Grafton High School Hobbes & Locke Ethical Theory Essay

  1. Answer the following questions in three brief paragraphs. In each case you need to define the ethical theory and explain exactly why you think the philosopher fits that theory.

a. What is Hobbes’ ethical theory?

b. What is Locke’s ethical theory?

c. Using the movie Apocalypse Now, provide reasons for favoring one theory over the other.

I attached the list of ethical theories to pick from.