Social commentators in all BBC programmes
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the scientific study of life, originated by Aristotle.
Melvyn Bragg examines the rich and radical ideas of the philosopher Soren Kierkegaard.
The life and ideas of Karl Marx who changed the world with his Communist Manifesto.
The life and ideas of the 19th century political philosopher John Stuart Mill.
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss Nietzsche's On The Genealogy of Morality.
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss Jean-Jacques Rousseau's ideas on the education of children
The life and work of French novelist, playwright and philosopher Jean-Paul Sartre.
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the pessimistic philosophy of Arthur Schopenhauer.
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the ideas, work and life of Simone de Beauvoir.
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the iconic Greek philosopher, Socrates.
Melvyn Bragg discusses the Dutch, Jewish and Christian Philosopher, Baruch Spinoza.
Melvyn Bragg explores the life and work of the 19th century Russian novelist Leo Tolstoy.
Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss the ancient Greek historian and soldier Xenophon.