Professor Gorham's areas of specialization are philosophy and history of
science and early modern philosophy (especially Descartes). He also has strong interests
in metaphysics, and the relationship between science and religion. He has published
articles in numerous journals, including Journal of the History of Philosophy,
Perspectives on Science, Early Science and Medicine, Studies in the History and
Philosophy of Science, and Journal of the History of Ideas.
Ph.D. University of Minnesota; M.A. University of Calgary; BA. University of King's
Gorham has been teaching at Macalester since 2008.
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