Philosophy Podcasts (Ranked; Brief Version)

A list of episodes from the trailing year of selected podcast series with associated Twitter feeds.

Updated: 2017-Mar-22 13:15 UTC. Listed episodes: 341. Show descriptions. Rank is based on episode age and recent retweets of podcast's associated Twitter feed. Switch to chronological view. Feedback: @TrueSciPhi.

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1.thumbnailAndy Clark on The Extended Mind
2.thumbnailSeneca the Younger
3.thumbnailEileen John on Art and Morality
4.thumbnailStephen Davies on Art and Evolution
5.thumbnailA positive charge: electrons, love, and divine fine-tuning
6.thumbnailDonating your organs
7.thumbnailThe Golden Age of female philosophy
8.thumbnailHannah Arendt
9.thumbnailChris Frith on The Point of Consciousness
10.thumbnailFuelling free will
11.thumbnailHPI 38 - A Day in the Life - Theories of Time
12.thumbnailFor all my Valentines
13.thumbnailHoP 273 - What Do You Think? - Ockham on Mental Language
14.thumbnailNietzsche's Genealogy of Morality
15.thumbnailOn Parfit
16.thumbnailKeith Frankish on Conscious Thought
17.thumbnailHPI 37 - The Whole Story - Vaisesika on Complexity and Causation
19.thumbnailRobotics, AI and the power of slow
20.thumbnailEpisode 111: Our Language Doesn't Have a Word For This Title (with Yoel Inbar)
21.thumbnailHoP 272 - A Close Shave - Ockham’s Nominalism
22.thumbnailCake or Biscuit?
23.thumbnailCompassion: caught or taught?
24.thumbnailBe a Man
25.thumbnailAmia Srinivasan on What is a Woman?
26.thumbnailWhat were they thinking?
28.thumbnailHPI 36 - Fine Grained Analysis - Kanada’s Vaisesika-Sutra
29.thumbnailEp 9 - Studying Black Men
30.thumbnailEpisode 110: Stepsisters and Neck Braces (with Yoel Inbar)
31.thumbnailHackademics II: The Hackers
32.thumbnailDesign Thinking and Global Citizenship
33.thumbnailI’m just not myself
34.thumbnailHoP 271 - Do As You’re Told - Ockham on Ethics and Political Philosophy
35.thumbnailHow to Focus on 'Building the New'
36.thumbnailRationally Speaking #180 - David Roodman on "The Worm Wars"
37.thumbnailHackademics: The Control
38.thumbnailLet's Make America Again
39.thumbnailEpisode 160: Orwell on Totalitarianism and Language (Part Two)
40.thumbnailThe Just Riot?
41.thumbnailGender bending
42.thumbnailThe Integrated Self
43.thumbnailHPI 35 - Ujjwala Jha and V.N. Jha on Nyaya
44.thumbnailEpisode 109: Moral Pluralism: Behind the Lube
45.thumbnailMaking Beautiful Music
46.thumbnailKate Jeffery on Concepts and Representation
47.thumbnailEpisode 160: Orwell on Totalitarianism and Language (Part One)
48.thumbnailNoam Chomsky on the hard stuff
49.thumbnailThe Search for Meaning & Composing Your Life Narrative
50.thumbnailAnthony Gottlieb on Pierre Bayle
51.thumbnailEpisode #098 ... Schopenhauer pt. 1 - Metaphysics and Love
52.thumbnailEp 8 - Selfish Ethics?
53.thumbnailHoP 270 - Render unto Caesar - Marsilius of Padua
54.thumbnailThe Cops of Pop
55.thumbnailRationally Speaking #179 - Dani Rodrik on "Is economics more art or science?"
56.thumbnailRescuing the beautiful
57.thumbnailRepairing the World
58.thumbnailEpisode 159: Confucius on Virtuous Conduct (Part Two)
59.thumbnailEp 7 - How to Live the Deepest Human Life
60.thumbnailHPI 34 - The Truth Shall Set You Free - Nyaya on the Mind
61.thumbnailPart Two -- Money For Nothing?
62.thumbnailPart 1: Money For Nothing?
63.thumbnailDemocracy and the History of Philosophy
64.thumbnailThe Name of God
65.thumbnailSpooky action is closer than you think
66.thumbnailBloom Where You're Planted -- a Philosophy of Living
67.thumbnailEpisode 159: Confucius on Virtuous Conduct (Part One)
68.thumbnailEpisode #097 ... Wittgenstein ep. 1
69.thumbnailHoP 269 - Our Power is Real - The Clash of Church and State
70.thumbnailDavid Miller on Immigration
71.thumbnailKathleen Stock on Fiction and the Emotions
72.thumbnailThe Courage to Create
73.thumbnailEp 6 - Part I of II on Teaching Philosophy to First-Gen College Students
74.thumbnailThe State and Marriage
75.thumbnailCome, come, Mr Bond
76.thumbnailEpisode 108: The Gimp Exception
77.thumbnailRich individual experience and richer universal truths
78.thumbnailSoldier Philosophers Part 2: The Morality of War
79.thumbnailRationally Speaking #178 - Tim Urban on "Trying to live well, as semi-rational animals"
80.thumbnailOn the Power and Potential of Meaningful Conversations
81.thumbnailEpisode 158: Boethius: The Consolation of Philosophy (Part Two)
82.thumbnailHPI 33 - Standard Deductions - Nyaya on Reasoning
83.thumbnailThe posthuman
84.thumbnailEp 5 - John Lachs on Stoic Pragmatism
85.thumbnailSoldier Philosophers Part 1: Moral Exploitation
86.thumbnailEp4 - Shared Values in the Abortion Debate
87.thumbnailHoP 268 - To Hell and Back - Dante Alighieri
88.thumbnailEpisode 158: Boethius: The Consolation of Philosophy (Part One)
89.thumbnailPride and prudence
90.thumbnailPhilip Schofield on Jeremy Bentham's Auto-Icon
91.thumbnailEpisode 107: Winking Under Oppression (with Manuel Vargas)
92.thumbnailEp3 - All Shook Up about World War III
93.thumbnailThe Wishes of the Dead
94.thumbnailSeeing reason
95.thumbnailHPI 32 - What You See Is What You Get - Nyaya on Perception
96.thumbnailRationally Speaking #177 - Dylan Matthews on "The science and ethics of kidney donation"
97.thumbnailPart 2: All the Best Entrepreneurs
98.thumbnailPart 1: All the Best Entrepreneurs
99.thumbnailEpisode 157: Richard Rorty on Politics for the Left (Part Two)
100.thumbnailSophie Scott on the Meaning of Laughter
101.thumbnailCreativity and Character
102.thumbnailSnookered: women and philosophy
103.thumbnail(Preview) Hackademics
104.thumbnailHoP 267 - After Virtue - Marguerite Porete
105.thumbnailEp2 - The Ethics of Dentistry
106.thumbnailZeno's Paradoxes
107.thumbnailPeter Godfrey-Smith on Mental Representations
108.thumbnailEpisode 157: Richard Rorty on Politics for the Left (Part One)
109.thumbnailNoel Carroll on Criticism
110.thumbnailEpisode 023: Tommie Shelby on Dark Ghettos
111.thumbnailPart 2 -- Living Here and Now
112.thumbnailPart 1: Living Here and Now: One Young Person's Philosophy
113.thumbnailEp1 - The Molemen and Plato's Cave Today
114.thumbnailRace and gender in an age of transition
115.thumbnailEpisode 106: American Grandstand
116.thumbnailHPI 31 - Where There’s Smoke There’s Fire - Gautama’s Nyaya-Sutra
117.thumbnail(Preview) Soldier Philosophers
118.thumbnailRationally Speaking #176 - Jason Brennan on "Against democracy"
119.thumbnailThe Humanities and 'Humaneness'
120.thumbnailMemories, morals, and me
121.thumbnailEpisode 156: Philosophy and Politics Free-Form Discussion (Part Two)
122.thumbnailCecile Fabre on Remembrance
123.thumbnailHoP 266 - Tom Pink on the Will
124.thumbnailAll People to the Power
125.thumbnail(Preview) Wishes of the Dead
126.thumbnailThe social contract in an age of terror: who can you trust?
127.thumbnailEpisode #096 ... Is Ayn Rand A Philosopher?
129.thumbnailEpisode 156: Philosophy and Politics Free-Form Discussion (Part One)
131.thumbnailEpisode 105: Wizards With (Reactive) Attitudes
132.thumbnailAre We Biased About Love?
133.thumbnailHPI 30 - Philipp Maas on Yoga
134.thumbnailAn Interview With Daniel Chernilo - Grasped in Thought
135.thumbnailHappiness—it’s not personal
136.thumbnailSeason One Trailer #1
137.thumbnailHow do we figure out what we want individually?
138.thumbnailRationally Speaking #175 - Chris Blattman on "Do sweatshops reduce poverty?"
139.thumbnailEpisode 155: Richard Rorty Against Epistemology (Part Two)
140.thumbnailHoP 265 - Time of the Signs - the Fourteenth Century
141.thumbnailSleep, sex, and fairy tales
142.thumbnailHow do we go about hatching the best ideas?
143.thumbnailDeath duties
144.thumbnailHPI 29 - Practice Makes Perfect - Patanjali’s Yoga-Sutra
145.thumbnailEpisode 104: Smelling Salts for Morality: Our Top 3 Movies About Empathy (with Paul Bloom)
146.thumbnailEpisode 155: Richard Rorty Against Epistemology (Part One)
147.thumbnailSelf Defence
148.thumbnailWhat good can politics do?
149.thumbnailGender bending
150.thumbnailHoP 264 - Giorgio Pini on Scotus on Knowledge
151.thumbnailJesse Prinz on Thinking with Pictures
152.thumbnailEpisode #095 ... Are you living in a simulation?
153.thumbnailEpisode 154: Wilfrid Sellars on the Myth of the Given (Part Two)
154.thumbnailHow can and should music shape our identity?
155.thumbnailFrom Reason to Enlightenment
156.thumbnailEpisode 022: John Corvino on Homosexuality
157.thumbnailHPI 28 - Who Wants to Live Forever? - Early Ayurvedic Medicine
159.thumbnailLogic: if + then = why?
160.thumbnailEpisode 103: Very Bad Utopias
161.thumbnailEpisode 154: Wilfrid Sellars on the Myth of the Given (Part One)
162.thumbnailIs all art political?
163.thumbnailHoP 263 - One in a Million - Scotus on Universals and Individuals
164.thumbnailThe truth, beauty, and power of punk
165.thumbnailPart 2: How can we all get along?
166.thumbnailKieran Setiya on the Mid-Life Crisis
167.thumbnailRationally Speaking #174 - John Ioannidis on "What happened to Evidence-based medicine?"
168.thumbnailUniversal Human Rights
169.thumbnailWhat were they thinking?
170.thumbnailEpisode 153: Richard Rorty: There Is No Mind-Body Problem (Part Two)
171.thumbnailHPI 27 - The Theory of Evolution - Isvarakrsna’s Samkhya-karika
172.thumbnailThe Muses
173.thumbnailTalk about a revolution!
174.thumbnailEpisode 102: Red, Black, and Blue
175.thumbnailHoP 262 - On Command - Scotus on Ethics
176.thumbnailEpisode 153: Richard Rorty: There Is No Mind-Body Problem (Part One)
177.thumbnailMartha Nussbaum on the limits of anger
178.thumbnailCatherine Wilson on Epicureanism
179.thumbnailHPI 26 - Francis Clooney on Vedanta
180.thumbnailMartha Nussbaum on politics and emotions
181.thumbnailBewilderment and Wonder
182.thumbnailRationally Speaking #173 - Brendan Nyhan on "What can we learn from the election?"
183.thumbnailEpisode 021: Denise James on Political Illusions
184.thumbnailDavid Chalmers on Pokémon Go and the future of reality
185.thumbnailGregg Caruso on Freewill and Punishment
186.thumbnailHoP 261 - To Will or Not to Will - Scotus on Freedom
187.thumbnailGreg Currie on the Philosophy of Film
188.thumbnailEpisode 101: Having Desert and Eating It Too
189.thumbnailI’m just not myself
190.thumbnailEpisode 152: Alexis de Tocqueville on Democracy in America (PEL Live!)
191.thumbnailHPI 25 - Communication Breakdown - Bhartrihari on Language
192.thumbnailEpisode #094 ... A Look at Suffering
193.thumbnailHilary Putnam
194.thumbnailWhy Worry about Class?
195.thumbnailHow to love a less free will
196.thumbnailWe Do Need Some Education (But Not Like What We Have Now)
197.thumbnailRationally Speaking #172 - Brian Nosek on "Why science needs openness"
198.thumbnailHoP 260 - Once and for All - Scotus on Being
199.thumbnailEpisode 151: Edmund Burke’s Conservatism (Part Two)
200.thumbnailCicero on growing old
201.thumbnailEpisode 020: Post-Election Panel on Trump and the Age of Ignorance
202.thumbnailHPI 24 - No Two Ways About It - Sankara and Advaita Vedanta
203.thumbnailCan you trust your memory
204.thumbnailYour right to be a foodie
205.thumbnailEpisode 151: Edmund Burke’s Conservatism (Part One)
206.thumbnailEpisode 100: It's a Celebration
207.thumbnailPEL Special: Bill Bruford on Nakedly Examined Music #25
209.thumbnailThe pleasure-pain paradox
210.thumbnailEpisode #093 ... Nietzsche pt. 4 - Love
211.thumbnailShould we care about debt?
212.thumbnailRationally Speaking #171 - Scott Aaronson on "The ethics and strategy of vote trading"
213.thumbnailCharles Taylor
214.thumbnailEpisode 150: Peter Singer on Famine, Affluence, and Morality (Part Two: Discussion)
215.thumbnailA public act
216.thumbnailPolitical philosophy in the world: Liberalism and the end of the world as we know it
217.thumbnailPolitical philosophy in the world: Democracy—not?
218.thumbnailPolitical philosophy in the world: A right to be angry
219.thumbnailEpisode 150: Guest Peter Singer on Famine, Affluence, and Morality (Part One)
220.thumbnailEpisode 99: Mockingbirds, Destructo-Critics, and Mr. Robot
221.thumbnailPolitical philosophy in the world: Universal norms
222.thumbnailJulian Dodd – What 4’33” is
223.thumbnailPolitical philosophy in the world: Rights without borders
224.thumbnailPolitical philosophy in the world: Global justice
225.thumbnailSummer Reading
226.thumbnailSummer Reading
227.thumbnailPolitical philosophy in the world: Human rights
228.thumbnailMoral diversity
229.thumbnailRationally Speaking #170 - Will Wilkinson on "Social justice and political philosophy"
230.thumbnailHoP 259 - Richard Cross on Philosophy and the Trinity
231.thumbnailEpisode 149: Plato’s “Crito”: A Performance and Discussion
232.thumbnailJason Gaiger – Pictorial Experience and the Perception of Rhythm
233.thumbnailHPI 23 - Source Code - Badarayana’s Vedanta-sutra
234.thumbnailEpisode 98: Mind the Gap
235.thumbnailSuper Intelligence
236.thumbnailEpisode 148: Aristotle on Friendship and Happiness (Part Two)
237.thumbnailHoP 258 - Here Comes the Son - The Trinity and the Eucharist
238.thumbnailHPI 22 - Elisa Freschi on Mimamsa
239.thumbnailRationally Speaking #169 - Owen Cotton-Barratt on "Thinking About Humanity's Far Future"
240.thumbnailEpisode 148: Aristotle on Friendship and Happiness (Part One)
241.thumbnailJonathan Wolff on Marx in Soho
242.thumbnailHoP 257 - Martin Pickave on Henry of Ghent and Freedom
243.thumbnailPictures and Propositions: Catharine Abell
244.thumbnailPictures and Propositions: Elisabeth Camp
245.thumbnailPictures and Propositions: Daisy Dixon
246.thumbnailPictures and Propositions: Gabriel Greenberg
247.thumbnailPictures and Propositions: Dominic Gregory
248.thumbnailPictures and Propositions: John Kulvicki
249.thumbnailEpisode 97: Dogmatic Slumber Party
250.thumbnailEpisode #092 ... Nietzsche pt. 3 - Thus Spoke Zarathustra
251.thumbnailHPI 21 - Innocent Until Proven Guilty - Mimamsa on Knowledge and Language
252.thumbnailEpisode 147: Aristotle on Wisdom and Incontinence (Part Two)
253.thumbnailHoP 256 - Frequently Asked Questions - Henry of Ghent
254.thumbnailHPI 20 - Master of Ceremonies - Jaimini’s Mimamsa-Sutra
255.thumbnailRationally Speaking #168 - Don Moore on "Overconfidence"
256.thumbnailEpisode 147: Aristotle on Wisdom and Incontinence (Part One)
257.thumbnailHoP 255 - Andreas Speer on Medieval Aesthetics
258.thumbnailEpisode 96: Memory and Meaning in "Memento" (with Paul Bloom)
259.thumbnailEpisode #091 ... Nietzsche pt. 2 - The Will to Power
260.thumbnailHPI 19 - When in Doubt - the Rise of Skepticism
261.thumbnailRay Monk on Wittgenstein's Grave
262.thumbnailLove and Attraction
263.thumbnailHoP 254 - Love, Reign Over Me - The Romance of the Rose
264.thumbnailBonus Episode: More Doobie-ous Theories About "Mr. Robot" (Season 2)
265.thumbnailEpisode 146: Emmanuel Levinas on Overcoming Solitude (Part Two)
266.thumbnailHPI 18 - A Tangled Web - the Age of the Sutra
267.thumbnailHoP 253 - Let Me Count the Ways - Speculative Grammar
268.thumbnailRationally Speaking #167 - Samuel Arbesman on "Why technology is becoming too complex"
269.thumbnailHPI 17 - Jessica Frazier on Hinduism and Philosophy
270.thumbnailEpisode 95: The Repugnance of Repugnance
271.thumbnailHoP 252 - Neverending Story - the Eternity of the World
272.thumbnailEpisode 146: Emmanuel Levinas on Overcoming Solitude (Part One)
273.thumbnailHPI 16 - Better Half - Women in Ancient India
274.thumbnailHoP 251 - Masters of the University - “Latin Averroism”
275.thumbnailHPI 15 - Mostly Harmless - Non-Violence
276.thumbnailHoP 250 - Q&A
277.thumbnailWhat's Wrong With Passive Aggression?
278.thumbnailEpisode 145: Emmanuel Levinas: Why Be Ethical? (Part Two)
279.thumbnailEpisode 019: Paul C. Taylor on Black Aesthetics
280.thumbnailEpisode 94: Buttery Friendships
281.thumbnailRationally Speaking #166 - Eric Schwitzgebel on "Why you should expect the truth to be crazy"
282.thumbnailEpisode 145: Emmanuel Levinas: Why Be Ethical? (Part One)
283.thumbnailEpisode #090 ... Nietzsche pt. 1 - God is dead and so is Captain Morgan
284.thumbnailEpisode 93: Avalanches, Blame, and Cowardice (With Yoel Inbar)
285.thumbnailEpisode 144: Martha Nussbaum on Anger (Part Three: Discussion)
286.thumbnailRationally Speaking #165 - Robert Frank on "Success and Luck"
287.thumbnailEpisode #089 ... Simone De Beauvoir - The Second Sex
288.thumbnailEpisode 144: Guest Martha Nussbaum on Anger (Part Two)
289.thumbnailEpisode 92: Jonathan Edwards' Basement
290.thumbnailSocrates Cafe Podcast 1 -- What's love go to do with it?
291.thumbnailEpisode 144: Guest Martha Nussbaum on Anger (Part One)
292.thumbnailEpisode 91: Rage Against the Machines
293.thumbnailRationally Speaking #164 - James Evans on "Using meta-knowledge to learn how science works"
294.thumbnailPhi Fic #3 Frankenstein (PEL Crossover Special)
295.thumbnailEpisode 90: Of Mice and Morals
296.thumbnailEpisode #088 ... Sartre and Camus pt. 3 - The Great Debate
297.thumbnailEpisode 143: Plato’s “Sophist” on Lies, Categorization, and Non-Being (Part Two)
298.thumbnailEpisode 89: Shame on You (with Jennifer Jacquet)
299.thumbnailRationally Speaking #163 - Gregg Caruso on "Free Will and Moral Responsibility"
300.thumbnailEpisode 143: Plato’s “Sophist” on Lies, Categorization, and Non-Being (Part One)
301.thumbnailEpisode 88: A Doobie for Elijah
302.thumbnailEpisode 87: Lucky You (with Robert Frank)
303.thumbnailEpisode 018: Linda Alcoff on Whiteness
304.thumbnailEpisode #087 ... Sartre and Camus pt. 2
305.thumbnailEpisode 86: Guns, Shame, and the Meaning of Punishment
306.thumbnailEpisode 142: Plato’s “Phaedrus” on Love and Speechmaking (Part Two)
307.thumbnailRationally Speaking #162 - Sean Carroll on "Poetic Naturalism"
308.thumbnailEpisode 142: Plato’s “Phaedrus” on Love and Speechmaking (Part One)
309.thumbnailEpisode 141: De Beauvoir’s Existentialism: Moral and Political Dilemmas (Part Two)
310.thumbnailEpisode #086 ... Sartre and Camus pt. 1 - Freedom
311.thumbnailRationally Speaking #161 - Tom Griffiths and Brian Christian on "Algorithms to Live By"
312.thumbnailEpisode 141: De Beauvoir’s Existentialism: Moral and Political Dilemmas (Part One)
313.thumbnailEpisode #085 ... Peter Singer on Effective Altruism
314.thumbnailEpisode 140: De Beauvoir on the Ambiguous Human Condition (Part Two)
315.thumbnailRationally Speaking #160 - Live at NECSS -- Jacob Appel on "Tackling bioethical dilemmas"
316.thumbnailWolfgang Huemer – Bringing Literature Back Into the Philosophy of Literature
317.thumbnailChris Mole – Beauty is Objective
318.thumbnailEpisode #084 ... William James on Truth
319.thumbnailEpisode 140: De Beauvoir on the Ambiguous Human Condition (Part One)
320.thumbnailEpisode 017: Tom Digby on Masculinity
321.thumbnailPEL News and Previews: Plato’s “Crito” and the Hegel’s Logic Aftershow
322.thumbnailNakedly Examined Music #15 w/ Craig Wedren (PEL Crossover Special)
323.thumbnailRationally Speaking #159 - Colin Allen on "Do fish feel pain?"
324.thumbnailEpisode #083 ... Henry David Thoreau
325.thumbnailEpisode 139: bell hooks on Racism/Sexism (Part Two)
326.thumbnailRationally Speaking #158 - Dr. George Ainslie on "Negotiating with your future selves"
327.thumbnailEpisode 139: bell hooks on Racism/Sexism (Part One)
328.thumbnailEpisode #082 ... Austrians and Marx
329.thumbnailRationally Speaking #157 - Dr. Herculano-Houzel on "What made the human brain special?"
330.thumbnailEpisode 138: John Searle on Perception (Part Two: Discussion)
331.thumbnailRationally Speaking #156 - David McRaney on "Why it’s so hard to change someone’s mind"
332.thumbnailEpisode 138: John Searle Interview on Perception (Part One)
333.thumbnailEpisode 016: Nancy Bauer on Pornography
334.thumbnailEpisode 137: Bourdieu on the Tastes of Social Classes (Part Two)
335.thumbnailEpisode #081 ... Capitalism vs. Communism
336.thumbnailEpisode 137: Bourdieu on the Tastes of Social Classes (Part One)
337.thumbnailEpisode 136: Adorno on the Culture Industry (Part Two)
338.thumbnailEpisode 136: Adorno on the Culture Industry (Part One)
339.thumbnailEpisode #80 ... Feuerbach on Religion
340.thumbnailEpisode 015: Jose´ Mendoza on Immigration
341.thumbnailEpisode #079 ... Kierkegaard on Anxiety