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This edition: The Social Contract

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Episode Details

Takes up Political Philosophy by looking at the continuum connecting Anarchism and Totalitarianism, differing interpretations of life in a hypothetical “state of nature” as offered by Hobbes and Locke, and the "fuzzy" nature of the social contract. Biographer David Levering Lewis and poets Dennis Brutus, Carolyn Forche, E.E. Miller, and Hilary Tham.