Mon, 18 July 2011
Patricia Churchland on her new book Braintrust: What Neuroscience Tells Us About Morality. We also discussed David Hume's ethics as foundational to her work, reading his Treatise on Human Nature (1739), Book III, Part I and his Enquiry Concerning the Principles of Morals (1751), Section V, Parts I and II.
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Mon, 11 July 2011
Discussing The Republic by Plato, primarily books 1 and 2.
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Category:Podcast Episodes -- posted at: 1:55am CDT