Mystery-mongering, Prejudice, and the Search for Truth

Susan Haack

Susan Haack

Susan Haack is Distinguished Professor in the Humanities, Cooper Senior Scholar in Arts and Sciences, Professor of Philosophy and Professor of Law at the University of Miami. She has written on topics ranging from logic, philosophy of language, epistemology, and metaphysics to philosophy of science, evidence law, scientific testimony, pragmatism—both legal and philosophical—and social philosophy. Her 2005 article “Mystery-Mongering, Prejudice and the Search for Truth: Replies to Some Reservations” won the Selma V. Forkosch award given by Free Inquiry for excellence in writing. Her many other awards include, most recently (2016) the Ulysses Medal, the highest honor given by University College, Dublin.


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