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Why Philosophy Won't Go Away

October 23rd, 2014

Episode 248 of 454 episodes

Is philosophy still relevant today? Acclaimed novelist and philosopher Rebecca Goldstein offers an original thought experiment in response: how would Plato respond to our modern-day ethical dilemmas?

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