Archive for December 23rd, 2009

Steven B. Smith On Political Philosophy–Videos

Posted on December 23, 2009. Filed under: Babies, Blogroll, Communications, People, Philosophy, Politics, Raves, Video, Wisdom | Tags: , , , |

1. Introduction: What is Political Philosophy?

2. Socratic Citizenship: Plato’s Apology

3. Socratic Citizenship: Plato’s Crito

4. Philosophers and Kings: Plato’s Republic

5. Philosophers and Kings: Plato’s Republic

6. Philosophers and Kings: Plato’s Republic

7. The Mixed Regime and the Rule of Law: Aristotle’s Politics

8. The Mixed Regime and the Rule of Law: Aristotle’s Politics

9. The Mixed Regime and the Rule of Law: Aristotle’s Politics

10. New Modes and Orders: Machiavelli’s The Prince

11. New Modes and Orders: Machiavelli’s The Prince

12. The Sovereign State: Hobbes’ Leviathan

13. The Sovereign State: Hobbes’ Leviathan

14. The Sovereign State: Hobbes’ Leviathan

15. Constitutional Government: Locke’s Second Treatise (1-5)

16. Constitutional Government: Locke’s Second Treatise (2-5)

17. Constitutional Government: Locke’s Second Treatise

18. Democracy and Participation: Rousseau’s Discourse

19. Democracy and Participation: Rousseau’s Discourse

20. Democracy and Participation: Rousseau’s Social Contract

21. Democratic Statecraft: Tocqueville’s Democracy in America

22. Democratic Statecraft: Tocqueville’s Democracy in America

23. Democratic Statecraft: Tocqueville’s Democracy in America

24. In Defense of Politics

Background Articles and Videos

Roger Ebert – The Third Man (1949)

The Third Man – Cuckoo Clock

The Coen Brothers Big Lebowski interview 1
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nEVfM3HL-ic

 

The Coen Brothers Big Lebowski interview 2

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RfN8P54QeG8

 

The Coen Brothers Big Lebowski interview 3

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WGD3DFZg1cE

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I Miss Michael Crichton–Charlie Rose Interview

Posted on December 23, 2009. Filed under: Art, Blogroll, Books, Climate, Communications, Culture, Language, Law, liberty, Life, Links, media, Medicine, People, Philosophy, Politics, Quotations, Video, Wisdom | Tags: , , , |

“No amount of experimentation can ever prove me right; a single experiment can prove me wrong.”

~Albert Einstein

Charlie Rose – An hour with Michael Crichton

Charlie Rose – Michael Crichton

 

 Michael Crichton : on the future


 

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Michael Crichton Videos–May He Rest In Peace

 

 

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