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Please write an essay explicating one of the following texts from an author we have read for the course. In this essay, locate the chosen text within the context of the work it appears in and then explain the role that this text plays within the overall work, or at least, within its immediate location. State the issue or issues involved in the body of the text. State the author's thesis or main teaching in this text. Analyze the argument of the text, laying out clearly, and in your own words, the persuasive reasoning that the author employs to lead us to grasp this significant teaching concerning human action and ethics. After you have explained the meaning of the text, judge whether the argument is effective and if the teaching concerning human action is true.
A. Thomas Aquinas, Summa Theologiae, I-II, Q. 91,a. 2 "Whether there is in us a natural law"
B. Thomas Aquinas, Summa Theologiae, I-II, Q. 94, a. 2 "Whether the natural law contains several precepts, or only one"
C. Aristotle, Nicomachean Ethics, V, ch. 10; 1137a 31- 1138a2
D. Aristotle, Nicomachean Ethics, V, ch. 5; Beginning at 1132b21-1133b28
E. Aristotle, Nicomachean Ethics, VII, ch. 14; Beginning at 1154a-21- 1154b34, the end of the ch.
F. Aristotle , Nicomachean Ethics, IX, ch. 4 Beginning at 1166a1-1166b29, the end of the ch.