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Sadler's Lectures Lectures on classic and contemporary philosophical texts and thinkers by Gregory B. Sadler

    • Education
    • 4.9 • 46 Ratings

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    Franz Kafka, In The Penal Colony - Justice In The Penal Colony - Sadler's Lectures

    Franz Kafka, In The Penal Colony - Justice In The Penal Colony - Sadler's Lectures

    This lecture discusses key ideas from the work of the 20th century novelist and short story writer, Franz Kafka, "In The Penal Colony"

    It focuses specifically on the differing conceptions of justice and injustice at play within the story.

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    • 19 min
    Michel Foucault, Technologies Of The Self - Early Christian Care Of The Self - Sadler's Lectures

    Michel Foucault, Technologies Of The Self - Early Christian Care Of The Self - Sadler's Lectures

    This lecture discusses key ideas from the work of the 20th century philosopher and historian, Michel Foucault, "Technologies of the Self"

    It focuses specifically on the continuities and changes in how early Christians understood self-knowledge and the care of the self. He identifies two main sets of practices - exomologesis and exagoreusis - and explains what they consist in and how they were understood and applied


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    • 16 min
    Michel Foucault, Technologies Of The Self - Stoic Care Of The Self - Sadler's Lectures

    Michel Foucault, Technologies Of The Self - Stoic Care Of The Self - Sadler's Lectures

    This lecture discusses key ideas from the work of the 20th century philosopher and historian, Michel Foucault, "Technologies of the Self"

    It focuses specifically on the various technologies of the self developed for the care of the self b y members of the Stoic school of philosophy.

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    • 23 min
    Michel Foucault, Technologies Of The Self - Hellenistic And Roman Care Of The Self

    Michel Foucault, Technologies Of The Self - Hellenistic And Roman Care Of The Self

    This lecture discusses key ideas from the work of the 20th century philosopher and historian, Michel Foucault, "Technologies of the Self"

    It focuses specifically on several aspects of Hellenistic and Roman Imperial era approaches to the care of the self.

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    • 13 min
    Michel Foucault, Technologies Of The Self - Socratic And Platonic Care Of The Self

    Michel Foucault, Technologies Of The Self - Socratic And Platonic Care Of The Self

    This lecture discusses key ideas from the work of the 20th century philosopher and historian, Michel Foucault, "Technologies of the Self"

    It focuses specifically on his analysis - based on the platonic texts, Apology and Alcibiades - of key features and elements of the Socratic and Platonic care for the self

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    • 19 min
    Michel Foucault, Technologies Of The Self - Care Of The Self And Knowing Oneself

    Michel Foucault, Technologies Of The Self - Care Of The Self And Knowing Oneself

    This lecture discusses key ideas from the work of the 20th century philosopher and historian, Michel Foucault, "Technologies of the Self"

    It focuses specifically on the interplay between two precepts connected with technologies of the self in the West - take care of your self (epimeleisthai seautou) and know oneself (gnothi seauton). According to Foucault, philosophy practiced and understood as a way of life in ancient times tended to prioritize the first, but modern and contemporary thought prioritizes the second

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    • 15 min

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