Philosophy In Action Podcast (MP3) show

Philosophy In Action Podcast (MP3)

Summary: Dr. Diana Brickell's podcasts focus on the application of rational principles to the challenges of real life. She draws on Ayn Rand's philosophy of Objectivism, Aristotle's ethics, personality theory, and observation. Visit PhilosophyInAction.com for live radio shows, blogging, and more. (This podcast feed uses the standard MP3 format; an enhanced M4A feed is also available.)

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Podcasts:

 #363: Q&A on The Future of America, Vulnerability, Cheating, and More (27 September 2015) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 1:12:03

In this 27 September 2015 episode of Philosophy in Action Radio, Philosopher Dr. Diana Brickell discussed the future of the United States, the value of vulnerability, cheating to get a job back, and more. * Introduction (0:00) * Question 1: The Future of the United States (2:24) * Question 2: The Value of Vulnerability (23:50) * Question 3: Cheating to Get a Job Back (40:46) * Rapid Fire Questions (51:44) * Conclusion (1:07:25) For more from Dr. Diana Brickell on the application rational principles to the challenges of real life, visit Philosophy in Action: http://www.PhilosophyInAction.com

 #362: Podcast on How to Be Principled about Election Politics (14 September 2015) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 55:48

In this 14 September 2015 episode of Philosophy in Action Radio, philosopher Dr. Diana Brickell podcast on "How to Be Principled about Election Politics." Topics discussed include: * Partisan politics * The nature and importance of rights * The basis of rights * Practical advice on elections For more from Dr. Diana Brickell on the application rational principles to the challenges of real life, visit Philosophy in Action: http://www.PhilosophyInAction.com

 #361: Q&A on Workplace Diversity, Date Rape, and Dating Filters (6 September 2015) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 1:23:24

In this 6 September 2015 episode of Philosophy in Action Radio, Philosopher Dr. Diana Brickell discussed workplace diversity, accusations of date rape, evaluating romantic prospects, and more. * Introduction (0:00) * Question 1: Workplace Diversity (2:01) * Question 2: Accusations of Date Rape (42:25) * Question 3: Evaluating Romantic Prospects (57:30) * Conclusion (1:22:00) For more from Dr. Diana Brickell on the application rational principles to the challenges of real life, visit Philosophy in Action: http://www.PhilosophyInAction.com

 #360: Q&A on Impartialist Ethics, Name Changes, and More (30 August 2015) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 1:03:39

In this 30 August 2015 episode of Philosophy in Action Radio, Philosopher Dr. Diana Brickell discussed impartialism in ethics, changing names with marriage, and more. * Introduction (0:00) * Question 1: Impartialism in Ethics (3:10) * Question 2: Changing Names with Marriage (31:02) * Rapid Fire Questions (45:19) * Conclusion (1:02:24) For more from Dr. Diana Brickell on the application rational principles to the challenges of real life, visit Philosophy in Action: http://www.PhilosophyInAction.com

 #359: Q&A on Confidence, Delegation in Marriage, University Study, and More (16 August 2015) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 1:05:40

In this 16 August 2015 episode of Philosophy in Action Radio, Philosopher Dr. Diana Brickell discussed confidence in opinions, delegation in marriage, deriving self-esteem from university study, and more. * Introduction (0:00) * Question 1: Confidence in Opinions (2:32) * Question 2: Delegation in Marriage (27:59) * Question 3: Deriving Self-Esteem from University Study (49:08) * Rapid Fire Questions (57:25) * Conclusion (1:03:45) For more from Dr. Diana Brickell on the application rational principles to the challenges of real life, visit Philosophy in Action: http://www.PhilosophyInAction.com

 #358: Q&A on Morality Versus Prudence, Secrets from Parents, Death Notifications, and More (2 August 2015) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 1:00:02

In this 2 August 2015 episode of Philosophy in Action Radio, Philosopher Dr. Diana Brickell discussed morality versus prudence, concealing a relationship from parents, death notifications via Facebook, and more. * Introduction (0:00) * Question 1: Morality Versus Prudence (2:04) * Question 2: Concealing a Relationship from Parents (22:25) * Question 3: Death Notifications via Facebook (33:19) * Rapid Fire Questions (38:17) * Conclusion (58:34) For more from Dr. Diana Brickell on the application rational principles to the challenges of real life, visit Philosophy in Action: http://www.PhilosophyInAction.com

 #357: Q&A on Professional Confidentiality, Dating Strategies, Efficiency in Writing, and More (26 July 2015) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 1:14:03

In this 26 July 2015 episode of Philosophy in Action Radio, Philosopher Dr. Diana Brickell discussed honesty under professional confidentiality standards, adopting hobbies just for dating, efficiency in writing, and more. * Introduction (0:00) * Question 1: Honesty under Professional Confidentiality Standards (1:38) * Question 2: Adopting Hobbies Just for Dating (20:02) * Question 3: Efficiency in Writing (38:05) * Rapid Fire Questions (1:02:07) * Conclusion (1:12:40) For more from Dr. Diana Brickell on the application rational principles to the challenges of real life, visit Philosophy in Action: http://www.PhilosophyInAction.com

 #356: Q&A on Resisting Arrest, Enjoying Atlas Shrugged, Stigmatized Property, and More (19 July 2015) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 51:06

In this 19 July 2015 episode of Philosophy in Action Radio, Philosopher Dr. Diana Brickell discussed resisting arrest, enjoying Atlas Shrugged, stigmatized property, and more. * Introduction (0:00) * Question 1: Resisting Arrest (2:18) * Question 2: Enjoying Atlas Shrugged (22:52) * Question 3: Stigmatized Property (32:21) * Rapid Fire Questions (41:39) * Conclusion (49:18) For more from Dr. Diana Brickell on the application rational principles to the challenges of real life, visit Philosophy in Action: http://www.PhilosophyInAction.com

 #355: Q&A on Religious Questions, the Power of Fiction, Trusting Therapists, and More (12 July 2015) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 1:01:39

In this 12 July 2015 episode of Philosophy in Action Radio, Philosopher Dr. Diana Brickell discussed questions about religious beliefs, the power of fiction, trusting a therapist, and more. * Introduction (0:00) * Question 1: Questions about Religious Beliefs (2:10) * Question 2: The Power of Fiction (11:23) * Question 3: Trusting a Therapist (31:39) * Rapid Fire Questions (42:13) * Conclusion (1:00:24) For more from Dr. Diana Brickell on the application rational principles to the challenges of real life, visit Philosophy in Action: http://www.PhilosophyInAction.com

 #354: Q&A on Unmet Needs, Criminal Insanity, Ideological Consistency, and More (5 July 2015) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 1:05:08

In this 5 July 2015 episode of Philosophy in Action Radio, Philosopher Dr. Diana Brickell discussed satisfying social needs, executing insane murderers, ideological consistency, and more. * Introduction (0:00) * Question 1: Satisfying Social Needs (2:15) * Question 2: Executing Insane Murderers (21:48) * Question 3: Ideological Consistency (34:39) * Rapid Fire Questions (47:52) * Conclusion (1:03:23) For more from Dr. Diana Brickell on the application rational principles to the challenges of real life, visit Philosophy in Action: http://www.PhilosophyInAction.com

 #353: Q&A on Breaking Rules, Sexual Relations with Minors, and More (28 June 2015) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 1:04:35

In this 28 June 2015 episode of Philosophy in Action Radio, Philosopher Dr. Diana Brickell discussed exceptions to rules, judgments of men versus women for sexual relationships with minors, and more. * Introduction (0:00) * Question 1: Exceptions to Rules (4:13) * Question 2: Judgments of Men Versus Women for Sexual Relationships with Minors (33:41) * Rapid Fire Questions (57:24) * Conclusion (1:03:19) For more from Dr. Diana Brickell on the application rational principles to the challenges of real life, visit Philosophy in Action: http://www.PhilosophyInAction.com

 #352: Q&A on Respect without Agreement, Political Correctness, Stolen Firearms, and More (21 June 2015) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 1:03:11

In this 21 June 2015 episode of Philosophy in Action Radio, Philosopher Dr. Diana Brickell discussed respect without agreement, political correctness, responsibility for stolen firearms, and more. * Introduction (0:00) * Question 1: Respect without Agreement (2:23) * Question 2: Political Correctness (13:00) * Question 3: Responsibility for Stolen Firearms (30:39) * Rapid Fire Questions (41:07) * Conclusion (1:01:43) For more from Dr. Diana Brickell on the application rational principles to the challenges of real life, visit Philosophy in Action: http://www.PhilosophyInAction.com

 #351: Q&A on Responsibility for a Child, Career without Aptitude, and More (14 June 2015) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 1:04:58

In this 14 June 2015 episode of Philosophy in Action Radio, Philosopher Dr. Diana Brickell discussed responsibility for a child, career without aptitude, and more. * Introduction (0:00) * Question 1: Responsibility for a Child (2:13) * Question 2: Career without Aptitude (16:02) * Rapid Fire Questions (25:36) * Conclusion (1:02:49) For more from Dr. Diana Brickell on the application rational principles to the challenges of real life, visit Philosophy in Action: http://www.PhilosophyInAction.com

 #350: Q&A on Needs Versus Wants, Medical Care for the Poor, and More (7 June 2015) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 1:01:17

In this 7 June 2015 episode of Philosophy in Action Radio, Philosopher Dr. Diana Brickell discussed needs versus wants, medical care for the poor, and more. * Introduction (0:00) * Question 1: Needs Versus Wants (1:17) * Question 2: Medical Care for the Poor (29:25) * Rapid Fire Questions (40:15) * Conclusion (1:00:02) For more from Dr. Diana Brickell on the application rational principles to the challenges of real life, visit Philosophy in Action: http://www.PhilosophyInAction.com

 #349: Podcast on Workshop on Procrastination (31 May 2015) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 55:08

In this 31 May 2015 episode of Philosophy in Action Radio, philosopher Dr. Diana Brickell podcast on "Workshop on Procrastination." Topics discussed include: * The purpose of philosophy * Method #1: Introspect thoughts and feeling routinely, in depth * Method #2: Review your experiences and solicit the experiences of others * Method #3: Identify when and how context and circumstances matter * Method #4: Distinguish between personality and morality * Method #5: Experiment * Method #6: Communicate * Method #7: Be kind to yourself. For more from Dr. Diana Brickell on the application rational principles to the challenges of real life, visit Philosophy in Action: http://www.PhilosophyInAction.com

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