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Men of Ideas


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The last of 15 programmes in which Bryan Magee talks to 15 leading philosophers about Western philosophy today.
Philosophy: The Social Context with Ernest Gellner , Professor of Philosophy in the Department of Sociology, London School of Economics.
In this final programme in the series ERNEST GELLNER and BRYAN MAGEE set contemporary philosophy against its social background and show how its central concerns have arisen out of deep-seated historical changes in the Western world. They end with a discussion of probable future developments.
Series prepared by BRYAN MAGEE Director TONY TYLET
Executive producer JANET HOENIG
(A shortened version of this dtscussiM will be in THE LISTENER dated 4 May)


Talks: Bryan Magee
Unknown: Ernest Gellner
Unknown: Ernest Gellner
Unknown: Bryan Magee
Unknown: Bryan Magee
Director: Tony Tylet
Producer: Janet Hoenig

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