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Philosophy.

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BB0001 The human situation: the Aldous Huxley lectures

Nineteen lectures delivered by Huxley when a visiting professor.

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r.1 On the role of science; recorded 18 Feb. 1959 (42 min.). -- r.2 On man's environmental...

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by KPFK, 4 Nov. 1959 - 6 Jan. 1960.
BB0025.01-.04 Lectures by Milton Hildebrand : a personal philosophy.

University of California, San Diego zoologist discusses his "unfinished philosophy of life...

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r.1. Happy clams and basic precepts (46 min.). -- r.2. Life objectives for the human animal (43...

KPFA, 8-29 Jan. 1960.
BB0071 Computers, fear, and philosophy / R.W. Hamming and Lloyd Reinhardt ; interviewed by Gene Marine. KPFA, 28 Feb. 1961.
BB0342.01 Crisis in the new order / Walter Kaufman.

Talk on the impact of existentialism on religion and philosophy.

KPFA, 18 Dec. 1961.
BB0342.02 Sartre and the crisis in morality / Walter Kaufmann.

Talk on the moral implications of existentialism.

KPFA, 26 Dec. 1961.
BB0501 The Social philosophy of Martin Buber / Heinz Palitzer.

Talk on the philosophy of the noted German religious writer.

KPFA, 1 May 1965.
BB0522.06 To do what one must / by Raya Warhaftig

Raya Warhaftig, graduate student in Political Science at San Francisco State College, speaks on...

American Women -- Politicians and politics KPFA, 5 Mar. 1966.
BB0527.01 Introduction to way beyond the west / Alan Watts (Episode 1 of 9)

Talk by Alan Watts on the scope of the program about the influx of Eastern philosophy into the...

KPFA, 6 Nov. 1959.
BB0527.02 Insight and ectasy / Alan Watts (Episode 2 of 9)

Talk by Alan Watts on the impact of Eastern Philosophy on Western culture.

KPFA,
BB0527.03 Observations on the beat way of life / Alan Watts.

Alan Watts talk on the impact of Eastern Philosophy on Western culture.

KPFA, 15 Aug. 1959.
BB0527.04 Consciousness and concentration / Alan Watts.

Talk by Alan Watts on the impact of Eastern Philosophy on Western culture. Includes comments on...

KPFA, 11 Aug. 1959.
BB0527.05 The Art of psychoanalysis : part 1 / Alan Watts.

Talk on the impact of Eastern Philosophy on Western culture.|ALAN WATTS ON THE ART OF...

KPFA, 20 Aug. 1959.
BB0527.06 The Art of psychoanalysis : part 2 / Alan Watts.

Talk on the impact of Eastern Philosophy on Western culture.|WAY BEYOND THE WEST : ALAN WATTS ON...

KPFA, 20 Aug. 1959.
BB0527.07 The Art of psychoanalysis : part 3 / Alan Watts.

Talk on the impact of Eastern Philosophy on Western culture.|ALAN WATTS ON THE ART OF...

KPFA, 20 Aug. 1959.
BB0527.08 Bang or whimper? / Alan Watts.

Talk on the impact of Eastern Philosophy on Western culture.

KPFA, 5 Dec. 1959.
BB0527.09 Bang or whimper? : sequel / Alan Watts.

Talk on the impact of Eastern Philosophy on Western culture.

KPFA, 12 Dec. 1959.
BB1335.01-.03 Morals in a floating world : further excursions into the moral dilemma / Alan Watts.

Series of talks about the challenge of remaining moral in the modern world.

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r.1. Metaphysics and morals (54 min.) -- r.2. The Game theory of ethics (63 min.) -- r.3....

KPFA, 24 Apr.-12 May 1966.
BB1364 3 satanic interludes of how to go to hell / Dr. Walter Kaufman and Dennis O'Brien.

Adaptations from Kaufman's book Critique of religion and philosophy.

KPFA, 1960?
BB1395.01-.07 What a piece of work is man / Aldous Huxley.

Series of talks given during the Centennial Celebration for M.I.T. about the hope for man's...

KPFA, Sept. 1961.
BB1429 The Triple revolution : a critique / Robert Cunningham.

Talk by a philosophy professor from the University of San Francisco.

KPFA, 12 mar. 1965.
BB1461.01-.04 A Weekend with Maslow / Abraham Maslow.

Four lectures on the social problems confronting modern man, and some possible avenues for...

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r.1. Introduction : development of philosphical htought from the humanist 19th century to the...

KPFA, 14-17 Sept. 1967.
BB1483 Alan Watts liturgy.

Talk on Joy to the World followed by a portion of an improvised liturgy based on the oum chant.|...

KPFA, 5 Feb. 1968.
BB1511.01-.08 Man, the universe, and so forth / Dr. Wallace Matson.

Series of lectures by a University of California, Berkeley, philosophy professor exploring man...

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r.1. The Long run (26 min.) -- r.2. The Starting point (26 min.) -- r.3. Not a bus, but a tram (...

KPFA, 21 Nov.-7 Feb. 1961.
BB1663 The Temper of Eric Hoffer / Eric Hoffer ; interviewed by Byron Bryant.

Author of The True Believer, the Passionate State of Mind, and The Temper of Our Time, discusses...

KPFA, 6 Mar. 1967.
BB1671 Visionary experience / Aldous Huxley.

Speech by noted author.

KPFA, 1 Dec. 1968.
BB2035 Metaphor and simile in science / Susanne K. Langer.

Philosopher discusses the implications of scientific thought for man's conception of...

KPFA, 8 Oct. 1969.
BB2036 Wittgenstein on the nature of mind / Norman Malcolm.

Speech by philosophy professor from Cornell University.

KPFA, 15 Jan. 1969.
BB2059 On philosophical style / by Brand Blanshard ; read by Peter McDonald.

Essay on how philosophers might make themselves more comprehensible.

KPFA, 16 Aug. 1967.
BB2137.01-.04 J. Krishnamurti.

Philosopher speaks about modern man.

KPFA, 8-11 Apr. 1969.
BB2206.01-.04 Krishnamurti at Stanford.

Speeches by teacher and philosopher from India.

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pt.1. The Division man creates between himself and others (1 reel : 59 min.) -- pt.2. Fear...

KPFA, 5 Oct. 1969.
BB2256 The Quiet mind / J. Krishnamurti.

Talk on his philosophy developed in India.

KPFA, 14 Nov. 1969.
BB2295.01A Krishnamurti at Santa Cruz. (Episode 1 of 4, Part 1 of 2)

Series of talks expressing various aspects of his philosophy.

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pt.1. Nature of pleasure and pain (2 reels : 77 min.) -- pt.2. Fear leads to conflict (2 reels...

KPFA, 19-29 Jan. 1970.
BB2295.01B Krishnamurti at Santa Cruz. (Episode 1 of 4, Part 2 of 2)

Series of talks expressing various aspects of his philosophy.

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pt.1. Nature of pleasure and pain (2 reels : 77 min.) -- pt.2. Fear leads to conflict (2 reels...

KPFA, 19-29 Jan. 1970.
BB2295.02A Krishnamurti at Santa Cruz. (Episode 2 of 4, Part 1 of 2)

Series of talks expressing various aspects of his philosophy. pt.1. Nature of pleasure and pain...

KPFA, 19-29 Jan. 1970.
BB2295.02B Krishnamurti at Santa Cruz. (Episode 2 of 4, Part 2 of 2)

Series of talks expressing various aspects of his philosophy. pt.1. Nature of pleasure and pain...

KPFA, 19-29 Jan. 1970.
BB2295.03A Krishnamurti at Santa Cruz. (Episode 3 of 4, Part 1 of 2)

Series of talks expressing various aspects of his philosophy. pt.1. Nature of pleasure and pain...

KPFA, 19-29 Jan. 1970.
BB2295.03B Krishnamurti at Santa Cruz. (Episode 3 of 4, Part 2 of 2)

Series of talks expressing various aspects of his philosophy. pt.1. Nature of pleasure and pain...

KPFA, 19-29 Jan. 1970.
BB2295.04A Krishnamurti at Santa Cruz. (Episode 4 of 4, Part 1 of 2)

Series of talks expressing various aspects of his philosophy. pt.1. Nature of pleasure and pain...

KPFA, 19-29 Jan. 1970.
BB2295.04B Krishnamurti at Santa Cruz. (Episode 4 of 4, Part 2 of 2)

Series of talks expressing various aspects of his philosophy. pt.1. Nature of pleasure and pain...

KPFA, 19-29 Jan. 1970.
BB3232 Religion and morality / Dr. Walter Kaufman.

Talk on issues of ethics.|RELIGION AND MORALITY / Dr. Walter Kaufman...

WBAI, 24 Jan. 1969.
BB3291 Interview with Raja Ras / interviewed by Arthur Cohen.

Discussion of Eastern philosophy.

WBAI, 7 May 1963.
BB3608 M.I.T. : Robert Oppenheimer.

Talk on man's view of himself.|M.I.T. : ROBERT OPPENHEIMER...

WBAI, 196-.
BB3777.01-.07 Ayn Rand commentary.

Rand presents her views on the world, politics, and human thought.

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pt.1. The End of the road (1 reel : 25 min.) -- pt.2. The Invasion of Czechslovakia (1 reel : 30...

WBAI, 4 Apr.-22 Dec. 1968.
BB3796.02 Myths of alienation and rapture / Joseph Campbell.

Speech on modern philosophical positions about the individual.

WBAI 26 June 1971.
BB3796.06 The Inevitable transformation of mankind / George Leonard.

Speech.

WBAI 26 July 1971.
BB3796.14 Larry Josephson interviews Mike Murphy.

Discussion with co-organizer of the Esalen East Coast Weekend.

WBAI 1971.
BB3812.01-.04 The Identity of man / Jacob Bronowsky.

Philosophical talks about methods for man to define his own worth.

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r.1. A Man of a self (47 min.) -- r.2. The Machinery of nature (60 min.) -- r.3. Knowledge of...

WBAI, 5-26 Aug. 1965.
BB3851.01-.04 Rollo May on identity.

Four talks on the challenge of maintaining a positive self identity in an impersonal world.

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r.1. The Crisis of will (72 min.) -- r.2. The Conflict between sex and eros (71 min.) -- r.3....

WBAI, 11 May-1 June 1967.
BB4189 Mysticism and morals / Alan Watts.

Talk on how meaning and feelings compare to abstract rules and behavior.

KPFK, 8 Sept. 1963.
BB4244 Dr. George Wald at N.Y.U.

George Wald speaks on philosophy.|DR. GEORGE WALD AT N.Y.U...

WBAI, in June, 1970.
BB4322 Dick Gregory.

Philosophical talk.

WBAI, 27 Oct. 1970.
BB4454.01 The Symbolic and the real / Alan Watts.

Talk on the philosophical problem of differentiating an ultimate reality from an individual...

KPFA, 26 Feb. 1966.
BB4454.02 Karma and the many selves / Herbert Fingarette.

Philosophy professor from U.C. Santa Barbara speaks about the Eastern perspective of the many...

KPFA, 5 Mar. 1966.
BB4454.05 Death and rebirth in Shakespeare's The Tempest / Joseph Henderson.

Talk on the psychological forces in Shakespeare's drama.

KPFA, 4 Apr. 1966.
BB4698 Symbols which cause conflict / S. I. Hayakawa ; produced by Lee Whiting.

Semanticist examines our everyday language and its absurdities.

KPFK, 16 Mar. 1963.
BB5004 Talk with professor Martin Buber / interviewed by Theodore Herzl.

Discussion of the universal condition of humankind.|TALK WITH PROFESSOR MARTIN BUBER /...

KPFK, 17 June 1965.
BB5264 Man is a hoax / Alan Watts.

Talk on the way human's understand themselves.|MAN IS A HOAX / Alan Watts...

KPFA, 6 May 1966.
BC0086.01-.05 Krishnamurti at San Diego State.

Indian philosopher's speeches.

KPFA, 9 Mar. 1971.
BC0481 Second thoughts of a communications engineer / Marcel Golay ; read by Mitchell Harding.

Reading from Golay's book, Research and Development, in which he speculates on space,time,...

KPFK, 1 Dec. 1971.
BC0498.01 Individual metamorphasis and self-awareness / J. Krishnamurti.

Talk on bringing about world change throughindividual metamorphosis of self- awareness.|...

KPFK, 3 Oct. 1971.
BC0498.04 Mental discipline / J. Krishnamurti.

Talk on the need for personal mental discipline to accomplish one'sgoals.|KRISHNAMURTI IV...

KPFK, Oct. 1971.
BC0525.43 Good and evil / produced by Carlos Hagen.

Examination of the basic natures of good and evil from an amoral perspective.

KPFK, 1972.
BC0694 Be here now / by Baba Ram Dass ; read by Gerard Van Der Leun.

Reading of Ram Dass's essay on Eastern philosophy.

KPFA, 1972.
BC0769 A Talk by Alan Watts.

Philosophical talk and question and answer period.

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r.1. Speech (59 min.) -- r.2. Questiona and answer session (38 min.).

KPFA, 14 Nov. 1970.
BC0864.01-.25 Like you're nobody : Fonghoo Guru Lew / Lou Gallo.

Philosophical-entertainment lecture series.

WBAI, 22 Oct. 1971-30 June 1972.
BC0934 Rae Lake Costos on the androgynous soul / interviewed by Lois Hansen.

Rae Lake Costos, known as the "Bard at Large" on Pacifica's Houston station KPFT...

American Women -- New age/Wicca KPFA, 8 Aug. 1972.
BC1214 J. Krishnamurti : the second talk.

Talk on Eastern philosophy.

KPFK, 9 Sept. 1972.
BC1215 J. Krishnamurti : the third talk.

Talk on Eastern philosophy.

KPFK, 2 Sept. 1972.
BC1216 J. Krishnamurti : the fourth talk.

Talk on Eastern philosophy.

KPFK, 16 Aug. 1972.
BC1280 Krishnamurti in Ojai.

Two talks about Eastern philosophy and mysticism.

KPFK, Oct. 1972.
BC1337 The Life of the mind : projection and probability / Dale Gottlieb and Joseph Ullian.

Two philosophy professors assess the validity of Nelson Goodman's theory of projection and...

KPFA, 9 Feb. 1973.
BC1425 Life of the heart / Lucky Lucania ; interviewed by Amanda Foulger.

Discussion of Bubba Free John and his philosophy. Includes recorded excerpts from some of John...

KPFK, 197-.
BC1440 Dr. Herbert Marcuse / interviewed by Clare Spark and Bob Gottlieb.

Philosopher discusses his views of the world.

KPFK, 1973.
BC1492.02-.06 J. Krishnamurti : the 2nd educational meeting.

Three of eight Krishnamurti speeches made in Europe expressing the need to join Eastern and...

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pt.1, pt.3., and pt.5. missing.

KPFA, 8 Feb. 1969.
BC1537 Existentialism / Nick Gier ; interviewed by Tisa Gina.

University of Idaho philosophy professor discusses the individual in the world.

KPFA, 1973.
BC1623.01-.06 History of astronomy : Copernicus pencentenary / Dr. James S. Pickering.

Series of lectures on the history of astronomy and philosophy.

KPFA, 3 Nov. 1973.
BC1677 The Bard at large / interviews by Rae Lake Costas and Doug Friedenberg.

Discussions of New Age concepts, Eastern philosophy and other alternative approaches to living...

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r.1. Discussion of being on the "path," as presented by Christ, Buddha, Lao-Tze and...

KPFT, Oct. 1972-Apr. 1973.
BC1855 Dynamic resonance meditation / Dr. Charles Muses ; interviewed by Jeffrey Mishlove.

Discussion of his book Language of the Gods, philosophy, and artificial intelligence.

KPFK, 19 Feb. 1974.
BC1867 J.G. Bennett on Gurdjieff : making a new world .

Discussion of E.J. Gurdjieff and his teachings. Included in discussion are Diane Cilento, Tony...

KPFK, 197-.
BC2508 The Meno / Plato ; adapted by Bernard Mayes.

Adaptation of philosophical dialogue for radio.

KPFA, 1970.
BC2509 Euthyphro / Plato.

Adaptation of philosophical dialogue.

KPFA, 17 June 1967.
KZ0072 Good and evil / produced by Carlos Hagen.

On the nature of good and evil, reality, demon possession, and exorcism. Carlos Castaneda, Carl...

KPFK, 1976?
KZ0252 Love, death, and sorrow / J. Krishnamurti.

Lectures on man's place in the world and attitudes to help cope with a violent universe....

KPFK, 1976?
KZ1495 A Conversation with a Sufi Master / interviewed by Barbara Dunlap.

Interview with Hazrat Pir, the 42nd master of the Oveyssi School of Islamic Sufism. He discusses...

KPFK, 20 Dec. 1988.
KZ1610 On foot and on faith : an encounter with Peace Pilgrim / interviewed by Barbara Dunlap.

Discussion with Peace Pilgrim, who has walked the roads of North America for the last 28 years...

KPFK, 19 Feb. 1991.
PZ0287.403 Democracy Now! September 4, 1997

Good Samaritan Law; Washington D.C. Control Board; Civil Rights Leader Kunstler Remembered;...

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Good Samaritan Law Among the charges that the six phographers and a motorcyclist held in...

September 4, 1997
PZ0343.011 Budda's Nature

Budda's Nature we will be speaking with We Scoop Nisker, author of BOOK: BUDDA'S...

October 15, 1998
PZ0343.050 America's Neuroses about Sex

America's Neuroses about Sex writ large in Congressional and presidential politics. Is it...

December 22, 1998
SZ0193 Time / by Alan Watts.

|TIME / by Alan Watts. - RECORDED: by the...

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SZ0195 The More it changes / by Alan Watts. -0-
SZ0468 Mistakes of Moses : Robert Ingersoll / read by David Grace.

Reading of an Robert Ingersoll lecture in which Ingersoll explores the relationship between...

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SZ0658.01 New visions in an endangered world : morning session.

A Healing Mind psychology conference which explores the synthesis of Eastern and Western...

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r.1. Round table discussion of issues such as: the end of nature; war and peace; hope and action...

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SZ0658.02 New visions in an endangered world : afternoon session.

A Healing Mind psychology conference which explores the synthesis of Eastern and Western...

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r.1. Audience questions directed at the Dalai Lama. Questioning covers issues such as: suffering...

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SZ0658.03 Clinical and spiritual aspects of psychotherapy : morning session.

A Healing Mind psychology conference which explores the synthesis of Eastern and Western...

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r.1. Round table discussion and questioning of the Dalai Lama. Topics include: relations between...

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SZ0658.04 Clinical and spiritual aspects of psychotherapy : afternoon session.

A Healing Mind psychology conference which explores the synthesis of Eastern and Western...

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r.1. Question and answer session with the panel. Issues discussed include: attachment, clinging...

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SZ0658.05 Strategies for transformation : morning session.

A Healing Mind psychology conference which explores the synthesis of Eastern and Western...

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r.1. Question and answer session with the Dalai Lama and the panel. Topics include: keeping...

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SZ0658.06 Strategies for transformation : afternoon session.

A Healing Mind psychology conference which explores the synthesis of Eastern and Western...

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r.1. Final discussion and questions from the audience. Issues raised include: success in Tibetan...

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TZ0006 Timothy Leary now / Timothy Leary ; interviewed by Steve Heimel.

On his arrests, prison life, space migration, and his belief in eight circuits of the mind.

KPFT, Nov. 13, 1976.
CSVPhilosophy.