Aristotle's Ethics: Moral Development & Human Nature

Aristotle's Ethics: Moral Development & Human Nature

Chapter 6: The Ecological Preconditions of Self-Concordance

In this chapter, May discusses the environmental or ecological preconditions necessary for Self-Concordance. Just as the development of Aristotelian virtue requires ecology of nurture, so too does Self-Concordant activity. This ecology includes both the private and the public realm, and May discusses several programs that provide this ecology.

Chapter has several 6 online resources listed in the Notes.

Note 3: Lawrence v Texas

Note 4: Strong Women/Strong Girls

Note 6: KIPP Schools

Note 9: Tools of the Mind Curriculum

Note 21: A “light”approach to life mapping

Note 23: Teach for America