Philosophies

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dleonhardt
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Philosophies
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2013-12-04 00:10:55
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Eng 201
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  1. Stoicism
    • . Devine purpose
    • . Structure and Order
    • . Sacrifice for the greater good
    • . Obedience to your country, do your duty
    • Example: Aeneas leaves Dido for greater good.
  2. Courtly Love
    • A relationship (sometimes unconsummated) between a married¬†noblewoman and a knight.
    • . Chivalry
    • . Extra Marital
    • Example: Don Quixote and Dulcenia
  3. Chivalry
    • .Code of conduct followed by Knights
    • . Loyalty, prowess & piety
    • . All Christian knights are brothers
    • .Courtly love
  4. Optimism
    • . The belief that the best possible outcome always occurs.
    • . Always optimistic.
    • .Pangloss, Candide
  5. Quixotism
    • . A romantic philosophy that noble deeds can always be carried out.
    • .over idealism
    • .Impractical

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