Gordon Preece

Gordon Preece is the director of the Centre for Applied Christian Ethics at Ridley College in Australia. His work has been published in several books and periodicals, including the Journal of Christian Education and the Melbourne Anglican. His research interests focus on everyday ethics. Preece earned his Ph.D. at Fuller Seminary in California and his M.A. and B.A. at the University of Sydney; he has also studied at Moore Theological College.


Volume 58

Guests on Volume 58: Hubert Dreyfus, on the limits of artificial intelligence; Francis Fukuyama, on biotechnology and the arrogance of "participatory evolution"; Gordon Preece, on the underlying assumption of Peter Singer's ethical ideas; Gijs van Hensbergen, on the marvelous architecture of Antoni Gaudí; Ted Prescott, on why the idea of beauty was rejected in the 20th century, and how it is returning; and Bradley J. Birzer, on the mythic roots of Middle Earth in J. R. R. Tolkien's The Silmarillion and on Tolkien's idea of myth.