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Podcast Profile: Five Minute Philosophy

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80 episodes
2020 to 2023
Median: 5 minutes
Collection: Philosophy


Description (podcaster-provided):

A philosophy podcast with simple five minute episodes, making philosophy accessible for people of all ages, backgrounds and experience!


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

➤ Philosophical theories • Ethics and morality • Historical perspectives • Guest contributions • Religious themes • Gender studies • Aesthetics • Existentialism • Logic and reasoning • Literature analysis

"Five Minute Philosophy" is a podcast dedicated to making philosophical ideas accessible to a broad audience through concise five-minute episodes. Each episode offers an introduction to various philosophical concepts, theories, and thinkers, often linked to broader social, cultural, and ethical discussions.

This podcast covers a wide array of philosophical topics encompassing both classical and contemporary themes. It dives into well-known philosophical theories such as David Lewis' Modal Realism, Aristotle's Virtue Ethics, and Thomas Aquinas' Cosmological Argument, providing listeners with foundational knowledge of these critical ideas. Historical philosophical figures are frequently discussed, including profound insights into the works of Hume, Spinoza, and Confucius, enriching the listener's comprehension of the philosophical canon.

The episodes also explore specific philosophical arguments and problems, often relating them to real-world issues and experiences. Themes like secularism, ethical subjectivism, and the philosophical implications of free will are examined, offering perspectives that bridge theoretical discussions with practical ethical considerations.

A notable characteristic of the podcast is its inclusion of guest contributors, who bring fresh viewpoints and specialized expertise on particular topics. Episodes contributed by guests enrich the podcast's content with discussions on Standpoint Theory, societal generalizations, and the philosophy of video games, among others.

Interdisciplinary connections are also a recurring theme, as seen in episodes that analyze literary works through a philosophical lens or explore the overlap between theology and philosophy. The podcast does not shy away from contemporary debates, addressing subjects like the maleness of 'reason,' the gendering of God, and the ethical criticism of art.

Overall, "Five Minute Philosophy" serves as both an introductory and intermediate resource for those interested in philosophical ideas, presenting them in a digestible format that encourages further reflection and study.


Episodes:
Episode Image Applying Standpoint Theory (guest contribution)
2023-May-21
7 minutes
Episode Image Possible Worlds
2023-Apr-04
6 minutes
Episode Image Generalisations about Social Groups (guest contribution)
2022-Nov-18
4 minutes
Episode Image Hume on Causation
2022-Apr-29
6 minutes
Episode Image The Golden Mean
2022-Apr-26
5 minutes
Episode Image Culture without Food (guest contribution)
2021-Oct-11
5 minutes
Episode Image Self-Knowledge
2021-Sep-26
5 minutes
Episode Image The History of Logic
2021-Sep-12
5 minutes
Episode Image Everyday Aesthetics
2021-Sep-05
3 minutes
Episode Image Mariology
2021-Jul-25
5 minutes
Episode Image Secularism: A Threat to Today's Youth? (guest contribution)
2021-Jul-19
4 minutes
Episode Image The Paradox of Fiction
2021-Jul-04
5 minutes
Episode Image Naturalism
2021-Jun-27
7 minutes
Episode Image Berkeley and Idealism (guest contribution)
2021-Jun-20
5 minutes
Episode Image The Maleness of 'Reason'
2021-Jun-13
7 minutes
Episode Image Spinoza
2021-Jun-06
5 minutes
Episode Image Could God be a woman?
2021-May-31
4 minutes
Episode Image Ricoeur's 'Hermeneutics of Suspicion'
2021-May-23
4 minutes
Episode Image Logical Atomism
2021-May-16
5 minutes
Episode Image What We Owe to Each Other
2021-May-09
5 minutes
Episode Image Process Philosophy and Theology
2021-May-02
5 minutes
Episode Image Existentialism: Key Terms
2021-Apr-25
8 minutes
Episode Image Albert Camus
2021-Apr-18
6 minutes
Episode Image John Hick's Global Theology and Religious Pluralism
2021-Apr-11
9 minutes
Episode Image Diotima of Mantinea
2021-Apr-04
5 minutes
Episode Image Aquinas' Cosmological Argument
2021-Mar-28
5 minutes
Episode Image On Liberty
2021-Mar-21
4 minutes
Episode Image Heresy
2021-Mar-14
5 minutes
Episode Image Free Will and Religious Belief
2021-Mar-07
6 minutes
Episode Image Virtue Ethics
2021-Feb-28
4 minutes
Episode Image The Ethical Criticism of Art
2021-Feb-21
4 minutes
Episode Image Plato's 'Symposium'
2021-Feb-14
6 minutes
Episode Image Ideology (guest contribution)
2021-Feb-07
6 minutes
Episode Image Plato's 'Republic'
2021-Jan-31
6 minutes
Episode Image Socratic Dialogue with Samuel Jackson
2021-Jan-24
11 minutes
Episode Image Theological Non-Realism
2021-Jan-17
4 minutes
Episode Image Ethical Subjectivism: Sartre and Nietzsche
2021-Jan-10
5 minutes
Episode Image The School of Athens
2021-Jan-03
7 minutes
Episode Image Confucius (guest contribution)
2020-Dec-25
6 minutes
Episode Image Can God Ride a Bike?
2020-Dec-24
4 minutes
Episode Image The Grapes of Wrath, de Beauvoir and Engels
2020-Dec-23
5 minutes
Episode Image José Ortega y Gasset
2020-Dec-22
5 minutes
Episode Image Gender Essentialism vs Gender Existentialism
2020-Dec-21
5 minutes
Episode Image Christian Moral Principles
2020-Dec-20
5 minutes
Episode Image The Philosophy of Videogames (guest contribution)
2020-Dec-19
4 minutes
Episode Image Bad Faith
2020-Dec-18
5 minutes
Episode Image Stoicism (guest contribution)
2020-Dec-17
5 minutes
Episode Image Thomas Hobbes (guest contribution)
2020-Dec-16
6 minutes
Episode Image After Dinner Conversation
2020-Dec-15
4 minutes
Episode Image The Portrayal of Free Will in 'Hamlet'
2020-Dec-14
6 minutes
Episode Image Relativism
2020-Dec-13
5 minutes
Episode Image Praxis
2020-Dec-12
5 minutes
Episode Image Logical Arguments
2020-Dec-11
4 minutes
Episode Image The Teleological Argument
2020-Dec-10
5 minutes
Episode Image Descartes and Billie Eilish: 'Therefore I Am'
2020-Dec-09
5 minutes
Episode Image Mary Midgley
2020-Dec-08
5 minutes
Episode Image The Value of Philosophy
2020-Dec-07
6 minutes
Episode Image Miguel de Unamuno y el Sufrimiento
2020-Dec-06
4 minutes
Episode Image Kierkegaard on Anxiety
2020-Dec-05
5 minutes
Episode Image Jesus
2020-Dec-04
5 minutes
Episode Image Hannah Arendt
2020-Dec-03
5 minutes
Episode Image Anarchism
2020-Dec-02
4 minutes
Episode Image Ontology
2020-Dec-01
5 minutes
Episode Image Gnosticism
2020-Nov-29
4 minutes
Episode Image The Enlightenment
2020-Nov-22
5 minutes
Episode Image The Naturalistic Fallacy
2020-Nov-14
6 minutes
Episode Image Dualism vs Monism
2020-Nov-08
5 minutes
Episode Image Schopenhauer's Pessimism (guest contribution)
2020-Nov-07
5 minutes
Episode Image 'The Second Sex' by Simone de Beauvoir
2020-Oct-28
5 minutes
Episode Image Wittgenstein on language
2020-Oct-25
5 minutes
Episode Image Nicomachean Ethics (guest contribution)
2020-Oct-18
4 minutes
Episode Image Diogenes
2020-Oct-11
4 minutes
Episode Image Free Will
2020-Oct-04
4 minutes
Episode Image Kantian Ethics
2020-Sep-27
4 minutes
Episode Image Utilitarianism
2020-Sep-20
5 minutes
Episode Image Nietzsche: Existentialism, Nihilism and The Death of God
2020-Sep-13
5 minutes
Episode Image John Rawls' 'Veil of Ignorance'
2020-Sep-09
4 minutes
Episode Image Plato's 'Simile of the Cave'
2020-Sep-09
5 minutes
Episode Image The Big Three: Socrates, Plato and Aristotle
2020-Sep-09
5 minutes
Episode Image Welcome to the podcast!
2020-Sep-09
1 minute