Interview: Assoc. Prof. Franklin Perkins

Philosophy undergraduates, Harisan Nasir and Ng Ling Xuan sat down for an interview with Associate Professor Franklin Perkins. They talked about philosophy, grad school, house fires, and Bruce Lee. NYPR: What prompted you to become a philosopher? Prof. Franklin Perkins: I was always interested in reading a lot and in ideas and so in college I double … Continue reading Interview: Assoc. Prof. Franklin Perkins

Longform: Michael Behe and Intelligent Design

By Carl Lee One branch of arguments for the existence of God is that of Teleological Arguments, which posit that only the existence of an Intelligent Designer can explain certain features of the natural world. This essay examines a particular argument under this category – the biological version of the teleological argument (BTA) advanced by … Continue reading Longform: Michael Behe and Intelligent Design