Instructional Video Catalog:   Title Description
Title:   " Are We Social Beings? "

This program looks at the relationship between personality and sociocultural context. It also contrasts atomistic and societal views of the self, represented by Descartes and Hege, and uses the example of the endangered culture of Laplanders in Sweden. Contemporary philosophers include Charles Taylor.

Production Date:  1998
Length:  30 minutes
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Subject:  Philosophy Ethics
Non-Members:  Not available
Series Title:  EXAMINED LIFE, THE

 

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