No: 11 Leader: Could you point me to a working definition or a scientific definition of the Common Good.

Thread ID: 6 At 5/6/2008 6:53:40 AM Bill Sockey '75 wrote:

I believe Dr. McArthur once told me the common good is not the "greatest good for the greatest number" but the set of circumstances that permit members of society in general to achieve their highest good.

This seems right to me. It doesn't mean everybody will in fact achieve their highest good, only that the opportunities and incentives are there.


Thread ID: 17 At 9/15/2008 8:25:23 PM Alistair wrote:

Mike Augros answered this Question on September 15, 2008.

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