The Philosophy of Crime
By James Renner
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Are killers born or are they made? Does everyone have the capacity to commit murder? Why is true crime so popular today? The Philosophy of Crime tackles the biggest questions about unsolved mysteries by looking to classical philosophy for answers.
||Explicit6: 106: Effect & Cause||We want so desperately to go back in time and stop a crime from happening. But we can't change the past. Or can we?||5/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit5: 105: Does Everyone Have the Capacity to Kill?||You're not a murderer, right? You wouldn't even hurt a fly, would you? Don't be so sure.||5/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit4: 104: How Should the Media Cover Crime?||A brief history of crime reporting and how we screwed it up in America.||5/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit3: 103: What is Occam's Razor?||One of the most important tools to detectives is a heuristic known as Occam's Razor. But you must wield it carefully or you end up hurting the wrong people.||5/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit2: 102: Are Killers Born Bad or Are They Made That Way?||Nature or nurture? What makes a man evil? Is it genetics or is it their environment? And is there even such a thing as free will?||5/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit1: 101: Why Is True Crime So Popular?||Where does our fascination with true crime come from? When did this obsession begin? Renner traces it all back to the "true crime singularity."||4/26/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
Brilliant work - Mr. Renner
Listened to episodes a few times. Really hope and/or can’t wait for more episodes in the future. Thanks for your podcast.
Please make more!!!
Great podcast! Well thought out, well written, and sincerely delivered. So many insightful intricacies for you to discover and consider. Lucky you!!