Meditations on First Philosophy by René Descartes (1596-1650). Translated by John Veitch (1829-1894). Meditations on First Philosophy (FULL audiobook) by Rene Descartes After several years working on a treatise putting forth his mechanistic philosophy and physics, Descartes shelved the project when his contemporary, Galileo, was charged with heresy. That work, The World, was only published […]

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Meditations on First Philosophy by René Descartes (1596-1650). Translated by John Veitch (1829-1894). Meditations on First Philosophy (FULL audiobook) by Rene Descartes After several years working on a treatise putting forth his mechanistic philosophy and physics, Descartes shelved the project when his contemporary, Galileo, was charged with heresy. That work, The World, was only published […]

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Dialogues Concerning Natural Religion by David Hume (1711-1776) Dialogues Concerning Natural Religion In Dialogues Concerning Natural Religion, philosopher David Hume examines whether belief in God can be rational. The work takes the form of a debate between three characters: Cleanthes, who argues that the existence and nature of God can be empirically verified; Demea, who […]

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Dialogues Concerning Natural Religion by David Hume (1711-1776) In Dialogues Concerning Natural Religion, philosopher David Hume examines whether belief in God can be rational. The work takes the form of a debate between three characters: Cleanthes, who argues that the existence and nature of God can be empirically verified; Demea, who argues that God is […]

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An Enquiry Concerning Human Understanding by David Hume (1711-1776) An Enquiry Concerning Human Understanding The Enquiry Concerning Human Understanding is a shortened and simplified version of Hume’s masterpiece A Treatise of Human Nature. It sought to reach a wider audience, and to dispel some of the virulent criticism addressed toward the former book. In it, […]

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An Enquiry Concerning Human Understanding by David Hume (1711-1776) The Enquiry Concerning Human Understanding is a shortened and simplified version of Hume’s masterpiece A Treatise of Human Nature. It sought to reach a wider audience, and to dispel some of the virulent criticism addressed toward the former book. In it, Hume explains his theory of […]

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Meditations on First Philosophy by René Descartes (1596-1650). Translated by John Veitch (1829-1894). Meditations on First Philosophy (FULL audiobook) by Rene Descartes After several years working on a treatise putting forth his mechanistic philosophy and physics, Descartes shelved the project when his contemporary, Galileo, was charged with heresy. That work, The World, was only published […]

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Meditations on First Philosophy by René Descartes (1596-1650). Translated by John Veitch (1829-1894). Meditations on First Philosophy (FULL audiobook) by Rene Descartes After several years working on a treatise putting forth his mechanistic philosophy and physics, Descartes shelved the project when his contemporary, Galileo, was charged with heresy. That work, The World, was only published […]

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The Symposium – audiobook PLATO (ΠΛΆΤΩΝ) (c. 428 BC – c. 347 BC), translated by Benjamin JOWETT (1817 – 1893) In one of Plato’s more accessible works, Apollodorus tells a friend about a drinking party (or symposium) attended by many of intellectuals of late 5th century Athens. The men are one their second night of […]

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Politics (FULL Audio Book) by Aristotle (384 BCE-322 BCE) Translated by Benjamin Jowett (1817-1893) The Politics, by the ancient Greek philosopher Aristotle, is one of the most influential texts in political philosophy. In it, Aristotle explores the role that the political community should play in developing the virtue of its citizens. One of his central […]

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