The Good Citizen
English | 0:0:28:21 | 640 x 360 | PAL (25fps) | H.264/MPEG-4 AVC @ 796kbps | AAC 160 Kbps | 166 MB
Genre: Special Subjects | Documentary
The sixth of Michael Sandel's famous lectures on the philosophy of justice looks at the Greek philosopher Aristotle and the rules of golf.
Aristotle believed that the purpose of politics was to promote and cultivate the virtue of a country's citizenry. He argued that those citizens who contribute most to the purpose of the community are the ones who should be most rewarded. But how do we really know the purpose of a community, or a practice?