We provide a variety of free learning resources, including podcasts, articles and video resources, ranging from 15-minute masterclasses to online lectures and debates, to help enrich your philosophical understanding.
The Annual Lectures
What is the Good Life?
In this video, Dr Angie Hobbs, Professor of the Public Understanding at the University of Sheffield, presents "What is the Good Life? Revisiting Aristotle's Function Argument". This episode is one of a pair of videos on Virtue Ethics, although both can be viewed independently. The other episode, Why Study Aristotle's Virtue Ethics?, can be found in this playlist and provides a more general introduction on the topic.
Expanding Horizons: London Lectures 2021
Differentiating Scientific Inquiry and Politics
Heather Douglas lays out norms for scientific inquiry that make it distinct in practice from politics and argues that understanding and defending these differences help to protect science from abuses of power.