Wise words from retired Oxford Philosopher – J R Lucas (s4ep4)

Podcast Details:

Guest: John Lucas

Date Added: 4th Oct 2017

Length: 42 min, 15 sec


John Lucas was educated at Winchester College and Balliol College, Oxford, where he studied first mathematics, then Greats (Greek, Latin, Philosophy and Ancient History), obtaining first class honours, and taking the Oxford MA in 1954. He spent the 1957–58 academic year at Princeton University, studying mathematics and logic. For 36 years, until his 1996 retirement, he was a Fellow and Tutor of Merton College, Oxford, and he remains an emeritus member of the University Faculty of Philosophy. He is a Fellow of the British Academy.

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