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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. NOTE: iTunes shows only the most recent 300 episodes; subscribe on iTunes or go to a different platform for the whole series.

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. NOTE: iTunes shows only the most recent 300 episodes; subscribe on iTunes or go to a different platform for the whole series.

    HoP 404 - Robert Goulding on Peter Ramus

    HoP 404 - Robert Goulding on Peter Ramus

    A chat with Ramus expert Robert Goulding on the role of mathematics in Ramist philosophy.

    • 26 min
    HoP 403 - Make It Simple - Peter Ramus

    HoP 403 - Make It Simple - Peter Ramus

    Peter Ramus scandalizes his critics, and thrills his students and admirers, by proposing a new and simpler approach to philosophy.

    • 20 min
    Bonus Episode: Don’t Think for Yourself, Chapter 1

    Bonus Episode: Don’t Think for Yourself, Chapter 1

    Peter reads the first chapter of his new book Don’t Think for Yourself: Authority and Belief in Medieval Philosophy, available from University of Notre Dame Press. Pre-order with the code 14FF20 from undpress.nd.edu, to get a 20% discount!

    • 45 min
    HoP 402 - Life is Not Enough - Medicine in Renaissance France

    HoP 402 - Life is Not Enough - Medicine in Renaissance France

    Challenges to Galenic medical orthodoxy from natural philosophy: Jean Fernel with his idea of the human’s “total substance,” and the Paracelsans.

    • 20 min
    HoP 401 - Word Perfect - Logic and Language in Renaissance France

    HoP 401 - Word Perfect - Logic and Language in Renaissance France

    Jacques Lefèvre d’Étaples and Julius Caesar Scaliger fuse Aristotelianism with humanism to address problems in logic and literary aesthetics.

    • 23 min
    HoP 400 - Philosophy Podcasters

    HoP 400 - Philosophy Podcasters

    Peter chats with the hosts of three great philosophy podcasts: Elucidations, Hi-Phi Nation, and the Unmute Podcast.

    • 1 hr

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