Concepts in ethics in all BBC programmes
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the notion of evil in western philosophy.
Melvyn Bragg considers what it is to be free and how freedom became such a powerful value.
Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss free will.
Melvyn Bragg examines how we judge good and evil in modern western civilisation.
Melvyn Bragg considers whether 'happiness' means living a life of pleasure or of virtue.
Melvyn Bragg examines where the idea of a just war originated and if it can still exist.
Melvyn Bragg examines perception: how the brain reacts to the mass of data crowding it.
Melvyn Bragg examines the science of taxonomy; the classification of the natural world.
Melvyn Bragg explores the meaning and purpose of the philosophical concept of virtue.