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The Philosopher's Zone - Program podcast

ABC Radio National

Society & Culture, Philosophy

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Philosophy 42

The Philosopher's Zone looks at the world of philosophy and at the world through philosophy. The program addresses the big philosophical questions and arguments. It also explores what philosophical analysis can contribute to our understanding of some of the fundamental and perplexing issues that face the world today.

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Metaphysics of pregnancy

December 7th, 2014

Episode 98 of 183 episodes

Questions of conception, gestation and birth are often found in debates about ethics, and tensions between mother and foetus; doctors and mothers; the state and the individual. But we may need a more rigorous assessment.

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