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14 h 30 min

André Ariew (Professor or Philosophy, University of Missouri, USA), Darwin’s use of statistics to develop his theory of evolution

7 February | 14 h 30 min - 16 h 00 min
Centre de Génomique Fonctionnelle, Salle de réunion Sud Bordeaux, + Google Map

André Ariew is Associate Professor in the Philosophy Department at the University of Missouri (USA). When Karl Pearson asked Francis and Leonard Darwin whether their father was aware that the theory of natural selection is applicable to statistical analysis, they responded that their father had a ‘non-statistical’ mind. Ever since, commentators and biographers have perpetuated... Read more »

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