139 episodes

Beginner friendly if listened to in order! For anyone interested in an educational podcast about philosophy where you don't need to be a graduate-level philosopher to understand it. In chronological order, the thinkers and ideas that forged the world we live in are broken down and explained.

Philosophize This! Stephen West

    • Philosophy

Beginner friendly if listened to in order! For anyone interested in an educational podcast about philosophy where you don't need to be a graduate-level philosopher to understand it. In chronological order, the thinkers and ideas that forged the world we live in are broken down and explained.

    Episode #139 ... Friedrich Von Hayek - The Road to Serfdom

    Episode #139 ... Friedrich Von Hayek - The Road to Serfdom

    Today we begin our discussion of the work of Friedrich Hayek. 

    • 23 min
    Episode #138 ... Robert Nozick - The Minimal State

    Episode #138 ... Robert Nozick - The Minimal State

    Today we begin our discussion of the work of Robert Nozick. 

    • 23 min
    Episode #137 ... John Rawls - A Theory of Justice

    Episode #137 ... John Rawls - A Theory of Justice

    Today we discuss the work of John Rawls. 

    • 28 min
    Episode #136 ... Hannah Arendt - The Banality of Evil

    Episode #136 ... Hannah Arendt - The Banality of Evil

    Today we discuss the work of Hannah Arendt. 

    • 29 min
    Episode 135 ... Leo Strauss - Ancients vs. Moderns

    Episode 135 ... Leo Strauss - Ancients vs. Moderns

    Today we talk about the work of Leo Strauss. 

    • 25 min
    Episode #134 ... Consequences of Reason

    Episode #134 ... Consequences of Reason

    Today we talk about the growing dissatisfaction with Enlightenment Reason during the early 20th century. 

    • 25 min

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Brilliant podcast!

Episode 135 was so insightful it brought tears to my eyes. Thank you for the great contribution you make with this podcast.

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