Science, Science Journalism, and Civility In a Post-Rational Age
The Nature of Science, How Science Journalism Differs From Science, and the Need For Civility.
David Sloan Wilson talks with science journalist David Berreby on how our current understanding of the human mind (the post-rationale age) requires adjustments in our social institutions predicated upon rationalism. Then the conversation turns to the nature of science, how science journalism differs from science, and the need for civility in any form of discourse to achieve productive outcomes.
A sample of posts from David Berreby's "Mind Matters" blog on Big Think