Audiobook Philosophy

The Modern Scholar: Discovering the Philosopher in You: The Big Questons in Philosophy [Audiobook]

The Modern Scholar: Discovering the Philosopher in You: The Big Questons in Philosophy [Audiobook] by Colin McGinn
English | September 23rd, 2008 | ASIN: B001GN35SE | MP3@96 kbps | 8 hrs 1 mins | 378.40 MB
Narrator: Colin McGinn

"Everyone has their own inner philosopher - a voice within that asks, oh so insistently, philosophical questions. Everyone wants to know what the ultimate nature of the world is, what the self is, whether we have free will, how our minds relate to our bodies, whether we can really know anything, where ethical truth comes from, what the meaning of life is, and whether or not there is a God.

How to Be a Stoic: Using Ancient Philosophy to Live a Modern Life [Audiobook]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at May 21, 2017
How to Be a Stoic: Using Ancient Philosophy to Live a Modern Life [Audiobook]

How to Be a Stoic: Using Ancient Philosophy to Live a Modern Life [Audiobook] by Massimo Pigliucci
English | May 9, 2017 | ASIN: B072L3BNW6, ISBN: 147892229X | M4B@64 kbps | 6 hrs 35 mins | 179 MB
Narrator: Peter Coleman
The Modern Scholar: The Philosophy, Practice, and Science of Crime Scene Investigation, Part 2 [Audiobook]

The Modern Scholar: The Philosophy, Practice, and Science of Crime Scene Investigation, Part 2 [Audiobook] by Robert C. Shaler
English | January 20th, 2012 | ASIN: B006ZYYV78 | MP3@96 kbps | 8 hrs 26 mins | 351.35 MB
Narrator: Robert C. Shaler

Esteemed Pennsylvania State University professor Robert C. Shaler continues his in-depth look at all aspects of crime scene investigation in part two of this compelling lecture series. Popularized in the media by highly rated police procedurals, crime scene investigation is an often misunderstood field of endeavor. Here, Professor Shaler breaks down the intricacies of how investigations are conducted in the real world, examining such aspects as bloodstain analysis, shooting scenes, and “forensic bugs”.
The Modern Scholar: The Philosophy, Practice, and Science of Crime Scene Investigation, Part 1 [Audiobook]

The Modern Scholar: The Philosophy, Practice, and Science of Crime Scene Investigation, Part 1 [Audiobook] by Robert C. Shaler
English | March 15th, 2011 | ASIN: B004S56TCQ | MP3@96 kbps | 8 hrs 51 mins | 364.18 MB
Narrator: Robert C. Shaler

The director of the Forensic Science Program at Pennsylvania State University, Professor Robert C. Shaler leads a comprehensive study of the intricacies of an intriguing, and always topical, science. In these lectures, Shaler imparts a clear understanding of crime-scene investigation, from archiving the scene to the presentation of evidence in court proceedings. Covering everything from fingermarks and bloodstains to 3-D imaging and microbial forensics, the course is an essential guide for anyone intrigued by this riveting subject.

The Modern Scholar: The Philosophy of Thomas Aquinas [Audiobook]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at May 19, 2017
The Modern Scholar: The Philosophy of Thomas Aquinas [Audiobook]

The Modern Scholar: The Philosophy of Thomas Aquinas [Audiobook] by Peter Kreeft
English | September 24th, 2009 | ASIN: B002QBNVAW | MP3@192 kbps | 7 hrs 35 mins | 627.45 MB
Narrator: Peter Kreeft

An enthusiastic admirer of the philosophy of Thomas Aquinas, professor and philosopher Peter Kreeft details the rational thought and precise literary talent that established Aquinas as the foremost thinker of his time - and as the most important philosopher for the almost 200 years between Aristotle and Descartes.

The Modern Scholar: Philosophy of Mind [Audiobook]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at May 19, 2017
The Modern Scholar: Philosophy of Mind [Audiobook]

The Modern Scholar: Philosophy of Mind [Audiobook] by Andrew Pessin
English | September 13th, 2010 | ASIN: B00435F8PU | MP3@64 kbps | 8 hrs 22 mins | 234.11 MB
Narrator: Andrew Pessin

The nature of the mind lies at the heart of the eternal human quest for understanding. What does it mean to think? What is the relation between mind and body, and where do we draw the line between “physical” and “mental”? With an enthusiastic and scholarly approach, Professor Andrew Pessin of Connecticut College addresses these and other questions, including a studied look at beliefs, consciousness, groundbreaking thought experiments, and whether or not computers can ever truly think.

The Modern Scholar: Philosophy and the Law: How Judges Reason [Audiobook]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at May 19, 2017
The Modern Scholar: Philosophy and the Law: How Judges Reason [Audiobook]

The Modern Scholar: Philosophy and the Law: How Judges Reason [Audiobook] by Stephen Mathis
English | March 4th, 2009 | ASIN: B001UP739A | MP3@96 kbps | 8 hrs 32 mins | 366.43 MB
Narrator: Stephen Mathis

Do judges deduce their decisions from legal rules and principles, or do they decide cases based on what is fair given the facts at hand? The latter view, held by Legal Realists, serves as the starting point for Professor Stephen Mathis's eye-opening look at how judges reason. In this compelling lecture series, the esteemed professor addresses such as whether the law is distinct form morality. Professor Mathis also attempts to identify a view that offers guidance to judges in deciding cases, and one that will provide the tools people need to evaluate the interpretations and decisions judges make.
The Modern Scholar: First Principles & Natural Law: The Foundations of Political Philosophy, Part II [Audiobook]

The Modern Scholar: First Principles & Natural Law: The Foundations of Political Philosophy, Part II [Audiobook] by Professor Hadley Arkes
English | September 19th, 2012 | ASIN: B009D9ZEPA | MP3@64 kbps | 4 hrs 30 mins | 125.83 MB
Narrator: Professor Hadley Arkes

In Part II of First Principles and Natural Law, Professor Hadley Arkes delves further into the classic connection between morality and law. Indeed, this link between the basis of law and the principles that form the groundwork of moral judgment is very much at play in today’s world, as evidenced in everything from Supreme Court decisions to national policy. Drawing upon the works of such influential philosophers as Immanuel Kant, David Hume, and Thomas Reid, Professor Arkes examines such relevant topics as conscientious objection, the justifications for war and interventions abroad, privacy claims, and abortion.
The Modern Scholar: First Principles & Natural Law: The Foundations of Political Philosophy, Part I [Audiobook]

The Modern Scholar: First Principles & Natural Law: The Foundations of Political Philosophy, Part I [Audiobook] by Professor Hadley Arkes
English | June 1st, 2012 | ISBN: 1464047383 | MP3@64 kbps | 4 hrs 19 mins | 121.71 MB
Narrator: Professor Hadley Arkes

In this course of lectures, Professor Hadley Arkes seeks to recall the classic connection between morality and law. For law works by sweeping away personal choice and private judgment and replacing them with a public rule, meant to be enforced on everyone. And that state of affairs can be justified only if the law can, in fact, appeal to an understanding of the things that are more generally or universally right or wrong.

The Dream of Enlightenment: The Rise of Modern Philosophy [Audiobook]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at May 7, 2017
The Dream of Enlightenment: The Rise of Modern Philosophy [Audiobook]

The Dream of Enlightenment: The Rise of Modern Philosophy [Audiobook] by Anthony Gottlieb
English | November 1, 2016 | ASIN: B01MF5IFYG, ISBN: 1441738533, 1455124443 | MP3@64 kbps | 10 hrs 3 mins | 276 MB
Narrator: Anthony Gottlieb