Edward R. Dougherty

Why Scientists Need to Study the Philosophy of Science

Oct 30, 2017 by Edward R. Dougherty |

NAS Member Edward R. Dougherty writes on the epistemological crisis confronting modern science.

Debating Scientific Epistemology

Dec 19, 2016 by Edward R. Dougherty |

Professor Dougherty discusses the dangers of modeling complex systems in response to Professors Gilley and Goldstein.

Beach Books: Readings for the Last Man

Feb 29, 2016 by Edward R. Dougherty |

A professor reflects on the childish fare being fed to today's college students.

Book Review: Will and Ariel Durant, The Lessons of History

Sep 09, 2015 by Edward R. Dougherty |

The Lessons of History offers a "stimulus to seriousness" in the study of history.