Normal curve

The joy of being a post-positivist

One of the things that I really like about the field of communication (specifically as an academic discipline) is that there is no one overarching paradigm[1. For more on the idea of paradigms as I am referring to them, see The Structure of Scientific Revolutions by Thomas Kuhn.] that guides us all as we do […]

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Charles Peirce

Peirce and pragmati(ci)sm

As many folks are well aware, I spent the bulk of the past decade working for big media in New York, specifically for a media source whose ideology I don’t personally subscribe to. As you might imagine, that led to a lot of mistaken assumptions and uncomfortable conversations with folks over the years, and so […]

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