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Minerva | Well-Being

blogEntryThumbnailWhat makes one’s life go well? What is of ultimate value for a person?

Moderator: Joshi
Invitéë: Prof. Chris Heathwoodalles gesinn...
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Minerva | Addiction

blogEntryThumbnailThis episode features Richard Holton on addiction, temptation, willpower, and the moral life.

Moderator: Joshi
Invitéë: Prof. Richard Holtonalles gesinn...
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Minerva | Philosophy's Divide

blogEntryThumbnailMost continental philosophers shy away from analytic philosophy, and most analytic philosophers shy away from the continental tradition. Edward Kanterian regrets this trend.

Moderator: Joshi
Invitéë: Dr. Edward Kanterianalles gesinn...
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Minerva | Fasting

blogEntryThumbnailFasting might seem at odds with our modern lives. But Julian Baggini argues that, even for non-religious people, fasting has its virtues.

Moderator: Joshi
Invitéë: Dr. Julian Bagginialles gesinn...
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Minerva | Vegetarianism

blogEntryThumbnailIs it always wrong to eat animals? In this episode we talk to Peter Singer and to Jeff Mcmahan about this quotidian moral question.

Moderator: Joshi
Invitéë: Prof. Peter Singer & Prof. Jeff Mcmahan
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Minerva | Spinoza

blogEntryThumbnailIn this episode Steven Nadler talks about Baruch Spinoza, one of the great rationalist philosophers of the 17th century.

Moderator: Joshi
Invitéë: Prof. Steven Nadler
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Minerva | Moral Progress

blogEntryThumbnailIn this episode we talk to Peter Singer about the progress of morality: has there really been moral progress? Should we, one day, give moral status to computers? And why be moral anyway?

Moderator: Joshi
Invitéë: Prof. Peter Singer
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Minerva | Metaethics

blogEntryThumbnailIn this episode Simon Kirchin introduces a number of positions in metaethics, and tells us which one he prefers.

Moderator: Joshi
Invitéë: Dr. Simon Kirchin
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Minerva | Presocratics

blogEntryThumbnailThis episode discusses the ideas and relevance of Presocratic philosophers.

Moderator: Joshi & Jonathan Egid
Invitéë: Dr. Kelli Rudolph
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