Philosophy Talk

Series produced by Philosophy Talk

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The marketplace version of Philosophy Talk. Stations can cherry-pick episodes for license.

For the automated series please view Philosophy Talk: Weekly.

The marketplace version of Philosophy Talk. Stations can cherry-pick episodes for license.

For the automated series please view Philosophy Talk: Weekly.


80 Pieces

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Did postmodernism simply predict cynicism about the facts, or did it actually promote it?

Bought by KICI


  • Added: Jul 15, 2019
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 1
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What should you be reading this summer—and how should you be reading it?

Bought by KTSW 89.9, KMSU, KNVC Carson City Community Radio, WLPR, KSKQ and more


  • Added: Jul 07, 2019
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 7
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Is it better to choose a life of suffering or live happily in somebody else's vision?

Bought by KTSW 89.9, KMSU, KKWE Niijii Radio, KGLP, KEOS and more


  • Added: Jun 24, 2019
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 8
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Are dark matter and dark energy scientific fact or scientific theory -- and why would that matter?

Bought by KOJB 90.1 FM The eagle, KMSU, KNVC Carson City Community Radio, KICI, and KKWE Niijii Radio


  • Added: Jun 03, 2019
  • Length: 53:58
  • Purchases: 5
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John Dewey is regarded by some as the quintessential American philosopher.

Bought by KTSW 89.9, KMSU, KMRE-LP, and KNVC Carson City Community Radio


  • Added: May 27, 2019
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 4
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If you could see inside my brain when I was looking at a piece of art, would you know what it was like for me to look at that art?

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  • Added: May 20, 2019
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 10
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Is believing in God different from believing in the tooth fairy or Santa Claus?

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  • Added: May 06, 2019
  • Length: 53:58
  • Purchases: 7
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What’s the difference between charitable giving from ordinary people and philanthropic giving from the very wealthy?

Bought by KMRE-LP, KUMD, KMSU, KSKQ, KOJB 90.1 FM The eagle and more


  • Added: Apr 29, 2019
  • Length: 53:58
  • Purchases: 8
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If you could add a novel sense beyond the normal five, what would you want it to be?

Bought by KSKQ, KTSW 89.9, KMSU, KUMD, KNVC Carson City Community Radio and more


  • Added: Apr 15, 2019
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 9
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What movies of the past year challenged our assumptions and made us think about things in new ways?

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  • Added: Feb 14, 2019
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 9
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How could we have obligations to people who don't yet exist?

Bought by KMRE-LP, KOJB 90.1 FM The eagle, KTSW 89.9, KICI, KNVC Carson City Community Radio and more


  • Added: Feb 11, 2019
  • Length: 53:58
  • Purchases: 6
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Is it irrational to want to be better than you are?

Bought by KMRE-LP, KSKQ, KTSW 89.9, KOJB 90.1 FM The eagle, GCR (Global Community Radio) and more


  • Added: Jan 28, 2019
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 7
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What's the right way for developed nations to fight global poverty?

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  • Added: Dec 17, 2018
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 6
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Is power a matter of top-down control, or is it distributed throughout society?

Bought by KOJB 90.1 FM The eagle, KSKQ, KTSW 89.9, GCR (Global Community Radio), and KRJF-lp


  • Added: Dec 03, 2018
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 5
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What does questioning everything have to do with being creative?

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  • Added: Nov 26, 2018
  • Length: 53:58
  • Purchases: 9

  • Added: Nov 12, 2018
  • Length: 53:58
  • Purchases: 8

  • Added: Oct 31, 2018
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 6
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Is queerness just a marker of sexual orientation, or is it a political and social identity?

Bought by KQED, CHSR-FM 97.9, WFHB, KOJB 90.1 FM The eagle, KSKQ and more


  • Added: Mar 06, 2017
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 10
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Should any person or institution who has benefited from our sorry history of racism be required to compensate the victims of racism?

Bought by KTSW 89.9, KMSU, KNVC Carson City Community Radio, RadioFreePalmer, KSKQ and more


  • Added: Jun 29, 2019
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 15
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Does affirmative action undermine the achievements of those who are supposed to benefit from it?

Bought by KRZA, KKWE Niijii Radio, KSKQ, and KOJB 90.1 FM The eagle


  • Added: Jan 24, 2017
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 4