Aristotle argument using virtue ethics will emphasize on the character of a person when
taking an action and the virtues in the moral philosophy. His argument would be that a virtuous
person has the ideal character traits which are nurtured since they are derived from natural
internal tendencies. In his argument, he will determine that a virtuous person is led by character
and does not expect to gain favors or maximize the utility. For example, after helping the
drowning man he should not be paid or compensated by the family members and friends.
Aristotle will make the decision of helping the man from drowning due to kindness without
focusing on favor gain. In his argument, he will believe that the action of helping the man will
bring happiness and helps him to flourish without the basis of physical pleasure and luxury.
Aristotle will argue on virtual ethics dealing with wider questions of how should I live? What is
the good life? And what are proper family and social values? In his argument, these questions
will give him directions on the decision to make (Mulgan, 2015).
His argument will also be based on eudemonism which explains that the human virtues
flourish by performing well in one’s dist...
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