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History of Philosophy Without Any Gaps

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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". www.historyofphilosophy.net

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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". www.historyofphilosophy.net

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I’ll look for the book, Peter

By JTR ROUND ROCK - May 23 2018
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Always did like the without the gaps shows looking forward to hearing Peter again.

Could be more accessible

By tuckjosh - Mar 18 2018
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It would be more helpful to connect the concepts to objects in an everyday way.

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814 Ratings
Average Ratings
689
66
26
17
16

I’ll look for the book, Peter

By JTR ROUND ROCK - May 23 2018
Read more
Always did like the without the gaps shows looking forward to hearing Peter again.

Could be more accessible

By tuckjosh - Mar 18 2018
Read more
It would be more helpful to connect the concepts to objects in an everyday way.
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History of Philosophy Without Any Gaps

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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". www.historyofphilosophy.net

Rank #1: HoP 300a - The Relevance of Ancient Philosophy Today

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Rachel Barney, Christof Rapp, and Mark Kalderon join Peter to discuss the importance of ancient philosophy for today's philosophers.

Apr 22 2018

1hr 21mins

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Rank #2: HoP 293 - The Good Wife - Gender and Sexuality in the Middle Ages

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Medieval attitudes towards homosexuality, sex and chastity, and the status of women. Authors discussed include Aquinas, Catherine of Siena, and Chaucer.

Jan 14 2018

23mins

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Rank #3: HoP 178 - Eyes Wide Shut - Rumi and Philosophical Sufism

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The Persian poet Rūmī and mystical philosopher al-Qūnawī carry on the legacy of Sufism.

Jun 01 2014

22mins

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Rank #4: Bonus Episode - Glenn Adamson on Material Intelligence

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Peter's twin brother Glenn Adamson discusses the philosophical implications of craft.

Aug 11 2018

31mins

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Rank #5: HoP 286 - On the Money - Medieval Economic Theory

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Changing ideas about money, just price, and usury, up to the time of Buridan, Oresme, and Gregory of Rimini.

Oct 08 2017

21mins

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Rank #6: HoP 300b - The Relevance of Medieval Philosophy Today

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Peter King, Catarina Dutilh Novaes, and Russ Friedman discuss their approaches to medieval philosophy, and its contemporary relevance.

May 06 2018

1hr 13mins

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Rank #7: HoP 271 - Do As You’re Told - Ockham on Ethics and Political Philosophy

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William of Ockham on freedom of action and freedom of thought.

Feb 12 2017

19mins

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Rank #8: HoP 055 - The Constant Gardener - Epicurus and his Principles

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Epicurus sets out an empiricist theory of knowledge and atomist physics, in support of hedonism

Nov 20 2011

22mins

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Rank #9: HoP 268 - To Hell and Back - Dante Alighieri

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Italy’s greatest poet Dante Alighieri was also a philosopher, as we learn from his Convivio and of course the Divine Comedy.

Jan 01 2017

20mins

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Rank #10: HoP 258 - Here Comes the Son - The Trinity and the Eucharist

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Philosophy is pushed to its limits to provide rational explanations of two Christian theological doctrines.

Jul 17 2016

20mins

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Rank #11: HoP 243 - The Ox Heard Round the World - Thomas Aquinas

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An introduction to Thomas Aquinas, his views on faith and reason, and his famous “five ways” of proving God’s existence.

Dec 20 2015

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Rank #12: HoP 110 - Life and Time - Augustine's Confessions

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In the Confessions Augustine weaves autobiography with reflections on the nature of God, man, and time.

Jan 06 2013

21mins

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Rank #13: HoP 323 - Through His Works You Shall Know Him - Palamas and Hesychasm

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Gregory Palamas and the controversy over his teaching that we can go beyond human reason by grasping God through his activities or “energies”.

Apr 21 2019

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Rank #14: HoP 101 - Father Figures - Introduction to Ancient Christian Philosophy

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An overview of what the Church Fathers contributed to ancient philosophy

Nov 04 2012

23mins

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Rank #15: HoP 272 - A Close Shave - Ockham’s Nominalism

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Ockham trims away the unnecessary entities posited by other scholastics.

Feb 26 2017

20mins

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Rank #16: HoP 316 - Just Measures - Law, Money, and War in Byzantium

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Legal and economic thought in Byzantium: the sources of the law’s authority, the relation of church and civil law, just price, and just war.

Jan 13 2019

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Rank #17: HoP 052 - Fighting Over Socrates - the Hellenistic Schools

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Introducing the Stoics, Skeptics, Epicureans and Cynics, the schools of the Hellenistic age

Oct 30 2011

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Rank #18: HoP 205 - Somebody's Perfect - Anselm's Ontological Argument

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The most famous argument in medieval philosophy is Anselm's proof of God's existence. But how is it supposed to work?

Jan 04 2015

19mins

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Rank #19: HoP 042 - Soul Power - Aristotle's De Anima

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Aristotle's theory of soul: its functions and how it relates to the body

Jul 17 2011

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Rank #20: HoP 273 - What Do You Think? - Ockham on Mental Language

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How the language of thought relates to spoken and written language, according to William of Ockham.

Mar 12 2017

21mins

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