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Name:  John Holladay
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152 Western Philosophy Study Questions

Republic—Study Questions

Philosophy 152

Dr. Holladay

*Book IV:

   1. How does happiness apply to the lives of the guardians?

 

   2. What are the four virtues of the perfect state? How are they related to each other?

 

   3. How does the individual correspond to the state?

 

   4.  Explain the thirsty man example.

 

5.   Explain the analogies between (a) justice in the individual and justice in the state, and (b) justice and health, injustice and disease.

 

6.   How is the question about the advantages of justice now answered? What is still unanswered?

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