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Sophia | Nov 9, 2018 | Daniel Kaufman & David Ottlinger

Sophia

Why do we have reason?

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Philosophers Robert Gressis and Jaime Edwards consider, especially through the lens of Marx’s philosophy.

Sophia

How can there be persons?

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Philosophers Daniel Kaufman and Joshua Rasmussen consider.

The Wright Show

Mindfully coping with anger on social media

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Robert Wright speaks with meditation teacher Sharon Salzberg, author of the new book Real Change: Mindfulness to Heal Ourselves and the World.

Sophia

What makes the Marvel films great

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Daniel Kaufman speaks with comic book writer Milton Lawson.

The Wright Show

An extremely unusual last will and testament

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Ingrid Newkirk, a founder of PETA and the author of the new book Animalkind: Remarkable Discoveries about Animals and Revolutionary New Ways to Show Them Compassion, describes what will happen to her body after she dies.

Sophia

The silence of public philosophy in a time of crisis

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Daniel Kaufman and Crispin Sartwell ask why philosophers aren’t engaged in urgent questions of value.

Sophia

Why does bad CGI make us feel weird?

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Daniel Kaufman and David Ottlinger apply a philosophical lens to the question.

The Wright Show

The ABCs of meaning

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Robert Wright speaks with Bruce Feiler, author of the new book Life Is in the Transitions: Mastering Change at Any Age, about the roles played by “agency,” “belonging,” and “cause” in a meaningful life.

Sophia

Preserving the liberal tradition

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Daniel Kaufman and Russell Blackford, author of The Tyranny of Opinion: Conformity and the Future of Liberalism, discuss John Stuart Mill’s vision of liberalism.

The Wright Show

Of monsters and men

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Robert Wright speaks with David Livingstone Smith, author of the new book On Inhumanity: Dehumanization and How to Resist It, about the psychology of viewing another person as a monster.