Natural Law

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First Slide- Introduce Natural Law with a definition and who made the Law a body of unchanging moral principles regarded as a basis for all human conduct.
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Second slide- go into depth about Plato and who he was- this can be done with points and quotes about him, also include facts.
• Plato is just a nickname and his actual name is Aristocles
• In 388 B.C. he founded his school, the Academy, which is considered the first European university.
• As a young man, Plato was not only a student—he was also a wrestler and a playwright.
• Aristotle was one of Plato’s pupils at the Academy.
• Plato was a student of Socrates

Third Slide- Aristotle depth about who he is and what quotes and views he has on Natural Law- also include facts on who he is.
• Aristotle is regarded by many as the most intelligent man to ever walk on this planet.
• Aristotle went to Athens when he was 17 and lived in that city for the most of his life.
• When Alexander the Great died in 323 BCE, Aristotle and other friends of Alexander the Great became unpopular.
• He wrote many books and he kept notes to help teach his students.
• Aristotle composed two types of works, the first is designed for the general public and the other is designed specifically for students and teachers of philosophy.
Fourth Slide- How Aquinas developed the idea
Key points on Aquinas and how he does natural law
Key points on Aquinas and his quotes
Fifth Slide- whats a primary precept
Whats a secondary precept
Finish with questions or Natural Law…...

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