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“Scholastic Communities and Democracy: The Role of Ethics in International Education”- T(h)REIS HIERARCHES GAVE ANOTHER PERSPECTIVE FROM THE SCHOLASTIC ONE (Clast)

(being continued from 1/02/18) III. The role of Ethics in International Education Going back to our previous discussions about the meaning of words, what does ethic mean for us? Dictionaries generally explain ethics as the difference between right and wrong. … Continue reading

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“Scholastic Communities and Democracy: The Role of Ethics in International Education”- T(h)REIS HIERARCHES GAVE ANOTHER PERSPECTIVE FROM THE SCHOLASTIC ONE (B)

(being continued from 30/01/17) 4. EthicsA Greek noun again, êthê meaning customs and a Greek adjective ethicos, meaning arising from habit, gave birth to the word “Ethics”, which is the branch of philosophy concerned with what is morally good and … Continue reading

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“Scholastic Communities and Democracy: The Role of Ethics in International Education”- T(h)REIS HIERARCHES GAVE ANOTHER PERSPECTIVE FROM THE SCHOLASTIC ONE (A)

Monique Seefried, president of the IB Council of Foundation Speech made at IB Africa/Europe/Middle East regional conference, October 2006 Introduction Αγαπητοί συνάδελφοι, αγαπητά μέλη της κοινότητας του Διεθνούς Baccalaureat, αγαπητοί φίλοι, είναι μεγαλη μου τιμή να προσφωνώ μπροστά σας στην … Continue reading

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SOLΩN THE SOPHOS-SAGE- SUFI

EXCERPTS FROM THE BOOK Solon the Athenian, the Poetic Fragments   MORE AT   http://www.amazon.com/gp/search?index=books&linkCode=qs&keywords=9004174788 By Maria Noussia-Fantuzzi NOTES CHAPTER 1 CHAPTER 2   SOURCE 

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Pathos, Pleasure and the Ethical Life in Aristippus (iiiλαστ)

(BEING CONTINUED FROM  26/12/11) Much of the testimony on Aristippus points very distinctly to a concern for a kind of inner emancipation or independence of mind in the handling of pleasures. What we get, in effect, is a picture of … Continue reading

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Pathos, Pleasure and the Ethical Life in Aristippus (ii)

(BEING CONTINUED FROM 6/6/12) Adherents of the view that Aristippus adopts something like a bodily view of pleasure might appeal to Plato’s Protagoras. They might appeal to the Protagoras because the standard interpretation there seems to be that in that … Continue reading

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Pathos, Pleasure and the Ethical Life in Aristippus (i)

  For many of the ancient Greek philosophers, the ethical life was understood to be closely tied up with notions like rational integrity, self-control, self-sufficiency, and so on. Because of this, feeling or passion (pathos), and in particular, pleasure, was … Continue reading

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