Posted:Oct 9, 2017
- Daniel Tippens, The Electric Agora, “The Scope of Morality”
- Daniel A. Kaufman, The Electric Agora, “Morality Everywhere?”
- Daniel A. Kaufman, The Electric Agora, “Self-made”
- Susan Wolf, The Journal of Philosophy, “Moral Saints”
- Eric Schwitzgebel, The Splintered Mind, “My Defense of Anger and Empathy: Flanagan’s, Bloom’s, and Others’ Responses”
- Daniel Tippens, The Electric Agora, “Ruminations on Millennials – The Case of Moral Arrogance”
- Michele Moody-Adams, “The Idea of Moral Progress”
- Alessandra Maldonado, Salon, “Dave Chappelle opened his Radio City set with 20 minutes of transphobic ‘jokes'”
Sophia | Oct 9, 2017 | Daniel Kaufman & Daniel Tippens
Historians Bill Black and John Fea, author of the book Believe Me: The Evangelical Road to Donald Trump, discuss how evangelical Christians were drawn to Trump’s campaign messaging.
Daniel Kaufman and Oliver Traldi discuss the professional risk involved in expressing heterodox views in the field of philosophy.
Aryeh Cohen-Wade speaks with Alice Robb, author of the new book Why We Dream, about the meaning of events—such as one’s teeth falling out—that happen in our dreams.
The Wright Show
Philosopher and theologian John D. Caputo explains how he understands Scripture.
John Horgan speaks with economist and transgender woman Deirdre McCloskey about how her unique experience informs her understanding of the mind-body problem.
The Wright Show
Contrary to longstanding dogma, heredity can be influenced by the environment. Robert Wright and philosopher Massimo Pigliucci discuss.
Aryeh Cohen-Wade talks to Travis Smith, author of Superhero Ethics, which uses comic book characters as a lens to examine ethics and values.
Philosopher Dan Kaufman asks writer E. John Winner, a veteran of the NYC punk scene, whether the well of youthful rebellion springs eternal.
Theoretical biologist Stuart Kauffman recounts how a premonition of his daughter’s tragic death shaped his ideas about consciousness.