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WHY? - Philosophical Discussions About Everyday Life

Second Sunday of each month, at 5:00pm CT
  • Hosted by Jack Russell Weinstein

Join us each month as we engage in philosophical discussions about the most common-place topics with host Jack Russell Weinstein, professor in the Department of Philosophy and Religion at the University of North Dakota. He is the director of The Institute for Philosophy in Public Life.

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Teaching Philosophy for Children

Oct 6, 2014

A reposting of episode 30: "Teaching Philosophy for Children." Maughn Gregory.  Original airdate: July 10, 2011, 5 p.m. central.

Food and Sustainability

Oct 3, 2014

A reposting of episode 31: "Food and Sustainability." Jay Basquiat. Original airdate April 10, 2011, 5 p.m. central. 

The Philosophy of Water

Oct 3, 2014

A reposting of episode 32: "The Philosophy of Water." Clay Jenkinson.

What is Philosophical Counseling?

Oct 3, 2014

A reposting of episode 33: "Plato Not Prozac: What is Philosophical Counseling." Lou Marinoff

Philosophy of Violence

Oct 3, 2014

A reposting of episode 34: "Philosophy of Violence." Steven Pinker

Philosophy of Marriage

Oct 3, 2014

A reposting of episode 35: "Philosophy of Marriage." Stephanie Coontz. Broadcast date: December 11, 2011, 5 p.m. central.

A reposting of episode 38: "What Do We Talk About When We Talk About Economics?" Deirdre McCloskey.
Broadcast date: March 12, 2012, 5 p.m. central.

A reposting of episode 39: "Love, Hate, or Eat: How Humans Relate to Animals." Hal Herzog. Originally recorded: March 29, 2012. Broadcast date: April 8, 2012, 5 p.m. central.

Does Science Give Us Truth?

Oct 3, 2014

A reposting of episode 40: "Does science give us Truth?" Jan Golinski. Broadcast date: May 13, 2012, 5 p.m. central

Are Corporations People?

Oct 3, 2014

A reposting of Episode 41: "Are Corporations People?" Stephen M. Bainbridge. Originally recorded: May 29, 2012.

 

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