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Discussions and lectures by the best and brightest thinkers from Boston University. The show topics focus on various subjects such as current events, national and international politics, academic-related issues and public affairs.

Discussions and lectures by the best and brightest thinkers from Boston University. The show topics focus on various subjects such as current events, national and international politics, academic-related issues and public affairs.
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Boston, MA

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WBUR

Description:

Discussions and lectures by the best and brightest thinkers from Boston University. The show topics focus on various subjects such as current events, national and international politics, academic-related issues and public affairs.

Twitter:

@WBUR

Language:

English

Contact:

WBUR 890 Commonwealth Avenue Third Floor Boston, MA 02215 (617) 353-0909


Episodes

James's Barking Crab: Becoming a Person in a Mechanistic Universe

11/16/2018
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James's Barking Crab: Becoming a Person in a Mechanistic Universe

Duration:00:52:29

Personhood and Interpretations of Embodied Cognition

11/9/2018
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Personhood and Interpretations of Embodied Cognition

Duration:00:52:29

The Mississippi Civil Rights Movement, 1960 to 1964

11/2/2018
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The Mississippi Civil Rights Movement, 1960 to 1964

Duration:00:52:29

Russian Influence Operations in the Digital Age

10/25/2018
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Russian Influence Operations in the Digital Age

Duration:00:52:30

On Whose Terms? African Women and Politics of Recognition in the International Refugee Regime

10/17/2018
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On Whose Terms? African Women and Politics of Recognition in the International Refugee Regime

Duration:00:52:29

Haiti’s Baron de Vastey and the Black Atlantic

10/12/2018
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Haiti’s Baron de Vastey and the Black Atlantic

Duration:00:52:27

Populism and the Future of Liberal Democracy in the West

10/3/2018
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Populism and the Future of Liberal Democracy in the West

Duration:00:52:29

James's Barking Crab: Becoming a Person in a Mechanistic Universe

10/2/2018
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James's Barking Crab: Becoming a Person in a Mechanistic Universe

Duration:00:52:29

The Drama of Celebrity

9/21/2018
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The Drama of Celebrity

Duration:00:52:29

Why Forests? Why Now? The Science, Economics and Politics of Tropical Forests and Climate Change

9/14/2018
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Why Forests? Why Now? The Science, Economics and Politics of Tropical Forests and Climate Change

Duration:00:52:28

Thirty Million Words: A Public Health Approach to Early Childhood Education

9/7/2018
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Thirty Million Words: A Public Health Approach to Early Childhood Education

Duration:00:52:29

Strangeness From Within: Toward a Novel

8/28/2018
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Strangeness From Within: Toward a Novel

Duration:00:52:29

Global Blackness: Representing Polyvalence in the Diaspora

8/27/2018
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Global Blackness: Representing Polyvalence in the Diaspora

Duration:00:52:29

A Loud, but Noisy Signal: The Role of Public Opinion in Education Policy Making

8/15/2018
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A Loud, but Noisy Signal: The Role of Public Opinion in Education Policy Making

Duration:00:52:30

Dependence and Precarity in the Sharing Economy

8/14/2018
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Dependence and Precarity in the Sharing Economy

Duration:00:52:29

Zionism and Anti-Semitism: Ideologies or Emotions?

7/20/2018
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Zionism and Anti-Semitism: Ideologies or Emotions?

Duration:00:52:30

Big Chicken: The Incredible Story of How Antibiotics Created Modern Agriculture and Changed the Way the World Eats

7/13/2018
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Big Chicken: The Incredible Story of How Antibiotics Created Modern Agriculture and Changed the Way the World Eats

Duration:00:52:29

Why Forests? Why Now? The Science, Economics and Politics of Tropical Forests and Climate Change

7/10/2018
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Why Forests? Why Now? The Science, Economics and Politics of Tropical Forests and Climate Change

Duration:00:52:28

The Drama of Celebrity

6/29/2018
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The Drama of Celebrity

Duration:00:52:29

The Political Economy of Recovery in Southern Europe (2014-2018)

6/21/2018
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The Political Economy of Recovery in Southern Europe (2014-2018)

Duration:00:52:29