The Examined Life
What is philosophy? What is human nature? Are we social beings? What is real? How do we encounter the world? Do we have free will? Does God exist? Does knowledge depend on experience? How does science add to knowledge? Can rules define morality? What is justice? There are so many great questions about life which have intrigued us since ancient times. The Examined Life is a 26-part TV series that brings us the philosophic wisdom of the western world. Using archival materials, dramatizations and conversations with contemporary philosophers, the series examines these great questions that have intrigued philosophers from antiquity to the present.
This reveals philosophy's power to transform the way we see the world around us and imagine our place in it.