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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193 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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84 Pieces

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


Pieces


  • Added: Jul 12, 2024
  • Length: 54:00
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What makes a theory "scientific"?

  • Added: Jul 09, 2024
  • Length: 54:01
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Never mind the Oscars: what movies of the past year challenged your assumptions and made you think about things in new ways?

  • Added: Jul 09, 2024
  • Length: 54:00
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How does your philosophical trivia knowledge stack up against host emeritus John Perry's?

  • Added: Jul 09, 2024
  • Length: 54:00
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How do we sort out who has what rights in a post-colonial nation?

Bought by KSKQ and KICI Iowa City


  • Added: Jul 08, 2024
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 2
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What should we make of the self-appointed spokesperson?

  • Added: Jul 02, 2024
  • Length: 01:00
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How do we sort out who has what rights in a post-colonial nation?

  • Added: Jul 02, 2024
  • Length: 54:00
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A look at the work of one of the best-known American philosophers, who passed away earlier this year

Bought by GCR (Global Community Radio)


  • Added: Jul 01, 2024
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 1
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A look at the work of one of the best-known American philosophers, who passed away earlier this year.

  • Added: Jun 28, 2024
  • Length: 54:00
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Is Gender an oppressive system that sorts people into pink and blue boxes, or is it a critical part of people’s identities?

Bought by KTSW 89.9, KICI Iowa City, GCR (Global Community Radio), KMUN, KSKQ and more


  • Added: Jun 24, 2024
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 7