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David Edmonds interviews leading philosophers about moral issues that affect us 24/7.

Philosophy 24‪7‬ David Edmonds

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    • 4.3 • 18 Ratings

David Edmonds interviews leading philosophers about moral issues that affect us 24/7.

    Sport and Sex

    Sport and Sex

    Should men and women compete separately in sport.

    The future of privacy

    The future of privacy

    Our phones, our fitbits, our social media use, our internet searches, are all providing information about us

    Can saving an important building ever be worth a life?

    Can saving an important building ever be worth a life?

    How far should we go to protect a building?

    How should humans relate to animals?

    How should humans relate to animals?

    Can we betray an animal's trust in us?

    Enhancing Human Beings

    Enhancing Human Beings

    What are the ethics of genetic enhancement?

    A world without work

    A world without work

    How we will find meaning when machines take our jobs.

Customer Reviews

4.3 out of 5
18 Ratings

18 Ratings

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Very interesting, if you are reading this subscribe, this podcast will get you thinking.

I just listened to Intellectual Arrogance which was satuated with Intellectual Arrogance, even ending with the idea that Intellectual Arrogance is an affliction of the powerful rather than the educated or in this case an educated philosopher. Did David Edmonds pick an arrogant philosopher to discuss Intellectual Arrogance so he could demonstrate what arrogance looks like? I think so and that is why he left in the bit about politics and the oh so carefully worded opinions of the current POTUS. David wants his listerners not just to listen but to think. Subscribe, see for yourself.

slappy mcpoopster ,

Fantastic podcast

Everything David Edmonds and Nigel warburton have done is great, but this is my favorite. Philosophy bites is geared towards those with some fundamental knowledge of philosophy, but philosophy 247 is a wonderful blend of current events and philosophical expertise that is perfectly accessible to an audience that has little knowledge of philosophy. Highly recommend it

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