Date November 2, 2009
__edited, On the Origins of Species, Richard Dawkins, The Greatest Show on Earth
In a Charitable Mood: David Berlinski Reviews Richard Dawkins’ The Greatest Show on Earth
November 2, 2009
Guest David Berlinski
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How is Richard Dawkins like a squid? Find out on this episode of ID the Future as
David Berlinski reviews The Greatest Show on Earth in an interview by Casey Luskin. What does this book recapture for Dawkins, and where does it fail? And how does Darwin’s On the Origins of Species fit into all this? Tune in and find out.
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.