Assisted dying, providing a patient with the means to kill themselves, is a highly controversial issue. For this episode of the Philosophy Bites podcast Raymond Tallis, who is both an eminent gerontologist and philosopher, discusses this topic and some of the moral issues surrounding it with interviewer Nigel Warburton.
Direct download: Raymond_Tallis_on_Assisted_Dying.mp3
Category:Raymond Tallis -- posted at: 4:08pm EDT

Should we base our morality on our emotional reactions of disgust? We all have a sense of 'yuk' at some activities or situations. Julian Savulescu of Oxford University discusses the relevance of revulsion to our moral judgements in this episode of the Philosophy Bites podcast.
Direct download: Julian_Savulescu_on_the_Yuk_Factor.MP3
Category:Julian Savulescu -- posted at: 4:56am EDT



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