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David Edmonds interviews leading philosophers about moral issues that effect us 24/7.

David Edmonds interviews leading philosophers about moral issues that effect us 24/7.
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United States

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David Edmonds interviews leading philosophers about moral issues that effect us 24/7.

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English


Episodes

Intellectual Arrogance

10/14/2018
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Are we becoming incapable of respecting other people's opinions?

Duration:00:17:26

How neo-liberalism has twisted liberalism

8/1/2018
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Does neo-liberalism continue the values of classical liberalism?

Duration:00:18:55

Should we pay reparations for wrongs committed in the past?

5/24/2018
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Are African Americans owed reparations for the enslavement of their ancestors?

Duration:00:22:52

Is Life Without Meaning?

4/16/2018
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Do you ever get the feeling that life is meaningless?

Duration:00:19:15

Are we becoming too preoccupied with beauty?

3/12/2018
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Society expects us to conform to standards of beauty more than ever - says Heather Widdows.

Duration:00:20:28

Are there benefits to Psychedelic Drugs?

2/12/2018
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An intellectual trip with Ole Martin Moen.

Duration:00:22:43

Robot Love

1/15/2018
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Can robots fall in love?

Duration:00:15:33

Evolution and Cooperation

12/11/2017
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Why do some animals behave in altruistic ways? With Jonathan Birch.

Duration:00:16:35

Sacred Places and Traditions

11/19/2017
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What is so sacred that it deserves special protection?

Duration:00:18:07

Resistance to Change

10/19/2017
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Change can disturb our peaceful existence - are we right to resist it? With Quassim Cassam.

Duration:00:19:27

Indirect Discrimination

10/8/2017
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Can discrimination be subtle and indirect, as in Aesop's fable of the fox and the stork?

Duration:00:16:32

Male Circumcision

9/10/2017
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Should we ban male circumcision?

Duration:00:19:36

Do victims have obligations too?

8/12/2017
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Are you a victim of crime? What are YOUR obligations?

Duration:00:19:49

Profiling

7/9/2017
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Profiling is commonplace? But is it ethical?

Duration:00:18:35

Who can join the political community?

6/18/2017
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Not everyone has access to the same rights in a democratic country. Are our ideas of political membership changing in a globalised world? With Seyla Benhabib.

Duration:00:20:43

Why Care about Privacy?

6/3/2017
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Is privacy really a fundamental value? With Annabelle Lever.

Duration:00:19:58

Robots and Retribution

5/16/2017
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Who will we blame in the future?

Duration:00:14:23

How Unfairness Drives Us Crazy

4/21/2017
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Dr. Molly Crockett on whether we are hard-wired to reject an unfair deal.

Duration:00:14:59

Citizenship Tests

4/3/2017
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Thom Brooks says that citizenship tests are often absurd

Duration:00:14:29

The Just Riot?

3/20/2017
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Avia Pasternak argues that some political riots are justified.

Duration:00:21:41