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Dissecting Philosophy with Dr McDonald

Andrew McDonald

Dr Andrew McDonald with several years of teaching experience at the University of Dundee takes listeners through a close reading of philosophical texts that allow us to delve into a deeper understanding of them. It is friendly to those new to philosophy and gives easy to understand examples throughout.

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Episode 36| Zarathustra Part 2 General Discussion

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01/20/20 • 32 min

In the thirty sixth episode of Dissecting Philosophy with Dr McDonald, he has a general discussion of the themes and topics covered in Part 2 of Nietzsche's Thus Spoke Zarathustra. The film Rear Window (1954) is briefly touched upon to illustrate the discussion.
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New episodes every Monday.
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01/20/20 • 32 min

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In the sixth special episode of Dissecting Philosophy with Dr McDonald, he discusses the Third Meditation in Rene Descartes' Meditations on First Philosophy. There is a discussion of criticisms of the third meditation by Descartes' contemporaries theologian Johannes Caterus and theologian, philosopher and mathematician Antonine Arnauld. The film Bruce Almighty (2003) is also discussed to illustrate the section.
If you would like to follow along the version of the text he's using is Mediations, Objections and Replies, edited and translated by Roger Ariew and Donald Cress (Hackett, 2006)
Feel free to send questions or comments to [email protected]
New episodes every Monday.
Social media:
Twitter: @iamarubberman
Instagram: dissectingphilosophywithdrmcd
Support the podcast:
https://www.patreon.com/Dissectingphilosophy
Credits:
Podcast Intro and Outro Music - Arctic and Fir from the album Delicate Felt Piano by Chad Crouch that can be downloaded at https://soundofpicture.bandcamp.com/album/delicate-felt-piano
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01/14/20 • 84 min

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In the thirty fifth episode of Dissecting Philosophy with Dr McDonald, he reads and discusses the sections Of Manly Prudence and Of the Stillest Hour in Nietzsche's Thus Spoke Zarathustra. The film Meet the Parents (2000) is discussed to illustrate the section Of Manly Prudence.
Feel free to send questions or comments to [email protected]
New episodes every Monday.
Social media:
Twitter: @iamarubberman
Instagram: dissectingphilosophywithdrmcd
Credits:
Podcast Intro and Outro Music - Arctic and Fir from the album Delicate Felt Piano by Chad Crouch that can be downloaded at https://soundofpicture.bandcamp.com/album/delicate-felt-piano
Podcast Logo - created using Canva https://www.canva.com

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01/13/20 • 42 min

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01/06/20 • 33 min

In the thirty fourth episode of Dissecting Philosophy with Dr McDonald, he reads and discusses the section Of Redemption in Nietzsche's Thus Spoke Zarathustra. The film The Nutty Professor (1996) is discussed to illustrate the section.
Feel free to send questions or comments to [email protected]
New episodes every Monday.
Social media:
Twitter: @iamarubberman
Instagram: dissectingphilosophywithdrmcd
Support the podcast:
https://www.patreon.com/Dissectingphilosophy
Credits:
Podcast Intro and Outro Music - Arctic and Fir from the album Delicate Felt Piano by Chad Crouch that can be downloaded at https://soundofpicture.bandcamp.com/album/delicate-felt-piano
Podcast Logo - created using Canva https://www.canva.com

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01/06/20 • 33 min

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01/03/20 • 27 min

In the thirty third episode of Dissecting Philosophy with Dr McDonald, he reads and discusses the section The Prophet in Nietzsche's Thus Spoke Zarathustra. The film A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984) is discussed to illustrate the section.
Feel free to send questions or comments to [email protected]
New episodes every Monday.
Social media:
Twitter: @iamarubberman
Instagram: dissectingphilosophywithdrmcd
Support the podcast:
https://www.patreon.com/Dissectingphilosophy
Credits:
Podcast Intro and Outro Music - Arctic and Fir from the album Delicate Felt Piano by Chad Crouch that can be downloaded at https://soundofpicture.bandcamp.com/album/delicate-felt-piano
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01/03/20 • 27 min

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12/23/19 • 39 min

In the thirty second episode of Dissecting Philosophy with Dr McDonald, he reads and discusses the section Of Great Events Nietzsche's Thus Spoke Zarathustra. Examples of The film About Schmidt (2002) is discussed to illustrate the sections.
Feel free to send questions or comments to [email protected]
New episodes every Monday.
Social media:
Twitter: @iamarubberman
Instagram: dissectingphilosophywithdrmcd
Support the podcast:
https://www.patreon.com/Dissectingphilosophy
Credits:
Podcast Intro and Outro Music - Arctic and Fir from the album Delicate Felt Piano by Chad Crouch that can be downloaded at https://soundofpicture.bandcamp.com/album/delicate-felt-piano
Podcast Logo - created using Canva https://www.canva.com

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12/23/19 • 39 min

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12/16/19 • 36 min

In the thirty first episode of Dissecting Philosophy with Dr McDonald, he reads and discusses the section Of Scholars and Of Poets in Nietzsche's Thus Spoke Zarathustra. Examples of Gilles Deleuze's view of Spinoza and Leibniz, Novalis' poems Hymn of the Night and Instagram are discussed to illustrate the sections.
Feel free to send questions or comments to [email protected]
New episodes every Monday.
Social media:
Twitter: @iamarubberman
Instagram: dissectingphilosophywithdrmcd
Support the podcast:
https://www.patreon.com/Dissectingphilosophy
Credits:
Podcast Intro and Outro Music - Arctic and Fir from the album Delicate Felt Piano by Chad Crouch that can be downloaded at https://soundofpicture.bandcamp.com/album/delicate-felt-piano
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12/16/19 • 36 min

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12/09/19 • 20 min

In the thirtieth episode of Dissecting Philosophy with Dr McDonald, he reads and discusses the section Of Immaculate Perception in Nietzsche's Thus Spoke Zarathustra. Examples of advertising and the 1980s are discussed to illustrate the section.
Feel free to send questions or comments to [email protected]
New episodes every Monday.
Social media:
Twitter: @iamarubberman
Instagram: dissectingphilosophywithdrmcd
Support the podcast:
https://www.patreon.com/Dissectingphilosophy
Credits:
Podcast Intro and Outro Music - Arctic and Fir from the album Delicate Felt Piano by Chad Crouch that can be downloaded at https://soundofpicture.bandcamp.com/album/delicate-felt-piano
Podcast Logo - created using Canva https://www.canva.com

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12/09/19 • 20 min

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12/02/19 • 25 min

In the twenty ninth episode of Dissecting Philosophy with Dr McDonald, he reads and discusses the section Of The Land Of Culture in Nietzsche's Thus Spoke Zarathustra. The South Park episode Band in China is discussed to illustrate the section.
Feel free to send questions or comments to [email protected]
New episodes every Monday.
Social media:
Twitter: @iamarubberman
Instagram: dissectingphilosophywithdrmcd
Support the podcast:
https://www.patreon.com/Dissectingphilosophy
Credits:
Podcast Intro and Outro Music - Arctic and Fir from the album Delicate Felt Piano by Chad Crouch that can be downloaded at https://soundofpicture.bandcamp.com/album/delicate-felt-piano
Podcast Logo - created using Canva https://www.canva.com

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12/02/19 • 25 min

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01/27/20 • 28 min

In the thirty seventh episode of Dissecting Philosophy with Dr McDonald, he reads and discusses the sections The Wanderer in Nietzsche's Thus Spoke Zarathustra. The painting The Wanderer Above the Sea of Fog by Casper David Friedrich is discussed to accompany the section.
Articles discussed in the episode:
The Art of Wanderlust by Cody Delistraty
https://www.theparisreview.org/blog/2018/08/27/the-art-and-politics-of-wanderlust/
Wanderer Above the Sea of Fog - The Ubermensch and the Unconscious
https://medium.com/@kevinshau/wanderer-above-the-sea-of-fog-the-%C3%BCbermensch-and-the-unconscious-2855c732f8e4
Feel free to send questions or comments to [email protected]
New episodes every Monday.
Social media:
Twitter: @iamarubberman
Instagram: dissectingphilosophywithdrmcd
Credits:
Podcast Intro and Outro Music - Arctic and Fir from the album Delicate Felt Piano by Chad Crouch that can be downloaded at https://soundofpicture.bandcamp.com/album/delicate-felt-piano
Podcast Logo - created using Canva https://www.canva.com

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Dissecting Philosophy with Dr McDonald currently has 142 episodes available.

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The average episode length on Dissecting Philosophy with Dr McDonald is 44 minutes.

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