Dr. Sahotra Sarkar—The Travails of Being a Biologist
Date: Tuesday, June 12
Location: Spicewood Springs Library
8637 Spicewood Springs Rd., 78759
Professor Sarkar will discuss the social role of biologists, from the prevention of the use of speculative ideologically loaded theories in framing social policy (for instance, human sociobiology and evolutionary psychology), to the abuse of science by Intelligent Design creationists.