Louisa Foxe reveals the changing British attitude towards the expression of emotion.
Writer Bonnie Greer talks to Joan Bakwell about what she believes and why.
Keir Starmer explores relationships between justice, retribution and the passage of time.
Michael Blastland explores human foibles. Can we really control our own behaviour?
The best way to cope with a life-changing illness? Bridget Kendall and guests discuss.
Brian Cox, Robin Ince and guests ask whether science needs war to drive it.
The German best selling author and lawyer discusses ideas about guilt and retribution.
Combative, provocative and engaging debate chaired by Michael Buerk.
Anne McElvoy and Gabrielle Rifkind are joined by Fraser Nelson and Zoe Williams.
Bettany Hughes investigates ideas of justice, from Babylon to the Old Bailey.
Professor Ralf Dahrendorf evaluates how equality has affected liberal justice.
Lord McCluskey concludes his lectures on the state of the British legal system.
Will Self expresses deep concerns about the nature and value of scientific progress.
Angie Hobbs, Leif Wenar and David Runciman debate and explore the ideas of John Rawls.
Melvyn Bragg examines whether mankind has made as much moral as material progress.
Is revenge useful? Bridget Kendall and three global thinkers discuss.
Marcus Brigstocke joins Brian Cox and Robin Ince to discuss the role of science mavericks.
Robert Rowland Smith argues that we are coming to the end of the age of ideas.
David Graeber examines the rise of virtual money since the 1970s.
Giles Fraser on moral character and Aristotle's Virtue ethics
Matthew ponders the human capacity for greed and altruism. With Kin Binmore.
Onora O'Neill examines extreme situations where danger and terror undermine trust.
What is fairness and are we naturally fair to each other? Michael Blastland investigates.
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss ideas about justice.