The Lies That Bind: Rethinking Identity | Robert Wright & K. Anthony Appiah [The Wright Show]





The interactive transcript could not be loaded.


Rating is available when the video has been rented.
This feature is not available right now. Please try again later.
Published on Aug 31, 2018

0:57 Anthony’s new book, The Lies That Bind: Rethinking Identity
5:18 Anthony’s own unusual identity
14:24 Cosmopolitanism and its discontents
23:22 Patriotism, nationalism, and “legitimate forms of partiality”
28:02 Against essentialism in religion
42:24 The invention of the idea of a national spirit
58:49 Who owns the culture?
76:02 How class conflict has changed in the US and UK

Robert Wright (Bloggingheads.tv, The Evolution of God, Nonzero, Why Buddhism Is True) and K. Anthony Appiah (appiah.net, NYU School of Law, The Ethicist)

Recorded August 20, 2018

Join the conversation on MeaningofLife.tv: http://meaningoflife.tv/videos/40824

Subscribe to the podcast: http://meaningoflife.tv/subscribe

Subscribe to the MeaningofLife.tv YouTube channel: https://goo.gl/J9BHA4

Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/MeaningLifeTV

Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MeaningofLif...


When autoplay is enabled, a suggested video will automatically play next.

Up next

to add this to Watch Later

Add to

Loading playlists...