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    • Comparing Hobbes's Gratitude and Aristotle's Magnanimity 

      Djoboulian, Taline (Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research, University of Regina, 2018-07)
      Hobbes's natural law of gratitude needs to be brought back into perspective when reading his political works. Often when reading Hobbes, many use his depiction of human nature and natural rights to demonstrate the innate ...
    • Jane Jacobs The Ethicist: Systems of Survival and Jacobs' Moral Philosophy 

      McFarlane, Michael Wright (Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research, University of Regina, 2018-04)
      This work intends to show that Jacobs’ moral philosophy makes a strong case for objective moral knowledge. She posits that there are two moral syndromes that are intended to guide working life morality. Roughly speaking, ...
    • Liberal Value Pluralism: A Study of the Political Ideas of Michael Ignatieff 

      Mazenc, Ryan (Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research, University of Regina, 2012-03)
      This thesis looks at the writings of Michael Ignatieff to try to answer whether the value pluralist philosophy he espouses is compatible with his doctrine of human rights. Value pluralism is a political and ethical ...
    • Value Pluralism: What It Is and Why Its Main Arguments Fail 

      Lehmann, John David (Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research, University of Regina, 2016-06)
      Value pluralism is the philosophic position that there is a multiplicity of distinct goods that can neither be reduced to a common property nor be arranged into an ethical system that gives unconditional moral principles. ...
    • Virtue at Hogwarts: Aristotle's Nicomachean Ethics Through The Lens of J.K. Rowling's Sorting System 

      Alberry, Angela Christine Lindsay (Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research, University of Regina, 2018-11)
      Exploring how Aristotle’s Nicomachean Ethics is reflected and developed through the Sorting System of J.K. Rowling’s magical school of Hogwarts in her Harry Potter series, this paper considers each house and its characteristic ...