Retrieving Reason Podcast

Retrieving Reason Podcast

By Kelly Fitzsimmons Burton
A philosophy podcast focusing on the foundation of epistemology.
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Retrieving Reason Episode 8: The Formative Use of Reason
Kelly Fitzsimmons Burton gets into reason in its use in episode 8 of Retrieving Reason Podcast. She discusses the formative use of reason and concepts, judgments, and arguments. She prepares for next week's discussion of the critical use of reason.  The Retrieving Reason Podcast can be found on most podcast platforms. You can find the podcast on YouTube here: https://youtu.be/zfsiHjy79Zs
19:46
April 5, 2020
Retrieving Reason Episode 7: A Definition of Reason
Kelly Fitzsimmons Burton gives a definition of reason in episode 7 of Retrieving Reason Podcast. She contrasts reason with non-reason and entertains several objections to reason, the laws of thought. Find the episode on YouTube: https://youtu.be/4ouxhXKeRyQ
21:02
March 28, 2020
Retrieving Reason Episode 6: Some Things Are Clear To Reason
Kelly Fitzsimmons Burton goes over the arguments that some things are clear, the basic things are clear, and the basic things are clear to reason in this episode of Retrieving Reason Podcast. You can find the video version of this podcast at: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLIFTXEjwfC5ODUOuWI34VQOlQ5U9I-NYF
19:23
March 22, 2020
Retrieving Reason Episode 5: The Definition of Knowledge
Kelly Fitzsimmons Burton discusses the definition of knowledge as "justified true belief" as codified by Edmund Gettier. She then contrasts the JTB definition of knowledge with Plato's "true opinion with an account" definition. She entertains some objections and responses from Gettier and Alvin Plantinga. In the end, she claims that there is hope for attaining knowledge.  Find my books here.  Find my YouTube channel here. 
25:03
March 7, 2020
Retrieving Reason Episode 3: Protoepistemology
Kelly Fitzsimmons Burton continues the Retrieving Reason Podcast with Episode 3: Protoepistemology. This is a ground-clearing exercise in preparation for good thinking. You may find a video recording of this podcast on Kelly's YouTube channel.
26:10
March 7, 2020
Retrieving Reason Episode 4: Common Ground
Kelly Fitzsimmons Burton discusses common ground, the methodological starting point for thought and discourse in Episode 4 of Retrieving Reason. Common ground includes reason, integrity, the Principle of Clarity, and Rational Presuppositionalism. She anticipates the next episode in which she will discuss the definition of knowledge. You may also find this podcast on Kelly's YouTube channel.
20:32
March 4, 2020
Retrieving Reason Episode 2: Foundation and Logos
Kelly Fitzsimmons Burton discusses Philosophy and Epistemology in relation to foundation and logos in Episode 2 of Retrieving Reason Podcast.
20:03
March 4, 2020
Retrieving Reason Episode 1: Introduction
Retrieving Reason Podcast is a new series of podcast recordings by Kelly Fitzsimmons Burton. In this episode, she introduces the larger project to a live audience at Arizona State University. New episodes will be uploaded weekly here and on Kelly's YouTube channel.
1:32:23
March 4, 2020