John Newell

Contact

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412-624-4494

Education & Training

  • PhD - Classics, Philosophy, History & Philosophy of Science, University of Pittsburgh
  • MA - Classics University of Pittsburgh
  • BA - St. John's College, Annapolis MD

Representative Publications

Dissertation: Parmenidean Irony (2002). "Probabilities Involving Directional Similarity" The Mathematical Scientist 39 (2014)

Research Interests

Pre-Socratic Philosophy; ontology; Homer; Greco-Roman math, science, engineering & technology; Catullus; Ovid; the transition to modernism; political theory; the nature of modern science; gravity; relativity theory; quantum mechanics (particularly the EPR/Bell problem); probability theory; teleology, and more.

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