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John Shook, Ph.D.

Department of Learning and Instruction

Adjunct Professor

Research Focus

Pragmatism, Philosophy of Science and Naturalism, Securlarism, Atheism, Philosophy and Science of Religion

Recent Publications

The God Debates: A Twenty-first Century Guide for Atheists and Believers (and Everyone in Between). Wiley-Blackwell, 2010.
Dewey’s Enduring Impact: Essays on America’s Philosopher. Edited with Paul Kurtz. Prometheus Books, 2011.
Discovering Our World: Humanity’s Epic Journey from Myth to Knowledge. With Paul Singh. Pitchstone, 2014.
Dewey’s Social Philosophy: Democracy as Education. Palgrave Macmillan, 2014.
Neuroscience, Neurophilosophy, and Pragmatism. Edited with Tibor Solymosi. Palgrave Macmillan, 2014.
The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Philosophers in America. Editor. Bloomsbury, forthcoming.
The Oxford Handbook of Secularism. Co-editor with Phil Zuckerman. Oxford University Press, forthcoming.

Courses Taught

LAI 597 Science and Religion
LAI 648 Research Ethics
LAI 639 History and Philosophy of Science
LAI 684 Science Communication

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