Episode 86: Marxism and the Human Person In this episode, Jason and Dr. Smith finish their series on Marxism. We cover:– Marx’s view of the fulfillment of history– The evolution of conscience– Three critiques of Marxism – Flawed Anthropology– Reduction of the Human Person to Social Relationship– The role of work– Subordination of everything to politics – Political Correctness Catholic Studies Academy · Marxism And The Human Person: A Critical Assessment Please subscribe
Episode 85: Marxism, Culture, And Capitalism In this episode, Jason an Dr. Smith continue their discussion on Marxism. We cover:– Review of Hegel’s view history– Marx and culture– The dialectic– Capitalism as a necessary stage– Marx’s critique of capitalism– Revolt of the Proletariat Catholic Studies Academy · Marxism, Culture, And Capitalism Please subscribe to our podcast on iTunes or Google Play to get future episodes!
Episode 84: Introduction to Marxism In this episode, Jason and Dr. Smith discuss Marxism. We cover:– The resurgence of Marxism– The historical context of Karl Marx– Kant and Idealism– Hegelian view of history– The “Geist”– The materialism of Marxism– Freedom in the thought of Marx Catholic Studies Academy · Introduction To Marxism Please subscribe to our podcast on iTunes or Google Play to get future episodes!
Episode 83: The Cultivation of Natural Law In this episode, Jason and Dr. Smith continue their discussion of the natural law. We cover:– Natural Law known in degrees– Must be cultivated– Do Good, Avoid Evil– Responsibilities derived from Natural Law– Private Property– Eternal Law, Divine Law, Human Law in relation to Natural Moral Law Catholic Studies Academy · The Cultivation Of Natural Law Please subscribe to our podcast on iTunes or Google Play
Episode 82- Written on the Heart: Introduction to Natural Law In this episode, Jason and Dr. Smith discuss natural law. We cover:– Christianity and Natural law– Legacy of natural law– Basic position– Known by all but to different degree– Two Hypothesis and evidence– Bonum honestum– Three ways to find bonum honestum– Natural end and supernatural end “When Gentiles, who do not possess the law, do instinctively what the law requires, these, though not having the
Episode 81 – In the Breach: The Legacy Of Pope St. John Paul II In this episode, Jason and Dr. Bulzacchelli discuss how Pope St, John Paul II stood in the breach in many different ways. We cover:– The historical context– The breach in philosophical approaches– Personalism and Phenomenology– The breach of Vatican II– The breach of secular regimes– The world is different Catholic Studies Academy · In the Breach: The Legacy Of Pope St.