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3 of The Best Podcast Episodes for Larry Temkin. A collection of podcasts episodes with or about Larry Temkin, often where they are interviewed.

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3 of The Best Podcast Episodes for Larry Temkin. A collection of podcasts episodes with or about Larry Temkin, often where they are interviewed.

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Larry Temkin on Obligations to the Needy

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How can we best help other people? Peter Singer has argued that we should give aid. Despite a lifetime spent believing this, Larry Temkin has started to question whether the effects of aid are beneficial. In this episode of the Philosophy Bites podcast he discusses some qualms about Peter Singer's arguments. 

Apr 02 2018

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Larry Temkin on Transitivity

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How do you choose which course of action is best? It seems reasonable that if A is better than B, and B is better than C, A must be better than C. But is it? Larry Temkin challenges this idea, known as the axiom of transitivity.

Jul 06 2015

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Rethinking the Good - Larry Temkin - Legatum Institute

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In a conversation at the Legatum Institute, Rutgers University Professor of Philosophy Larry Temkin discusses his original and unsettling works of sceptical philosophy that mounts an important new challenge to contemporary ethics.

Oct 11 2012

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