Sul sito della Facoltà di Filosofia dell’Università di Oxford si possono ascoltare in podcast cicli di lezioni tenute negli ultimi anni, seminari, interviste ai docenti.
- John Locke Lectures – The John Locke Lectures are among the world’s most distinguished lecture series in philosophy. You can listen to Professor John Cooper’s 2011 series entitled ‘Ancient Greek Philosophies as a Way of Life’, Professor David Chalmers’s 2010 series entitled ‘Constructing the World’, Professor Thomas Scanlon’s 2009 series entitled ‘Being Realistic about Reasons’, Professor Hartry Field’s 2008 lecture series entitled ‘Logic, Normativity, and Rational Revisability’and Professor Robert Stalnaker’s 2007 lectures series entitled ‘Our knowledge of the internal world’.
- Interviews with Philosophers – Podcast interviews with members of the Faculty of Philosophy giving their own insight into Philosophy at Oxford
- Philosophy for Beginners – This series of five introductory lectures, aimed at students new to philosophy, presented by Marianne Talbot, Department for Continuing Education, University of Oxford, will test you on some famous thought experiments and introduce you to some central philosophical issues and to the thoughts of some key philosophers.
- Critical Reasoning for Beginners – In this six-week course delivered by Marianne Talbot, you will learn all about arguments, how to identify and evaluate them, and how not to mistake bad arguments for good.
- General Philosophy – A series of lectures delivered by Peter Millican to first-year philosophy students at the University of Oxford. The lectures comprise the 8-week General Philosophy course and were delivered in late 2009. (Also available here)
- Nietzsche on Mind and Nature – Keynote speeches and special session given at the international conference Nietzsche on Mind and Nature, held at St. Peter’s College, Oxford, 11-13 September 2009, organized by the Faculty of Philosophy, University of Oxford.
- Kant’s Critique of Pure Reason – Lecture series examining Kant’s Critique of Pure Reason delivered by Dan Robinson. The lectures aim to outline and discuss some of the key philosophical issues raised in the book and to offer students and individuals thought provoking Kantian ideas surrounding metaphysics. Each lecture looks at particular questions raised in the work such as how do we know what we know and how do we find out about the world, dissects these questions with reference to Kant’s work and discusses the broader philosophical implications. (Also available here)
- Aesthetics and the Philosophy of Art – Lecture series on Aesthetics and the Philosophy of Art delivered by James Grant. The first part of the series focuses on some of the most important writings on art and beauty in the Western philosophical tradition, covering Plato, Aristotle, David Hume, and Immanuel Kant. The second part of the series focuses on questions about understanding works of art and about the nature of art. This part examines the interpretation of literature, the expression of emotion in music, and the definition of art.
- Bio-Ethics Bites – The Wellcome Trust has provided specific funding to the Oxford Centre for Neuroethics to enable David Edmonds and Nigel Warburton (of Philosophy Bites) to produce a podcast series of 10 interviews with leading influential thinkers on bio-ethics
- Power Structuralism in Ancient Ontologies – A series of invited talks on the metaphysics of powers, as part of the Power Structuralism in Ancient Ontologies project, directed by Anna Marmodoro. Speakers examine problems related to: properties, relations,composition, structure, and more generally how to conceptualise what powers are and how they can be put to wok in ontology.
- The Metaphysics of Entanglement – A series of invited talks on metaphysics, with special emphasis on quantum mechanics, powers, and the metaphysics of God, as part of The Metaphysics of Entanglement project, directed by Anna Marmodoro. Topics include fundamentality and realism, the relation between classical and quantum physics, and the nature of powers and dispositions.
- Philosophy of Religion – This series of eight lectures delivered by T. J. Mawson at the University of Oxford in Hilary Term 2011 introduces the main philosophical arguments pertaining to the Western monotheistic religions: Judaism, Christianity and Islam. Each lecture has an associated hand-out (two for the first lecture).