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Peter Adamson, Professor of Philosophy at the LMU in Munich and at King\'s College London, takes listeners through the history of philosophy, \"without any gaps.\" The series looks at the ideas, lives and historical context of the major philosophers as well as the lesser-known figures of the tradition. www.historyofphilosophy.net

History of Philosophy Without Any Gaps Peter Adamson

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Peter Adamson, Professor of Philosophy at the LMU in Munich and at King\'s College London, takes listeners through the history of philosophy, \"without any gaps.\" The series looks at the ideas, lives and historical context of the major philosophers as well as the lesser-known figures of the tradition. www.historyofphilosophy.net

    HoP 372 - Strong, Silent Type - the Printing Press

    HoP 372 - Strong, Silent Type - the Printing Press

    The impact of the printing press on the history of philosophy, and its role in helping to trigger the Reformation.

    • 22 min
    HoP 371 - European Disunion - Introduction to the Reformation

    HoP 371 - European Disunion - Introduction to the Reformation

    How humanism and scholasticism came together with the Protestant Reformation to create the philosophy of 15-16th century Europe.

    • 25 min
    HoP 370 - Ingrid Rowland on Rome in the Renaissance

    HoP 370 - Ingrid Rowland on Rome in the Renaissance

    For our finale of the Italian Renaissance series we're joined by Ingrid Rowland, to speak about art, philosophy, and persecution in Renaissance Rome.

    • 27 min
    HoP 369 - The Harder They Fall - Galileo and the Renaissance

    HoP 369 - The Harder They Fall - Galileo and the Renaissance

    Did Galileo’s scientific discoveries grow out of the culture of the Italian Renaissance?

    • 23 min
    HoP 368 - Boundless Enthusiasm - Giordano Bruno

    HoP 368 - Boundless Enthusiasm - Giordano Bruno

    Giordano Bruno’s stunning vision of an infinite universe with infinite worlds, and his own untimely end.

    • 23 min
    HoP 367 - Brian Copenhaver on Renaissance Magic

    HoP 367 - Brian Copenhaver on Renaissance Magic

    Our guest Brian Copenhaver joins us to explain how Ficino and other Renaissance philosophers thought about magic.

    • 34 min

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