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Podcast Profile: Thoughts: Philosophy Untangled

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63 episodes
2020 to 2024
Median: 31 minutes
Collection: Philosophy


Description (podcaster-provided):

A Podcast Created by Glasgow University Philosophy Students. In every episode, we explore a different philosophical topic with the help of an expert. Whether you're new to philosophy or already love the subject, we look forward to embarking on this philosophical journey together!


Themes and summary (AI-generated based on podcaster-provided show and episode descriptions):

➤ Explorations of philosophical topics • Expert interviews • Concepts in ethics and morality • Political and social philosophy • Metaphysics and epistemology • Philosophy of science • Philosophy's practical applications

"Thoughts: Philosophy Untangled" is a podcast created by philosophy students at Glasgow University that delves into a wide array of philosophical topics. Each episode features discussions with experts, aiming to make complex philosophical ideas accessible and engaging for listeners, whether they are new to philosophy or seasoned enthusiasts.

The podcast explores numerous facets of philosophy, highlighting both classical and contemporary issues. The discussions encompass foundational philosophical concepts such as logic, epistemology, and ethics, addressing questions of truth, evidence, and the nature of knowledge. The podcast places significant emphasis on the relationship between philosophy and other disciplines, notably examining intersections with science, politics, social justice, and law. Concepts such as natural kinds, non-ideal epistemology, and anarchism are discussed alongside practical applications in fields like digital ethics, jurisprudence, and end-of-life care.

Recurring themes include the exploration of social constructs, identity, and oppression, with episodes dedicated to examining how societal structures impact various groups and individuals. Topics like gender, rights, and social categories are approached with a philosophical lens to interrogate notions of justice and morality. Moreover, the podcast often discusses the impact of philosophical thinking on contemporary issues, such as medical ethics, climate change, and the ethics of new technologies.

Philosophical discussions are enriched by references to historical figures and theories, such as Aristotle's ethics, Spinoza’s theological ideas, and Wittgenstein’s views on language and value. Guests from diverse academic backgrounds bring depth to conversations, offering insights from different philosophical traditions and applying philosophical frameworks to real-world problems.

Ultimately, "Thoughts: Philosophy Untangled" offers a rich tapestry of philosophical inquiry, engaging listeners with both theoretical discussions and practical implications, fostering a deeper understanding of how philosophical thinking can inform various aspects of human life and society.


Episodes:
Episode Image Ep. 53 Natural Kinds ft. Tuomas Tahko
2024-Mar-22
63 minutes
Episode Image The Leverhulme Series #1. Stoicism ft. Christopher Gill
2024-Mar-08
65 minutes
Episode Image #51. Non-Ideal Epistemology
2024-Feb-23
56 minutes
Episode Image #50. Anarchism ft. James Humphries
2024-Feb-02
51 minutes
Episode Image #49. Laws of Nature ft. Eddy Chen
2024-Jan-19
50 minutes
Episode Image #48. Ontology and Oppression ft. Katherine Jenkins
2023-Dec-02
55 minutes
Episode Image #47 Grief ft. Michael Cholbi
2023-Oct-22
48 minutes
Episode Image #46. Truth and Evidence ft. Jack Lyons
2023-Oct-05
51 minutes
Episode Image #45. Play ft. Michael Ridge
2023-Sep-29
63 minutes
Episode Image #44. Logic ft. Greg Restall
2023-Apr-17
47 minutes
Episode Image #43. Rights: Who Gets Them? ft. Martin Bunzl
2023-Jan-30
72 minutes
Episode Image #42. Spinoza ft. Dr. Alexander Douglas
2023-Jan-11
57 minutes
Episode Image #41. Erotica, Pornography and Oppression ft Emilia Wilson
2022-Dec-05
59 minutes
Episode Image #40. Freedom of Speech & Content Constraints ft. Dr. Derek Ball
2022-Nov-21
60 minutes
Episode Image #39. Digital Ethics of Care ft. Michelle O'Reilly
2022-Nov-07
47 minutes
Episode Image #38. Medical Gaslighting as Obstetric Violence ft Sara Cohen Shabot
2022-Oct-09
39 minutes
Episode Image #37. Aristotle's Ethics: A Look at Imitation, Habituation and Virtue ft. Margaret Hampson
2022-Apr-18
36 minutes
Episode Image #Episode 36. Drugs, Society and the Law ft. Peter Krykant and Dr Saket Priyadarshi
2022-Apr-04
76 minutes
Episode Image #Episode 35. The Theory of Everything: Metaphysics, Morality, and Meditation ft. Geoffrey Moore
2022-Mar-21
40 minutes
Episode Image #Episode 34. Physicalism (Snippet)
2022-Mar-07
2 minutes
Episode Image #Episode 34. Physicalism & The Spooky Side of Metaphysics ft. Donnchadh O’Conaill
2022-Feb-21
49 minutes
Episode Image #Episode 33. Luck & Legal Epistemology ft. Dario Mortini
2022-Feb-07
35 minutes
Episode Image #Episode 32. Dreaming of a white (lies) Christmas... ft. Glen Pettigrove
2021-Dec-25
26 minutes
Episode Image Episode #31. Duties Towards Children ft. Areti Theofilopoulou
2021-Dec-13
31 minutes
Episode Image Episode #30. Wittgenstein & Value ft. Nick Purches-Knabb
2021-Nov-29
45 minutes
Episode Image Episode #29. The Meaning of Art ft. Jerrold Levinson
2021-Nov-15
35 minutes
Episode Image Episode #28. Superiorism ft. Bjoern Freter
2021-Nov-01
43 minutes
Episode Image Episode #27 Reflections on Nature ft. Martin Bunzl
2021-Oct-18
46 minutes
Episode Image The Why Guy with Francis Brewer
2021-Sep-06
68 minutes
Episode Image The Philosophical Therapist with Dr Luis de Miranda
2021-Aug-30
65 minutes
Episode Image The Recovering Existentialist with Ben Van Loon
2021-Aug-23
53 minutes
Episode Image Escaping the Ivory Tower - Trailer
2021-Aug-20
1 minute
Episode Image Episode #26. Misanthropy ft. Ian Kidd
2021-May-21
40 minutes
Episode Image Episode #25. Mental Lives ft. Dorothea Debus
2021-May-07
27 minutes
Episode Image Episode #24. Dissertations ft. Emma Gordon
2021-May-03
25 minutes
Episode Image Episode #23. Alternatives to Democracy ft. Lewis Ross
2021-Apr-23
30 minutes
Episode Image Episode #22. Underdetermination ft. JB Manchak
2021-Apr-09
27 minutes
Episode Image Episode #21. Political Philosophy as Practical Philosophy ft. Simon Hope
2021-Mar-26
40 minutes
Episode Image Episode #20. Voting Systems ft. Adam Rieger
2021-Mar-12
26 minutes
Episode Image Episode #19. Miracles ft. Timothy McGrew
2021-Feb-26
19 minutes
Episode Image Episode #18. Jurisprudence Part 2 ft. Emilios Christodoulidis
2021-Feb-12
19 minutes
Episode Image Episode #17. Jurisprudence Part 1 ft. Emilios Christodoulidis
2021-Jan-29
18 minutes
Episode Image Episode #16. Autonomy and End of Life Care ft. Ben Colburn
2021-Jan-01
49 minutes
Episode Image Episode #15. Gender and Social Categories ft. Katharine Jenkins
2020-Dec-04
21 minutes
Episode Image Episode #14. Victim Testimony ft. Mona Simion
2020-Nov-27
20 minutes
Episode Image Thoughts speaks to GUAAS
2020-Nov-23
10 minutes
Episode Image Episode #13. Settler Colonialism ft. Karl Martin Adam
2020-Nov-20
20 minutes
Episode Image Episode #12. Violence in Video Games ft. Rebecca Davnall
2020-Nov-13
21 minutes
Episode Image Episode #11. Future People ft. Joe Slater
2020-Nov-06
18 minutes
Episode Image Episode #10. Buddhism and the Non-Self ft. Pavel Nitchovski
2020-Oct-30
21 minutes
Episode Image Episode #9. Disability and Enhancement ft. Lysette Chaproniere
2020-Oct-23
21 minutes
Episode Image Episode #8. Causation ft. Neil McDonnell
2020-Oct-16
21 minutes
Episode Image Episode #7. Climate Change and Extinction Rebellion ft. Quan Nguyen
2020-Oct-09
22 minutes
Episode Image Thoughts speaks to SWAG
2020-Oct-05
12 minutes
Episode Image Episode #6. Morality in Dreams ft. Robert Cowan
2020-Oct-02
21 minutes
Episode Image Episode #5. Authority and Autonomy ft. James Humphries
2020-Sep-25
19 minutes
Episode Image Episode #4. The Philosophy of Derrida ft. David Baker
2020-Sep-18
23 minutes
Episode Image Thoughts speaks to Brainscape
2020-Sep-14
10 minutes
Episode Image Episode #3. Postmodernism ft. David Baker
2020-Sep-11
20 minutes
Episode Image Episode #2. Pain ft. Jennifer Corns
2020-Sep-04
24 minutes
Episode Image Thoughts speaks to the GU History Podcast: Spanish Civil War
2020-Aug-31
11 minutes
Episode Image Episode #1. Time travel ft. Steph Rennick
2020-Aug-28
18 minutes
Episode Image Trailer
2020-Aug-03
1 minute