Wicked Problems


Wicked Problems

How do you solve a problem like crime, poverty or climate change? The answer, like the problem itself, is elusive and amorphous. These are not "tame problems," but "wicked problems" -- conundrums that defy even the powerful problem-solving powers of scientific ingenuity. Join Robert and Christian for a proper Stuff to Blow Your Mind exploration.

Image Caption: Rodin's "The Thinker" in the Varenne Metro Station, Paris. (Thomas Craig/Photolibrary/Getty Images)

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Topics in this Podcast: human condition, christian sager, society