Sun, 27 April 2014
George Berkeley was famous for arguing that objects are really just ideas. In this episode of the Philosophy Bites podcast Tom Stoneham clarifies what he meant by this.
Direct download: Tom_Stoneham_on_George_Berkeleys_Immaterialism.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:50pm EDT
Sat, 12 April 2014
Michael Ignatieff was an academic with a keen inerest in political theory before he learnt the hard way about politics in practice. He was an academic who became leader of the opposition in Canada then lost heavily in the 2011 Prime Ministerial election. In this episode of the Philosophy Bites podcast he discusses the relationship between theory and practice in politics with Nigel Warburton.
Direct download: Michael_Ignatieff_on_Political_Theory_and_Political_Practice.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:29pm EDT