Thomas Christie Williams

Thomas Christie Williams is a clinical lecturer at the University of Edinburgh in the field of evolutionary and molecular genetics. He has a long-standing interest in how our evolutionary past is relevant to human health and disease today.


Book Review: Metric Power

In Metric Power, David Beer examines the intensifying role that metrics play in our everyday lives, from healthcare provision to our interactions with friends and family, within the context of the so-termed data revolution. This is a book that illustrates our growing implication in, and arguable acquiescence to, an increasingly quantified world, but, Thomas Christie Williams asks, where do we locate resistance?

6 years ago