The Public Philosopher

BBC Radio 4

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Harvard political philosopher Michael Sandel examines the thinking behind a current controversy
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41:31 | Aug 26th, 2019

Would you choose an algorithm rather than a human to mark your exam papers? Would you welcome a translation app that replaced foreign language learning? Would you trust a marriage prediction app to ch...Show More

41:34 | Oct 29th, 2018

Harvard philosopher Michael Sandel comes to St Paul's Cathedral to take on some of the hardest questions raised by the public discontent that characterises much of global politics today. With the help...Show More
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41:34 | Mar 27th, 2018

Harvard philosopher Michael Sandel comes to St Paul's Cathedral to take on some of the hardest questions raised by the public discontent that characterises much of global politics today. With the help...Show More

41:41 | Feb 6th, 2018

Sixty people from around the world join Professor Michael Sandel in a digital studio at Harvard to discuss free speech. Free speech is a cornerstone of democracy and freedom of expression is regarded ...Show More

41:39 | Mar 8th, 2017

Harvard philosopher Michael Sandel asks if life would be better if robots did all the work. Professor Sandel skilfully and entertainingly uses live audiences to help address important ethical and phil...Show More
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