Alain de Botton on Philosophy Within and Outside the Academy

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Nov 11, 200713m
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Alain de Botton on Philosophy Within and Outside the Academy
Nov 11 '0713m
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What is philosophy? Does academic philosophy squeeze the life out of some of the most important questions we can ask? Alain de Botton, author of the bestseller The Consolations of Philosophy, discusses his conception of philosophy and the importance of literary style with Nigel Warburton in this episode of Philosophy Bites.

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