Video Lecture: Science and Religion (3) and Philosophy

Dear friends, Some readers may be interested in a lecture on the relationship between religion and science as a continuation from this lecture and this one. It was recorded for the sake of my students in a Critical Thinking course at Alaska Pacific University. I welcome any comments or thoughts on the subject. Warmly, Max

Video Lecture: On the Reality of Thinking

Some readers may be interested in a lecture on the reality and essence of thinking. It was recorded for the sake of my students in a Critical Thinking course at Alaska Pacific University. I welcome any comments or thoughts on the subject. Warmly, Max

Video Lecture: Justice and the Good in Plato’s Republic

Some readers may be interested in a lecture on the ideas of Justice and the Good in Plato’s Republic dialogue. As I indicated in the lecture, I found it exceedingly challenging to span these immense topics with my explanation but it is my hope that something I said may prove to be of value in…

Video: The Invention of the Written Word and Plato’s “The Myth of Theuth”

Perhaps some readers will be interested in this lecture on Plato’s delightfully memorable telling of The Myth of Theuth” from the Phaedrus dialogue. It was recorded for the sake of my students in a Critical Thinking course at Alaska Pacific University. I welcome any comments or thoughts on the subject. Warmly, Max

Video Lecture: Love and Wisdom in Plato’s Symposium Dialogue

Some readers may be interested in a lecture on the relation of love and wisdom in the Symposium dialogue. It was recorded for the sake of my students in a Critical Thinking course at Alaska Pacific University. I welcome any comments or thoughts on the subject.

Video Lecture: On Plato’s “Allegory of the Cave”

Perhaps some readers will be interested in this lecture on Plato’s iconic parable from Book VII of Republic. It was recorded for the sake of my students in a Critical Thinking course at Alaska Pacific University. I welcome any comments or thoughts on the subject. Warmly, Max

Video: Mind & Brain

Dear friends, Below is a video lecture on the topic of mind and brain—two concepts that we know to be different but which we sometimes fail to adequately distinguish. The lecture is for the sake of an undergraduate class that I am currently teaching at Alaska Pacific University…or attempting to continue teaching after the Corona…