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Editor's note: Unfortunately the last few minutes of the lecture are missing from the podcast.

Speaker(s): Phillip Blond, Jonathan Douglas, Professor John White
Chair: Maurice Fraser

Recorded on 23 June 2011 at New Theatre, East Building

Three debates will examine the theoretical, practical and policy implications of teaching philosophy to children in primary and secondary school settings in the UK. Phillip Blond is director of ResPublica. Jonathan Douglas is director of The National Literacy Trust. John White is emeritus professor of philosophy of education in the Institute of Education, University of London.

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