Peter Scott Adamson is an American academic who is professor of late ancient and Arabic philosophy at the Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich. He is the host of the weekly Podcast "History of Philosophy without any gaps".
Leon Battista Alberti, Benedetto Cotrugli, and Poggio Bracciolini grapple with the moral and conceptual problems raised by the prospect of people getting filthy rich.
Tommaso Campanella’s “The City of the Sun” and other utopian works of the Italian Renaissance describe perfect cities as an ideal for real life politics.
Bruni, Poggio, Machiavelli, and Guicciardini explore political ideas and historical method in works on Roman and Italian history.
Leading Machiavelli scholar Quentin Skinner joins Peter to discuss morality, history, and religion in the Prince and the Discourses.
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Creator Details

Birthdate
Aug 10th, 1972
Location
Munich, Germany
Episode Count
384
Podcast Count
6
Total Airtime
6 days, 6 hours
PCID
Podchaser Creator ID logo 344871