Robert Kanigel

Robert Kanigel, author of The One Best Way: Frederick Winslow Taylor and the Enigma of Efficiency, is a former professor of science writing at Massachusetts Institute of Technology. A freelance writer, his work has appeared in various publications, including the New York Times Book Review, the Wilson Quarterly, and Psychology Today.


Volume 27

Guests on Volume 27: John Horgan, on whether or not we're coming to the end of the age of science; Keith Devlin, on the limits of logic; Robert Kanigel, on modern industrial efficiency; Kate Campbell, on music and memories; Patrick Samway, on Walker Percy: A Life; J. Budziszewski, on tolerance and the law "written on the heart"; Jeff Johnson, on his recordings with flutist Brian Dunning; and Stephen Lawhead, on retelling the Arthurian legends.