Senior Seminar - Civitella & Verguldi-Scott. The Republic: Book I. Peloponnesian War fought from 431-404 B.C.E. Golden Age of Athens under Pericles 461-429 B.C.E. Pericles Funeral Oration 431 B.C. Read Pericles Funeral Oration.
Pericles Funeral Oration 431 B.C.
Justice means living up to your legal obligations and being honest
Returning a weapon to a madman,
this would be an unjust act since it is jeopardizing the lives of others.
(therefore justice has to be more)
Not having to act unjustly and fearing retribution in the afterlife
Is justice forced on us by rulers?
What is the punishment for acting unjustly?
Consider the offense: fraud, robbery, rape, adultery, murder, treason?