The life, work and legacy of the 20th century philosopher Ludwig Wittgenstein.
BBC Radio 4
Melvyn Bragg examines duty, a concept that has excited philosophers through history.
Melvyn Bragg examines the 19th century Parisian philosophy of life lived for art.
Melvyn Bragg and guests explore the creative force of originality.
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss redemption, crucial for Judeo-Christian thought.
Melvyn Bragg examines the emergence and impact of the Scottish Enlightenment.
Melvyn Bragg considers what it is to be free and how freedom became such a powerful value.
The history of thought on immortality, the self and the afterlife.
Melvyn Bragg investigates how our preoccupations about how to live have altered over time.
Melvyn Bragg explores the meaning and purpose of the philosophical concept of virtue.