Ethics in all BBC programmes
Melvyn Bragg examines duty, a concept that has excited philosophers through history.
Melvyn Bragg examines the role of British thinkers in the 18th century Enlightenment.
Melvyn Bragg examines the emergence and impact of the Scottish Enlightenment.
Melvyn Bragg examines the science of taxonomy; the classification of the natural world.
Melvyn Bragg examines the western understanding of the Philosophy of Love since Plato.
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss philosophical approaches to truth.
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss whether it matters if memoirs aren’t entirely truthful.
Melvyn Bragg explores the meaning and purpose of the philosophical concept of virtue.
Melvyn Bragg explores ideas that have influenced 20th century human rights and warfare.
Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss the role played by women in Enlightenment science.