326 - Michael Gordin (On the Fringe)


Manage episode 290242660 series 96958
Player FM과 저희 커뮤니티의 American Freethought and John C. Snider 콘텐츠는 모두 원 저작자에게 속하며 Player FM이 아닌 작가가 저작권을 갖습니다. 오디오는 해당 서버에서 직접 스트리밍 됩니다. 구독 버튼을 눌러 Player FM에서 업데이트 현황을 확인하세요. 혹은 다른 팟캐스트 앱에서 URL을 불러오세요.

I interview Princeton's Dr. Michael Gordin about his new book On the Fringe: Where Science Meets Pseudoscience, an exploration of the "demarcation problem"; i.e., how to separate science from non-science.

For more about Michael and his work visit MichaelGordin.com.

To buy a copy of his book click here.

(At the top of the show, a clip from Irish comedian Dara O'Briain's humorous takedown of pseudoscience and alternative medicine.)

Theme music courtesy of Body Found.

Follow American Freethought on the intertubes:

Website: AmericanFreethought.com


Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/21523473365/

Libsyn Classic Feed: https://americanfreethought.libsyn.com/rss

Contact: john@americanfreethought.com

Support the Podcast: PayPal funds to sniderishere@gmail.com

331 에피소드