by La Trobe University
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Podcasts on topics of philosophy - of existence, ethics, values, reason and mind.
||Where Does Doctor Who Come From?||Professor Andrew Brennan (Philosophy, La Trobe University) puts forward a theory for an age old question: Where does The Doctor come from? Who is his mother? Who is his father?||22 11 2013||Free||View In iTunes|
||Jean-Paul Sartre: Key Concepts||Assoc Professor Jack Reynolds (Philosophy, La Trobe University) and Steven Churchill discuss the key concepts of French philosopher Jean-Paul Sartre and their newly released book.||29 9 2013||Free||View In iTunes|
||The Philosophy of Time Travel||Professor Andrew Brennan (Philosophy, La Trobe University) explains how time travel would be possible, and how the different theories on how it would play out.||21 3 2013||Free||View In iTunes|
||The Naked Love Theory||Dr James Giles (Philosophy, La Trobe University) explains how humans developed hairlessness through a desire for naked skin to skin contact.||7 7 2011||Free||View In iTunes|
|5||VideoThe Ethics of Land Use||Professor Andrew Brennan (Philosophy, La Trobe University) on how the land should be used.||14 6 2011||Free||View In iTunes|
|6||VideoCan we Live Well Together?||Professor Andrew Brennan (Philosophy, La Trobe University) on if a multicultural society works.||8 6 2011||Free||View In iTunes|
|7||VideoAre Humans the Naked Ape?||Professor Andrew Brennan (Philosophy, La Trobe University) on how closely related humans are to apes.||2 6 2011||Free||View In iTunes|
|8||VideoThe Neglected Environment||Professor Andrew Brennan (Philosophy, La Trobe University) on why people so readily neglect the environment.||18 5 2011||Free||View In iTunes|
|9||VideoA Philosophical Joke||Professor Andrew Brennan (Philosophy, La Trobe University) tells a philosophical joke.||17 5 2011||Free||View In iTunes|
||Historical Obligations - When to say Sorry||Assoc. Professor Janna Thompson (Philosophy, La Trobe University) on historical obligations, their significance, and what should be apologised for.||29 11 2010||Free||View In iTunes|
||The Contemporary Philosophy Divide||Dr Jack Reynolds (Philosophy, La Trobe University) on the analytical vs continental divide in contemporary philosophy.||4 11 2010||Free||View In iTunes|
||The War on Fish||Dr Denise Russell (Philosophy, University of Wollongong) discusses the ethics of ocean use - fishing territories, respect of the ocean, and respect of the wildlife that lives in it.||8 7 2010||Free||View In iTunes|
||Ocean Ethics: Who Rules the Waves?||The depletion of fish populations in the Northern Hemisphere has ignited conflict between nation states over the fish who remain.||15 6 2010||Free||View In iTunes|