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Ideas - Scrutinizing Roger ScrutonJun 13, 2014 | 54:00Ideas Scrutinizing Roger Scruton Audio
Ideas Scrutinizing Roger Scruton Jun 13, 2014 | 54:00Philosopher Roger Scruton is widely considered one of Britain's leading conservative thinkers. From a conference held in his honour at McGill University he argues that we need a sense of the transcendent to make sense of our lives.
Ideas - Scrutinizing Roger Scruton - Lecture Part 1Jun 13, 2014 | 14:27Ideas Scrutinizing Roger Scruton - Lecture Part 1 Audio
Ideas Scrutinizing Roger Scruton - Lecture Part 1 Jun 13, 2014 | 14:27
Ideas - Scrutinizing Roger Scruton - Lecture Part 2Jun 13, 2014 | 18:27Ideas Scrutinizing Roger Scruton - Lecture Part 2 Audio
Ideas Scrutinizing Roger Scruton - Lecture Part 2 Jun 13, 2014 | 18:27
Ideas - Scrutinizing Roger Scruton - Lecture Part 3Jun 13, 2014 | 21:07Ideas Scrutinizing Roger Scruton - Lecture Part 3 Audio
Ideas Scrutinizing Roger Scruton - Lecture Part 3 Jun 13, 2014 | 21:07
Ideas - Scrutinizing Roger Scruton - Performance Part 3Jun 13, 2014 | 11:26Ideas Scrutinizing Roger Scruton - Performance Part 3 Audio
Ideas Scrutinizing Roger Scruton - Performance Part 3 Jun 13, 2014 | 11:26
Ideas - Scrutinizing Roger Scruton - Performance Part OneJun 13, 2014 | 15:58Ideas Scrutinizing Roger Scruton - Performance Part One Audio
Ideas Scrutinizing Roger Scruton - Performance Part One Jun 13, 2014 | 15:58
Ideas - Scrutinizing Roger Scurton - Performance Part 2Jun 13, 2014 | 12:06Ideas Scrutinizing Roger Scurton - Performance Part 2 Audio
Ideas Scrutinizing Roger Scurton - Performance Part 2 Jun 13, 2014 | 12:06
Ideas - Behind the ThroneJun 12, 2014 | 53:58Ideas Behind the Throne Audio
Ideas Behind the Throne Jun 12, 2014 | 53:58Biographers Jung Chang and Kristie Miller talk about the machinations of women who work 'behind the throne': the Empress Dowager Cixi, who was in effect the ruler of China for decades; and Edith Wilson, wife of U.S President Woodrow Wilson.
Ideas - Auroville: The Road to UtopiaJun 11, 2014 | 54:00Ideas Auroville: The Road to Utopia Audio
Ideas Auroville: The Road to Utopia Jun 11, 2014 | 54:00People have been dreaming about finding, or creating, Utopia for ages. Ashley Walters travels to India, to the community of Auroville, to see how its utopian ideals have been realized, and sometimes compromised, in this age-old quest.
Ideas - Unspeakable ActsJun 10, 2014 | 53:58Ideas Unspeakable Acts Audio
Ideas Unspeakable Acts Jun 10, 2014 | 53:58We've known for a long time that torture doesn't work as a way to extract hidden information, but we still do it. A documentary by Philip Coulter based on an interview with Harvard professor Elaine Scarry.
Ideas - The Other "God Particle"Jun 9, 2014 | 53:59Ideas The Other "God Particle" Audio
Ideas The Other "God Particle" Jun 9, 2014 | 53:59Millions of them course through our bodies every minute. Understanding them may help us discover the origins of the universe. They're called neutrinos. Scientist Ray Jayawardhana explains why he has a lifelong passion for this often overlooked particle.
Ideas - The Struggle Over Mein KampfJun 6, 2014 | 53:58Ideas The Struggle Over Mein Kampf Audio
Ideas The Struggle Over Mein Kampf Jun 6, 2014 | 53:58What should be done with Hitler's autobiography "Mein Kampf"? Scholars in Munich are racing to produce a new, heavily annotated version of the book before the copyright expires in 2015.
Ideas - Ideas from the Trenches: The Theatre of NewsJun 5, 2014 | 53:59Ideas Ideas from the Trenches: The Theatre of News Audio
Ideas Ideas from the Trenches: The Theatre of News Jun 5, 2014 | 53:59Producers Tom Howell and Nicola Luksic follow the work of McGill University graduate student Stephen Wittek. He studies how theatrical plays in Elizabethan England fed the growth of modern news culture and the existence of an ongoing public conversation.
Ideas - Environment or Economy: At the Muskoka SummitJun 4, 2014 | 53:59Ideas Environment or Economy: At the Muskoka Summit Audio
Ideas Environment or Economy: At the Muskoka Summit Jun 4, 2014 | 53:59From the Muskoka Summit: some of the world's most respected ecologists debate one of the crucial questions of our time -- is it possible for economists to understand and appreciate the 'real' value of the environment?
Ideas - Champagne!Jun 3, 2014 | 53:59Ideas Champagne! Audio
Ideas Champagne! Jun 3, 2014 | 53:59IDEAS acknowledges Paul Kennedy's fifteenth season as host with a toast to the fabulous fluid that is universally synonymous with celebration -- Champagne! Paul asks: how do they get the bubbles in? And why do people giggle when the bubbles come out?

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