Episode 7: The Meaning of Life and Intrinsic Value

Pull up a chair, and shut your mouth while Pierce once again lectures you about morality, religion and Jordan Peterson. Listener BEWARE!

(Picture: Young William James looking pretty sick.)

Sources:

Wolf, Susan. “Meaningfulness: A Third Dimension of the Good Life”

Scruton, Roger. “Of Beauty and Consolation.”

Peterson, Goldstein and Craig on the Meaning of Life

Peterson on Purpose (Why do people put crap music over these clips?)

Marks, Pierce. “Metaethics and Absurd Angst.”

Swinburne, Richard. “Simplicity of Evidence of Truth.”

Swinburne, Richard. “The Probability of the Resurrection.” (there’s a lot of work on this…)

Shafer Landau, Russ. “Moral Realism.”

Tolstoy, Leo. “A Confession.”

William, James. “The Varieties of Religious Experience (Lectures IV-VII).”

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