Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy , the Nagel textbook) , and other any relevant course materials. For in- text citations, cite sources simply by identifying them (e.g. ‘Nagel, p. 14’ or ‘SEP’) . No separate ‘References’ page is required for these sources.