Review: Beyond the Hoax: Science and Culture (Alan Sokal)

beyond the hoax – alan sokal Much of the material is the same as in Sokal and Bricmont’s earlier book. But there is some new material as well. I especially found the stuff on hindu nationalism and pseudoscience interesting, and the stuff on pseudoscience in nursing. Never heard of that before, but it wasnt totally…

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Guest post: The Kalam Cosmological Argument provides no support for theism, by Angra Mainyu

The Kalam Cosmological Argument provides no support for theism7.6pdf version. Long post ahed. The Kalam Cosmological Argument provides no support for theism 0) Introduction 1) A contradiction follows from William Lane Craig’s position 2) A tensed theory of time entails that it’s not the case that the actual world contains a state of affairs S…

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Amitai Shenhav, David G. Rand, and Joshua D. Greene – Divine Intuition: Cognitive Style Influences Belief in God

Amitai Shenhav, David G. Rand, and Joshua D. Greene – Divine Intuition Cognitive Style Influences Belief in God A very interesting study. Be sure to also check out Greene’s website wich has a lot of useful material. Also, thanks to Gene Expression for letting me no about this study. Edited to add Here is the…

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