Discuss The whole person in different perspectives
Discuss The whole person in different perspectives.Is it possible to put together a perspective on the whole of life and not merely isolated sections of it? If so, what would that look like? How do your educational, philosophical, aesthetic, and moral commitments shape the way you view the world?
After reading the essays: (I will upload)
Consider the following questions for discussion:
List the question then the Answer: (give examples for each question answered). (Be very detailed / critical thinking).
- After reading the selections from Augustine and Lewis,what role do you think education has in your overall view of life- how does it contribute to you being a “whole” person? Be sure to reference something from either selection in your response.
- In Tolstoy’s story, a key idea is “being present.” To what extent is “being present” important in the idea of cura personalis?
- Do you agree or disagree with Murdoch’s views about humility and its role in the life of a person who is morally mature?
- What materials from this week’s readings facilitate your reflection and development as a person with an overall view of life? Explain why.