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Science and Religion Interview with Andrew Pinsent and Ronald L. Numbers

Data: 31 de julho de 2013

Extracts from the interviews were published in the Journal A3 (page 18 to 21):http://www.youblisher.com/p/636080-Revista-A3-04/
Interview with Andrew Pinsent, PhD: www.youtube.com/watch?v=-39OweTCOLo&feature=c4-overview&list=UUBFbFwJHAdu6PAitK1_3gTw
Interview with Ronald L. Numbers, PhDhttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CQY7oNhsUXQ&feature=c4-overview&list=UUBFbFwJHAdu6PAitK1_3gTw


About them:

RONALD L. NUMBERS is Hilldale Professor of the History of Science and Medicine and of Religious Studies and a member of the department of medical history and bioethics at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, where he has taught for nearly four decades.  He has written or edited more than two dozen books, including, most recently, Galileo Goes to Jail and Other Myths                  about Science and Religion (2009), Biology and Ideology from Descartes to Dawkins (2010, with Denis Alexander), Science and Religion around the World(2011, with John Hedley Brooke), and Wrestling with Nature:  From Omens to Science (2011, with Peter Harrison and Michael H. Shank. He is general editor, with David C. Lindberg, of the eight-volume Cambridge History of Science (2003- .), as well as a past president the History of Science Society, the American Society of Church History, and the International Union of History and Philosophy of Science.


ANDREW PINSENT is Research Director of the Ian Ramsey Centre for Science and Religion at the University of Oxford. Dr Pinsent has a first class degree in physics and a D.Phil in high energy physics from Merton College, Oxford, three degrees in philosophy and theology from the Pontifical Gregorian University in Rome and a further Ph.D. in philosophy from Saint Louis University.  Member of the Faculty of Theology (Oxford) and a Catholic priest in England. He is Director of the project “Science and Religion in Latin America” (Oxford). His previous scientific research, such as particle physicist, contributed to the DELPHI experiment at CERN as well as being co-author of 31 publications of this collaboration. A focus of his present research is the application of insights from autism and social cognition to ‘second-person’ accounts of moral perception and character formation.

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