Feed on
Posts
Comments

Category Archive for 'Project: Virtues in Science'

About the Author: Emily Dumler-Winckler is a Postdoctoral Fellow in the Developing Virtues in the Practice of Science project. She specializes in moral theology, with a particular interest in virtue, moral psychology, aesthetics, ascetic practices, politics, and social change in the modern era. Many perceive theological and philosophical analytic distinctions to be merely academic showmanship, […]

Read Full Post »

About the Author: Dori Beeler is a Postdoctoral Fellow in the Developing Virtues in Scientific Practice project. She is an anthropologist whose interests include spirituality, medical science and expertise, well-being, and ethnography.   At the peak of one English summer at a seminar entitled Faith, Science & Academia held at Durham University, a physicist presented a talk on […]

Read Full Post »

About the Author: Emanuele Ratti is a Postdoctoral Fellow in the Developing Virtues in the Practice of Science Project. He is a philosopher of biology interested in the epistemology of contemporary molecular biology with a particular focus on how the field is shaped by developments from a small-science regime to a big-science structure. There is a fair amount of literature […]

Read Full Post »

About the Author: Emily Dumler-Winckler is a Postdoctoral Fellow in the Developing Virtues in the Practice of Science project. She specializes in moral theology, with a particular interest in virtue, moral psychology, aesthetics, ascetic practices, politics, and social change in the modern era. Ralph Waldo Emerson declared in his Divinity School Address (1838) that it […]

Read Full Post »

About the Author: Timothy Reilly is a Postdoctoral Fellow in the Developing Virtues in the Practice of Science Project. He is a developmental psychologist whose work draws from a variety of approaches, including positive psychology, moral development, sociocultural theory, and action theories of development. When we think of creativity, we often think of grand new ideas and technologies: Einstein’s theories […]

Read Full Post »

About the Author: Emanuele Ratti  is a Postdoctoral Fellow in the Developing Virtues in the Practice of Science Project. He is a philosopher of biology interested in the epistemology of contemporary molecular biology with a particular focus on how the field is shaped by developments from a small-science regime to a big-science structure. In a previous post, I illustrated a […]

Read Full Post »

About the Author: Nathaniel Warne is a Postdoctoral Fellow in the Developing Virtues in the Practice of Science project. He is a philosophical and systematic theologian who works across a range of classic Christian doctrines with a special focus on the doctrine of humanity. Why not just let words die? Isn’t it a natural phenomenon for language to evolve […]

Read Full Post »

About the Author: Louise Bezuidenhout is a Postdoctoral Fellow in the Developing Virtues in the Practice of Science Project. As a biologist and social scientist, her current research focuses on empirical ethics and uses sociological techniques to investigate ethical issues within the life sciences. This year marks the 30th anniversary of the publication of The Social Construction of Technological […]

Read Full Post »

Older Posts »