Jun 1, 2012 | 53:59Tapestry I'm Right, You're Wrong (2012 Encore) Audio
Tapestry I'm Right, You're Wrong (2012 Encore) Jun 1, 2012 | 53:59This week on Tapestry, why dialing down self-righteousness is so important - and so hard. Psychologist Jonathan Haidt explains why arguments about politics and religion get so toxic. Later, writer Philip Yancey talks to Mary about finding strength in your
Nov 15, 2013 | 53:59Tapestry Paul Bloom / Candy Chang Audio
Tapestry Paul Bloom / Candy Chang Nov 15, 2013 | 53:59For decades, the world of psychology more or less agreed that here wasn't much going on in the moral lives of infants. Morality was made. But for psychologist Paul Bloom, that sort of thinking about wee ones is starting to change.
Jun 12, 2011 | 54:00Tapestry "Allah, Liberty and Love" with author Irshad Manji Audio
Tapestry "Allah, Liberty and Love" with author Irshad Manji Jun 12, 2011 | 54:00Irshad Manji has been inspiring - and infuriating - people with her thoughts on Islam for the better part of the last decade. And with the release of her second book "Allah, Liberty and Love" she is continuing along her path of what she calls her "dare-devil expedition."
Apr 12, 2013 | 53:59Tapestry The Importance of Being Sexual Audio
Tapestry The Importance of Being Sexual Apr 12, 2013 | 53:59What if the classic sensual tome "The Arabian Nights: Tales from a Thousand and One Nights" had been written by a scientist? A scientist with specialties in sexual health and public policy - and a wicked sense of
Nov 29, 2013 | 53:59Tapestry It Goes Both Ways: When God Talks Back Audio
Tapestry It Goes Both Ways: When God Talks Back Nov 29, 2013 | 53:59Many years ago, the anthropologist Tanya Luhrmann set out to understand how god becomes real for some people. Professor Luhrmann was fascinated by religious believers who experience god talking to them, either through visions, or a voice they can hear.
Jan 31, 2014 | 53:59Tapestry Tales from the Crypt Audio
Tapestry Tales from the Crypt Jan 31, 2014 | 53:59The poet John Donne called death 'mighty and dreadful.' We can think of a few other names, courtesy of the people who work with it, study it and live with it. Dealing with death: featuring the least morbid bunch of guests you can imagine.
Oct 12, 2012 | 53:59Tapestry And the Moral of the Story Is... (Documentary) Audio
Tapestry And the Moral of the Story Is... (Documentary) Oct 12, 2012 | 53:59The late British philosopher Bertrand Russell observed, "Most of the greatest evil that man has inflicted upon man comes through people feeling quite certain about something which, in fact, was false." Producer Frank Faulk explores the dangers of moral certainty.
Sep 14, 2012 | 53:59Tapestry My Joan of Arc (2012 Encore) Audio
Tapestry My Joan of Arc (2012 Encore) Sep 14, 2012 | 53:59Joan of Arc talked to voices, helped crown a king and saved France, all before she turned 21. Actually, she didn't turn 21 because she was burned at the stake before she could. That was 600 years ago, but Joan continues to be an inspiration to many.
Sep 30, 2012 | 53:59Tapestry Coping - Part 1 (2012 Encore) Audio
Tapestry Coping - Part 1 (2012 Encore) Sep 30, 2012 | 53:59We all experience misfortune, cracks in our lives, our relationships, our psyches. But perhaps it's how we respond that reveals who we are. On this episode of Tapestry, we examine the ways we cope. This is part one of a two-part series.