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Aristotle: Greece (384322 B.C.) The Giants of Philosophy Series, Thomas C. Brickhouse

Aristotle: Greece (384322 B.C.)

by Thomas C. Brickhouse

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Aristotle (384322 B.C.) was Platos student, but revised his teachers ideas to be more consistent with ordinary experience. He thought human b...

Unabridged: 2 hr 12 min
The Giants of Philosophy Series
Narrator: Charlton Heston
Published: 01/14/2010
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Arthur Schopenhauer The Giants of Philosophy Series, Dr. Mark Stone

Arthur Schopenhauer

by Dr. Mark Stone

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Arthur Schopenhauer was the most articulate and influential pessimist in the history of human thought. He was convinced that the space and ti...

Unabridged: 2 hr 13 min
The Giants of Philosophy Series
Narrator: Charlton Heston
Published: 01/01/2007
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Plato, Professor Berel Lang

Plato

by Professor Berel Lang

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Plato was the first person to organize and record the issues and questions that define philosophy. As Socrates' student, Plato preserved the ...

Unabridged: 2 hr 17 min
The Giants of Philosophy Series
Narrator: Charlton Heston
Published: 02/17/2006
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St. Augustine, Professor Robert O'Connell

St. Augustine

by Professor Robert O'Conn...

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Aurelius Augustinus was a key figure in the transition from classical antiquity to the Middle Ages. He lived at a time when no distinction wa...

Unabridged: 2 hr 8 min
The Giants of Philosophy Series
Narrator: Charlton Heston
Published: 03/04/2006
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St. Thomas Aquinas, Kenneth L. Schmitz

St. Thomas Aquinas

by Kenneth L. Schmitz

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In the late 13th century, this quiet reflective Dominican scholar concentrated his work on philosophical concerns that today would be conside...

Unabridged: 2 hr 4 min
The Giants of Philosophy Series
Narrator: Charlton Heston
Published: 03/05/2006
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Immanuel Kant, Professor A.J. Mandt

Immanuel Kant

by Professor A.J. Mandt

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Before Kant, philosophers had debated for centuries whether knowledge is derived from experience or reason. Kant says that both views are par...

Unabridged: 2 hr 18 min
The Giants of Philosophy Series
Narrator: Charlton Heston
Published: 01/23/2006
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Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel, Professor John E. Smith

Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel

by Professor John E. Smith...

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Hegel created a vast speculative and idealistic philosophy, where truth is found not in the part but in the whole. Nature is an organic whole...

Unabridged: 2 hr 6 min
The Giants of Philosophy Series
Narrator: Charlton Heston
Published: 01/18/2006
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The Death of Outrage Bill Clinton and the Assault on American Ideals, William J. Bennett

The Death of Outrage

by William J. Bennett

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Today we see little public outrage about Bill Clinton's misconduct. With enormous skill, the president and his advisors have constructed a de...

Abridged: 3 hr 3 min
Narrator: Charlton Heston
Published: 12/01/1998
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Baruch Spinoza, Professor Thomas Cook

Baruch Spinoza

by Professor Thomas Cook

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A Portuguese Jew living in Holland, Spinoza sought a life of "supreme and unending happiness". Unable to find deep satisfaction in the usual ...

Unabridged: 2 hr 13 min
The Giants of Philosophy Series
Narrator: Charlton Heston
Published: 04/24/2006
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David Hume, Professor Nicholas Capaldi

David Hume

by Professor Nicholas Capa...

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David Hume sought to create a comprehensive "science of man" in order to understand human nature and human actions. He saw a constant social ...

Unabridged: 2 hr 12 min
The Giants of Philosophy Series
Narrator: Charlton Heston
Published: 01/05/2006
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Soren Kierkegaard, Professor George Connell

Soren Kierkegaard

by Professor George Connel...

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For Kierkegaard, truth is a subjective reality which we must live, not simply something to consider and discuss. His selfconsciousness and se...

Unabridged: 2 hr 6 min
The Giants of Philosophy Series
Narrator: Charlton Heston
Published: 03/02/2006
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Friedrich Nietzsche, Professor Richard Schacht

Friedrich Nietzsche

by Professor Richard Schac...

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Nietzsche condemned nearly all of the religious and philosophical thought of his day to blunt terms (e.g., God is dead). He says the only rea...

Unabridged: 2 hr 14 min
The Giants of Philosophy Series
Narrator: Charlton Heston
Published: 01/16/2006
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John Dewey, Professor John J. Stuhr

John Dewey

by Professor John J. Stuhr...

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John Dewey wants philosophy to rise above old tired disputes to address new, more vital questions and problems. His views are known as "pragm...

Unabridged: 2 hr 13 min
The Giants of Philosophy Series
Narrator: Charlton Heston
Published: 01/31/2006
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Jean Paul Sartre, Professor John Compton

Jean Paul Sartre

by Professor John Compton

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Sartre's existentialism faces the evil in human existence and sees that humans are responsible for it. He doubts man can make moral progress,...

Unabridged: 2 hr 12 min
The Giants of Philosophy Series
Narrator: Charlton Heston
Published: 01/30/2006
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