Socrates would support the idea of surrogacy - Coggle Diagram
Socrates would support the idea of surrogacy
Our ideas on Surrogacy
In Canada: Altruistic Surrogacy is legal and allowed to do, however, Commercial Surrogacy is illegal
Doing something in an altruistic manor is to do it selflessly and to have a "
selfless concern for the well-being of others
Must you be Altruistic to become a surrogacy carrier?
No, you do not have to be a completely altruistic person to be able to become a surrogate parent. No-one is completely selfless
Would it help to be altruistic ?
Yes, absolutely in society to be able to live you have to have a sense of altruism like helping others or doing something besides yourself or you'll have a hard time doing that you want or getting what you want.
To become an altruistic person it requires deep self examination, Socrates believed that one must examine themselves, the world around them, everything in order to be able to know
Assisted Human Reproduction act
Failure to complete
Their ideas on pregnancy
The occupational status
Women in Ancient Greece were not permitted to have jobs, they were supposed to do stereotypical woman things i.e: childbearing
Back in Ancient Greece woman's rights were fairly non existent, woman practically belonged to men
Their life choices were decided by the male figure in their life
Socrates believed in egalitarianism
Socrates and gender equality
"Once made equal to man, woman becomes his superior"
In Ancient Greence women did not have jobs so they would not receive Maternity leave from a job they do not have
Not a lot of people really liked Socrates due to his controversial views and opinions
Socrates was arrested beacsue the people of Athens said he was corrupting the young minds of Athens as well as 'violating the gods'
He was deemed guilty by 30 votes
While in prison he drank poison and ended up dying
He was said to be very vain
Socrates had quite the influence on Western Philosophy
What is Western Philosophy
Western Philosophy had a strong commitment to the truth and happened to be the most famous one !
Who was he?
Socrates was born in the 'Golden age' of Greece and was born in moderate means
Born near Athens in 469 BCE
He very rarely (if not ever) wrote things down, instead Plato wrote down the oral teachings of Socrates. - He was a lover of philosophy and aided to most philosophers being called 'Sophists'
He believed that false believes are dangerous
Contribution to the economy
"The Unexamined Life Is Not Worth Living"
While this phrase was used by socrates when he was speaking on the allegations of 'corrupting youth' he taught them how to thunk about their choices with reason, it still holds firm. He questions what life is, what makes it worth living?
Socrates wanted us to live a life by reason to use self examination
what it all comes down to is reason, why are they wanting surrogacy? why can't they have children, what is the reason ? this is why I think Socrates would support surrogacy. It is full of self examination
What is self examination? it is about creating or finding a clear way on how to view things and why