Episode 2: Cavell with Paul Standish

‘Medicine is not a good model for so-called mental health, because there isn’t something really called mental health, people are more or less unhappy, more or less troubled, more or less feel their lives are not their own.' – Adam Phillips

In this second episode of ‘Disquieted Life’, Dr Emma Williams talks to Professor Paul Standish about mental health and the ideas of the thinker Stanley Cavell.

Stanley Cavell (with Paul Standish) Podcast

Paul Standish is Professor of Philosophy of Education at the Institute of Education, University College London. He has served as Chair of the Philosophy of Education Society of Great Britain and Editor of the Journal of Philosophy of EducationHis books include ‘The Therapy of Education’ and ‘Stanley Cavell and the Education of Grownups.’