Philosophy Talk

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Philosophy on the radio? You've got to be kidding? Well, sometimes we do (kid, that is). Mostly we look at today's important ideas with an eye to thinking them through.

Philosophy Talk is a weekly, one-hour radio series. The hosts' down-to-earth and no-nonsense approach brings the richness of philosophic thought to everyday subjects. Topics are lofty (Truth, Beauty, Justice), arresting (Terrorism, Intelligent Design, Suicide), and engaging (Baseball, Love, Happiness).

This is not a lecture or a college course; it's philosophy in action!

Philosophy Talk is a fun opportunity to explore issues of importance to your audience in a thoughtful, friendly fashion, where thinking is encouraged.

Series

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79 Pieces

The marketplace version of Philosophy Talk. Stations can cherry-pick episodes for license. For the automated series please view Philosophy Talk: Weekly.

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18 Pieces

The program that questions everything... except your intelligence.


Pieces

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Our understanding evolves over time – how can we explain that to impatient people who don't trust science?

  • Added: Sep 28, 2020
  • Length: 53:58
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If someone disagrees with you, does it mean you should reconsider your position, or does it just mean that person is wrong?

Bought by KICI Iowa City and KAZU Seaside, Calif.


  • Added: Sep 28, 2020
  • Length: 53:58
  • Purchases: 2
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Are games just a fun way to pass the time, or do they do something more for us?

  • Added: Sep 25, 2020
  • Length: :00
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Is it always morally wrong to hate?

  • Added: Sep 25, 2020
  • Length: :00
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From Germany to Paris to New York: what made Arendt so controversial?

  • Added: Sep 25, 2020
  • Length: 53:58
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If someone disagrees with you, does it mean you should reconsider your position, or does it just mean that person is wrong?

  • Added: Sep 25, 2020
  • Length: 53:56
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Can Heidegger's contributions to Western philosophy and his active support for the German Nazi party be reconciled?

Bought by GCR (Global Community Radio), KSKQ, KTSW 89.9, WFHB, KKWE Niijii Radio and more


  • Added: Sep 21, 2020
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 6
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Can Heidegger's contributions to Western philosophy and his active support for the German Nazi party be reconciled?

  • Added: Sep 17, 2020
  • Length: 53:58
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Is citizenship the best recipe for non-discrimination?

Bought by GCR (Global Community Radio), KMUN, KSKQ, WNYO, KTSW 89.9 and more


  • Added: Sep 14, 2020
  • Length: 53:58
  • Purchases: 9
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Is citizenship the best recipe for non-discrimination?

  • Added: Sep 10, 2020
  • Length: 53:57