"Biographies of Prominent Authors on Agnosticism"
A listing of respected authors and journalists who are well versed in agnostic values.
Agnostic Reader endeavors to present only that material which has been authored by professional journalists, scholars, and academics on the subject of agnosticism. They have been chosen for their rational common sense values and institutional autonomy. Although all views and opinions are of value, it's those which have resulted from years of study and research which matter the most. Thie following selections afford biographical information about such contributors.
Nigel - (1955 - ) An Irish-born American biopsychologist and
Dawkins, Clinton Richard - (1941 - ) An English ethologist, evolutionary biologist and author.
Ehrman, Bard D - (1955 - ) An American New Testament scholar focusing on textual criticism of the New Testament, the historical Jesus, and the development of early Christianity.
Gould, Stephen J - (1941 – 2002) An American paleontologist, evolutionary biologist, and historian of science.
Hazleton, Lesley - (1945 - ) A British-American author whose work focuses on the vast and volatile arena in which politics and religion intersect.
Huxley, Thomas Henry - (1825-1895) One of the first adherents to Darwin's theory of evolution by natural selection, and did more than anyone else to advance its acceptance among scientists and the public alike.
Ingersoll, Richard G - (1833-1839 - An American lawyer, a Civil War veteran, politician, and orator of the United States during the Golden Age of Free Thought, noted for his broad range of culture and his defense of agnosticism. He was nicknamed "The Great Agnostic".
Marion Leary - Director of Innovation Research for the Center for Resuscitation Science at the University of Pennsylvania and an Instructor in the Penn Master of Public Health program. Ms. Leary is also an Innovation Specialist at the University of Pennsylvania's School of Nursing. Her work focuses on using design thinking to improve health and healthcare.
Rosenbaum, Ronald - (1946 - ) An American literary journalist, literary critic, and novelist.
Russell, Bertrand - (1872 - 1970) A British philosopher, logician, mathematician, historian, writer, social critic, political activist and Nobel laureate.
Rutherford, Adam - (1974 - ) A British geneticist, author, and broadcaster.
Smoley, Richard - (1956 - ) An author and philosopher focusing on the world’s mystical and esoteric teachings, particularly those of Western civilization.
Sommer, Joseph C - An attorney who retired from the Ohio state government after spending 30 years in the public sector.