Alistair Welchman is an Associate Professor of Philosophy in the Department of Philosophy and Classics at the University of Texas at San Antonio. He trained as both a philosopher and a cognitive scientist and has published widely on contemporary French philosophy and 19th-century German philosophy, often in relation to scientific issues. His edited collection Politics of Religion/Religions of Politics has just come out.
Of Good Horses and Bad Science
Steve Jones's "The Serpent's Promise" is not just a “retelling” of the Bible, but a critique of religion and a clarion call for science to replace it in human affairs....