Dr. Rasmussen is a professor of philosophy at St. John’s University in New York.
Douglas Rasmussen: What can libertarians learn from Aristotle?
Douglas Rasmussen: The Evolution of Liberalism
An interview with philosopher Douglas B. Rasmussen about his life and work.
Previous question continued [00:09]
Which historical philosophers have you learned most from? [6:08]
How do those issues of metaphysics connect to liberalism? [8:15]
Which major historical philosophers do you most disagree with? [11:28]
What is the hardest philosophical problem you are working on now?[00:08]
What is the most challenging criticism of your views? [2:43]
What is the state of liberal thought today among philosophers? [4:36]
To bring about a more liberal society, what key practical steps can and should be taken? [6:30]
Douglas Rasmussen on Natural Goodness
Douglas Rasmussen on the Morality and Role of Capitalism
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Douglass Rasmussen on Rights, Law & Morality
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Dr. Douglas B. Rasmussen – The Philosophy of Ayn Rand