Assignment Option 1: Classical Influence on Current Policies and Politics
Compare and contrast at least two of the philosophers discussed in the text: Socrates, Plato, Aristotle, St. Augustine, Thomas Aquinas, Machiavelli, Hobbes, Locke, Rousseau, Burke, Mill, and/or Marx. Give examples of their philosophy being utilized in politics today. This may either be an active policy or the platforms or speeches of candidates.
Cite at least two credible outside sources to support your writing. As one of these, considerhttp://www.iep.utm.edu/polphil/. (Consider specifically Sections 3a, 3b, and 3c.) Be certain to add citations for your sources.
Must be ORIGINAL, 3 pages long not including title and reference, and APA format.