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Are gender roles and differences fixed, once and for, all by biology? Or is gender socially constructed and culturally variable? How does gender differ from sex? Join John and Ken as they explore whether men and women are really from different ... more
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Is prostitution morally objectionable? Should it be illegal? Or is it simply a market transaction, where one party sells a service for a price that another party is willing to pay, and no third party is harmed? John and Ken are joined by Philosophy ... more
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What is the imagination? What led Mother Nature to make it such an important part of our make-up? A lot of our thinking, and even our perception, has to do not only with what is, but what might be, and what would have been. That is, the imagination ... more
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Pick your favorite age. You are healthy, career thriving, family intact (at least pretend!). Would you like to live forever at that age, in that health, with those friends and family members also living forever with you? Immortality, on earth? How ... more
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Is cultural anthropology a science? Are abstract economics, string-theory, and evolutionary psychology sciences or pseudo-sciences? Is pseudo-science just politically incorrect science? Or is there an objective difference? Astronomy is science; ... more
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Philosophical reasoning relies on intuitions--but where do these intuitions come from? Are our intuitions always correct? Are they ever correct? How can we determine what people really think about important issues? Philosophical reasoning relies on ... more
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- Is forgiveness really a virtue? Justice is a virtue and so, many claim, is forgiveness. But they seem inconsistent. John and Ken discuss South African reconciliation, truly evil people, and the virtue of forgiveness with Charles Griswold from ... more
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Who or what is God? By what rules should people live? And what does Maimonides have to say about diets and bathing? Rabbis and Talmudic scholars have spent centuries puzzling over theology, texts, and life. In the process they came up with many ... more
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Once upon a time, student athletes were students first, athletes second; the Olympics was about amateurism and the pursuit of excellence, not the pursuit of endorsements; and professional athletes enhanced the physics through rigorous work-outs, not ... more
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FonoLibro se complace en presentar el audiolibro en español “El poder de la mercadotecnia audaz” de uno de los maestros de El Secreto y experto del comportamiento humano y la mercadotecnia, Joe Vitale. En este increíble ... more
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FonoLibro se enorgullece en presentar el bestseller del New York Times “BLINK” – El Poder de Pensar, Sin Pensar- de Malcolm Gladwell. En su aclamado bestseller, “El Punto Clave,” Malcolm Gladwell redefine como ... more
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FonoLibro se complace en presentar el audiolibro de uno de los títulos de metafísica más leídos de todos los tiempos, “La Ley de Atracción en el Mundo del Pensamiento,” o conocido también como ... more
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Does America's drug problem rest on confused philosophy? Listen in and get more confused as Ken and John discuss the philosophical issues underlying arguments for and against the legalization of drugs with Peter de Marneffe from Arizona State ... more
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Is your loyalty to America and Americans more important than the common humanity you share with everyone on the globe? John and Ken are joined by Debra Satz, Professor of Philosophy at Stanford University, to cast a critical eye on patriotism, ... more
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What is a child? How are their minds different? And what are the moral implications of these differences for how we should treat them? Back in the middle ages, people thought of children simply as little adults. Modern psychology has destroyed that ... more
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Taking human life is wrong, but what if it is one's own life? Is suicide worse or less bad than murder? Is it wrong at all? Can suicide be rational? How about helping another commit suicide? The Philosophers discuss the metaphysics and morality of ... more
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John and Ken open the phones and the inbox to their listeners, answering questions about art, politics, proof, and philosophy itself. On this special edition of Philosophy Talk our devoted listeners are our guests, as they call in and ask John and ... more
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What is flirting? Can you flirt without intending to? Can you flirt by dressing a certain way? By walking a certain way? Is flirtatious behavior culturally relative? Could you flirt with a robot? With your own long-term partner? With an idea? Join ... more
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What is humor? What makes some jokes funny? Why did the chicken cross the road? And what's so funny about philosophy anyway? Tune in for deep thoughts and big laughs as John and Ken welcome Ted Cohen, Professor in Philosophy, the College, the ... more
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What are the effects of immigration on culture in America? Does it promote homogenization, diversity, or both? Cultural enrichment, or assimilation? What challenges does immigration raise? What immigration policies should the American government ... more
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Edward Gibbon and James Madison both noted how liberties in Rome were among the victims of its growing empire. Is our society facing a similar problem, given what some public figures have said about choosing between how much liberty and how much ... more
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Some psychologists claim to have demonstrated that humans are systematically, deeply and perhaps irredeemably irrational in their reasoning and decision making. But what is rationality and why does it matter? If we are really so irrational, how have ... more
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Is love just a (second-hand) emotion? Is love a single thing, or just a word we use to express any number of unrelated emotions? Is love intrinsically irrational? What have philosophers said about love? Did they know what they were talking ... more
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The concept of equality is as important to America's self-conception as it is confusing. What sort of equality? Equality before the law; equality of opportunity; equal access to all the benefits of modern society? If we treat everyone the same, how ... more
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What does it mean to say you're sorry? Can you be sorry without intending to change your behavior in the future? Without being ashamed? Do other cultures have different concepts of sorrow and guilt? John and Ken unapologetically explore the language ... more