Life Matters - Full program podcast

ABC Radio National

Education, Society & Culture

Life Matters delves into what makes humans tick. Life, but not always as you know it.


Thursday 16th July 2015

July 15th, 2015

Episode 229 of 566 episodes

Do No Harm - psychs, the state, and ethical codes. Where should a doctor’s loyalty lie? With national security or a patient’s best interest? In the USA and Australia health professionals are being challenged to bend their ethical code. So what can governments demand...and what should doctors deliver in the name of national security? Adam Ford - Archeologist, TV presenter and author on “My Life In Ruins” - from Petra to Glenrowan, his adventures and misadventures in archaeology and pioneering theatre with Caryl Churchil’s Love and Information –100 characters played by just 8 actors, 57 scenes – a series of vignettes lasting no more than four minutes echoing the fast focus, click and thrust of our modern digital lives.

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