David Berlinski

David Berlinski

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. David Berlinski (born 1942) is an American educator and author of several books on mathematics. Berlinski is a Senior Fellow of the Discovery Institute's Center for Science and Culture, a think-tank that is hub of the intelligent design movement. Though he criticizes the theory of evolution, Berlinski, an agnostic, refuses to theorize about the origins of life. He has also written on philosophy and has written a variety of fictional works. David Berlinski was born in the United States in 1942 to German-born Jewish refugees who had immigrated to New York City after escaping from France as the Vichy government was collaborating with the Germans. His father was Herman Berlinski, the noted American composer, organist, pianist, musicologist and choir conductor, and his mother was Sina Berlinski (n e Goldfein), an American pianist, piano teacher and voice coach. Both were born and raised in Leipzig where they studied at the Conservatory, before fleeing to Paris where they were married and undertook further studies. German was David Berlinski's first spoken language. He received his Ph.D. in philosophy from Princeton University.show more

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  • Paperback | 148 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 9mm | 227g
  • Cel Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135827480
  • 9786135827484