Veritatis Splendor

Please read John Paul II’s

Veritatis Splendor


·      Describe and analyze the reasoning/logic that John
Paul uses in this encyclical. (1 paragraph)


·      Identify examples of Deontic and Doxastic logic in his
approach to ethics. (1 paragraph)


·      Compare and contrast the ethical approach found in
this encyclical to

o   Proportionalism (1 paragraph)

o   Emotivism (1 paragraph)


Meaningful elaboration
beyond these guidelines is encouraged but not required, e.g., finding examples
of additional modal logics, comparing to other ethical approaches, and comparing
with other themes in this course.