Social Sciences

The Assurance of Chemists 5 November 2012

Are Gut Instincts Obsolete in Political Campaigns?
A skeptical response to the idea that social science techniques are useful and beneficent influences on politics.
[Zocalo Public Square]

What Economists Get Wrong About Science and Technology 17 May 2012
Does language structure thought? 8 January 2004

Babel’s Children
Languages may be more different from each other than is currently supposed. That may affect the way people think.