This case focuses on two reasons that creon is on guilty of causing Antigone’s suicide.It finally tells the verdict.It is a case concerning a suicide which was committed.Confucius declares that people fulfill their potential for the “good” by ordering their lives and society according to a hierarchy of duties.
Review and comment on at least two of your classmates’ answers by the end of the week. Your responses should be substantive, which means that you should provide a significant level of detail in your reply and show active engagement by referencing the readings, drawing on your own experiences, giving your opinions, respectfully disagreeing where appropriate, or asking questions designed to generate further discussion on the material and its implications outside the realm of the question.
Question: In The Analects, Confucius suggests that studying tradition is essential. Moreover, Confucius declares that people fulfill their potential for the “good” by ordering their lives and society according to a hierarchy of duties. He teaches individuals have a duty to respect and they must honor and uphold the government hierarchy.
Creon trial for causing Antigone’s suicide. Confucius is the judge who must decide the king’s fate. You are the prosecution. Present Confucius with two reasons that Creon is guilty. Write one paragraph about each reason.
Now, imagine that you are Creon’s defense lawyer. Present Confucius with two reasons that Creon is not guilty. Write one paragraph about each reason.
Finally, in one paragraph tell Confucius’ verdict, giving one reason justifying his decision. hierarchy defines an inheritance relationship among roles. For example, the role structure for a bank may treat all employees as members of the ‘employee’ role. Above this may be roles ‘department manager’, and ‘accountant’, which inherit all permissions of the ‘employee’ role, while above ‘department manager’ could be ‘savings manager’, ‘loan manager’.