Professor Elliot Sober, Department of Philosophy, University of Wisconsin, author of Evidence and Evolution: The Logic behind the Science, discusses the scientific shortfalls of Intelligent design as a scientific theory, as well as some shortfalls of Darwinism as a philosophy.
Assumed prior learning
Suggestions for using this resource
- For teachers answering questions about Intelligent design, or for illustrating the debates in society around the difference between philosophy and scientific theory.
- As an extension resource for students preparing to debate elements of evolutionary theory.
Charles Darwin — The Philosophers Zone and All in the Mind Special (14 February, 2009)