Date September 25, 2009
__edited, Bruce Chapman, history of the persecuted minority
“Science is an established church” says skeptic David Berlinski
September 25, 2009
Guest David Berlinski
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Discovery Institute President Bruce Chapman talks with
David Berlinski about the threatened establishment in science and the history of persecuted minority views, and Berlinski’s own view that: “Science is an established church.”
David Berlinski’s book,
The Devil’s Delusion: Atheism and its Scientific Pretensions is now available in paperback.
Writer, Thinker, Raconteur, and Senior Fellow, Discovery Institute David Berlinski received his Ph.D. in philosophy from Princeton University and was later a postdoctoral fellow in mathematics and molecular biology at Columbia University. He is currently a Senior Fellow at Discovery Institute's Center for Science and Culture. Dr. Berlinski has authored works on systems analysis, differential topology, theoretical biology, analytic philosophy, and the philosophy of mathematics, as well as three novels. He has also taught philosophy, mathematics and English at such universities as Stanford, Rutgers, the City University of New York and the Universite de Paris. In addition, he has held research fellowships at the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA) in Austria and the Institut des Hautes Etudes Scientifiques (IHES) in France.