Philosophy Bites- Bite-sized Philosophy Topics

Philosophy Bites- Bite-sized Philosophy Topics

By Wizzard Media

  • App Category: Education
  • Release Date: 2010-06-01
  • Current Version: 1.20.17
  • Adult Rating: 4+
  • File Size: 14.26 MB
  • Developer: Wizzard Media
  • Compatibility: Android, iOS 5.1.1
App Ratings: 5
5
Based on 34 Reviews

Philosophy Bites- Bite-sized Philosophy Topics App Description

This is the most convenient way to access Philosophy Bites on your iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad. You're always connected to the latest episode. Instant access, just touch and play! * About the Hosts* David Edmonds and Nigel Warburton are the co-hosts of Philosophy Bites. David Edmonds is co-author of Wittgenstein's Poker - this focuses on a ten-minute argument between Karl Popper and Ludwig Wittgenstein. His other books - also written with John Eidinow - include Bobby Fischer Goes to War (on the notorious chess match between Bobby Fischer and Boris Spassky) and Rousseau's Dog , which dissects the famous quarrel between David Hume and Jean-Jacques Rousseau. His day job is making radio documentaries for the BBC. Nigel Warburton has written a number of books including Philosophy: The Basics , Philosophy: The Classics, Thinking from A to Z and The Art Question. He is Senior Lecturer in Philosophy at the Open University. He has also made a number of programs for BBC Radio 4, writes a weblog called Virtual Philosopher and regularly leads courses on the philosophy of art at Tate Modern. His latest book, Free Speech: A Very Short Introduction, was published in February 2009. As an added bonus, you get bonus stuff! * Access to exclusive bonus content * Email the show your questions and comments * Follow the show on Twitter * Streaming access to play episode from anywhere * Always updated with the latest episodes- and an archived back catalog * Download the episodes and play them when offline * Playback resume (when interrupted by a call or other distraction) * Favorites (mark the episodes you want to return back to over and over) * Quick access to all the contact methods for the show (Please note, not all features are available for all episodes. This app is compatible with the iPad, iPod Touch and iPhone.)

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App Reviews

  • Awesome

    5
    By BraveStar BrainSweep
    I have been a listener for years. Love the app!
  • Amazing !

    5
    By Kyoung21b
    One of the most interesting and insightful reasons for having a phone ever !
  • Extrordinary

    5
    By Socratesfootsteps
    Brilliant insight into hundreds of philosophical topics. This resource is a treasure.
  • Love the update

    5
    By captincool
    The app now fits my screen and is super elegant and useful. I love the continuous playback on/off option. But of course the app is only a vehicle for accessing some of the internet's best content. I hope the show continues for many years!!
  • Great App

    5
    By mfeehly
    Great content and features. Well designed. Pleasure to use.
  • Enlightening!

    5
    By Mdg27x
    I love this app. The topics are fascinating and I have become wiser after listening. I would highly recommend this app to anyone who loves philosophy, or is interested in the subject.
  • Great app

    5
    By JHB60B
    Well-designed, easy to use app. Thanks from a dedicated listener.
  • Wonderful, inspiring

    5
    By 3andcounting
    Thank you Nigel and all contributors and all involved in this app and website. Truly inspirational. A wealth of important and digestible thinking. I just love these lectures.
  • A+

    5
    By alex azis
    Great streaming lectures
  • Philosophy Bites

    5
    By olafode
    The topics chosen and the hosts are outstanding. I am very impressed with the thoughtful and intelligent questions by Warburton and Edmonds.

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