PHI 305 Week 3 Assignment: Augustine and Aquinas Essay



Topic:
Virtue Ethics and Natural Law


 

Write an
essay of 750-1,000 words, comparing and contrasting the views of Augustine and
Aquinas regarding ethics. In addition to summarizing key ideas, the essay
should address the following:

 

  1. The views of Augustine and
    Aquinas regarding human nature


 

  1. The views of Augustine and
    Aquinas regarding human ability to know “the good.”


 

  1. The views of Augustine and
    Aquinas regarding human ability to do “the good.”


 

  1. Critique of the views of
    Augustine and Aquinas: With whom do you agree more, and why?


 

Utilize
the GCU library to locate three to five academic resources in support of your
content.

 

Prepare
this assignment according to the APA guidelines found in the APA Style Guide,
located in the Student Success Center. An abstract is not required.

 

This
assignment uses a grading rubric. Instructors will be using the rubric to grade
the assignment; therefore, students should review the rubric prior to beginning
the assignment to become familiar with the assignment criteria and expectations
for successful completion of the assignment.

 

You are
required to submit this assignment to Turnitin. Refer to the directions in the
Student Success Center.

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