From Plato To The Present

Episodes

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A four-week anthology of daily readings from some of the great works of Western philosophy. 1: Plato. Anthony Hyde reads from The Republic. Producer Tim Dee

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Unknown: Anthony Hyde

Producer: Tim Dee

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2: Aristotle. Alan Howard reads from

Ethics.

Producer Sally Marmion

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Unknown: Alan Howard

Producer: Sally Marmion

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3: Marcus Aurelius. Alan Howard reads from Meditations. Producer Sally Marmion

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Unknown: Marcus Aurelius.

Unknown: Alan Howard

Producer: Sally Marmion

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4: Boethius. Anthony Hyde reads from Consolation of Philosophy. Producer Tim Dee

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5: Erasmus. Anthony Hyde reads from In Praise of Folly. Producer Tim Dee

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A daily anthology of Western thought. 6: Montaigne. Jack Klaff reads from Of Experience.

Producer Tamsin Collison

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Unknown: Montaigne. Jack Klaff

Producer: Tamsin Collison

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7: Rene Descartes. Ian Masters reads from the Meditations. Producer Lisa Osborne

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Unknown: Rene Descartes.

Unknown: Ian Masters

Producer: Lisa Osborne

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8: John Locke. Ian Masters reads from An Essay Concerning Human Understanding.

Producer Lisa Osborne

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Unknown: John Locke.

Unknown: Ian Masters

Producer: Lisa Osborne

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9: Hume.Jack Klaff reads from

Concerning Human Understanding. Producer Tamsin Collison

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Unknown: Jack Klaff

Producer: Tamsin Collison

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A four-week anthology of readings from the great European philosophers. 10: Rousseau. James Bryce reads from The Social Contract. Producer Pam Wardell

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Unknown:. James Bryce

Producer: Pam Wardell

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11: Schopenhauer. Robin Thomson reads from The World as Will and Idea. For details see yesterday

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Unknown: Robin Thomson

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12: Kierkegaard. Michael Elder reads from Either/Or.

For details see Monday

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13: Mill. Michael McKenzie reads from Utilitarianism. For details see Monday

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Unknown: Michael McKenzie

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14: Nietzsche. John Shedden reads from The Gay Science. For details see Monday

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Unknown: John Shedden

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The anthology of readings from great works of Western philosophy reaches the twentieth century.

15: William James. J J Murphy reads from What Pragmatism Means. Producer Michael Quinn

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Unknown: William James.

Producer: Michael Quinn

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16: Bertrand Russell. Sean Campion reads from The Problems of Philosophy. For details see yesterday

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Unknown: Bertrand Russell.

Unknown: Sean Campion

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17: Albert Einstein. J J Murphy reads from Out of Mv Later Years. For details see Monday

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Unknown: Albert Einstein.

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18: Isaiah Berlin. J J Murphy reads from The Crooked Timber of Humanity. For details see Monday

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19: Gareth Matthews. Sean Campion reads from Philosophy and the Young Child.

For details see Monday

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Unknown: Gareth Matthews.

Unknown: Sean Campion