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February 21, 2019

Episode #16: Rob Koons on Philosophy and the Good Life

NAS

Listen in as Peter W. Wood and Rob Koons discuss some of the larger questions of life. 

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November 1, 2018

Do The Oppressed Really Know Best?

Spencer Case

What weight difference should be placed on "lived experience?"

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July 23, 2018

Is Service-Learning a Disservice to Philosophy?

NAS

NAS member Spencer Case writes on the use of service-learning in philosophy.

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July 23, 2018

Why Non-Scientists Need To Study the Philosophy of Science

Edward R. Dougherty

NAS Member Edward R. Dougherty writes on what all students should know about scientific epistemology.

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November 16, 2017

Induction in Science

Ulrich Ulrich Gerlach

NAS Member Ulrich Gerlach continues the conversation on modern science’s epistemological crisis.

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October 30, 2017

Why Scientists Need to Study the Philosophy of Science

Edward R. Dougherty

NAS Member Edward R. Dougherty writes on the epistemological crisis confronting modern science.

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August 25, 2015

Political Bias in Philosophy and Why it Matters

Spencer Case

Superfluous political examples in philosophy texts show political bias that harms the discipline, scholars, and students. 

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November 3, 2014

Academic Social Science - Rousseau Redux

William H. Young

William Young examines the enduring influence of Jean-Jacques Rousseu in academic social science.

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April 12, 2014

Prager U: God vs. Atheism: Which is More Rational?

Jason Fertig

Boston College professor of philosophy Peter Kreeft presents arguments for the existence of God.

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