Friendship after Romance, Philosophy in Romance, and Finances in Marriage
Podcast: 21 October 2009
I posted a podcast on "Friendship after Romance, Philosophy in Romance, and Finances in Marriage" on 21 October 2009. Listen to or download this episode of Philosophy in Action Radio below.
I answer three questions on romantic relationships concerning (1) friendship after a failed romance, (2) romance between people of very different philosophies, and (3) managing finances in marriage.
- Duration: 26:46
- Download: Standard MP3 File (9.2 MB)
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- Question 1: Is friendship after romance possible?
- My answer: It's depends
- Question 2: Should I try dating an Objectivist?
- My answer: Philosophy matters, but it's not everything
- Question 3: What is the best way to handle finances in marriage?
- My answer: Lots of good options, and here's mine
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I'm Dr. Diana Brickell. I'm a philosopher specializing in the application of rational principles to the challenges of real life. I received my Ph.D in philosophy from the University of Colorado at Boulder in 2009. My book, Responsibility & Luck: A Defense of Praise and Blame, is available for purchase in paperback and Kindle. The book defends the justice of moral praise and blame of persons using an Aristotelian theory of moral responsibility, thereby refuting Thomas Nagel's "problem of moral luck."
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