Alas, so is the marriage between pseudoscience
and prejudice, joined in an unceasing hunger for America's brains.
PALEOFANTASY: WHAT EVOLUTION REALLY TELLS US ABOUT SEX, DIET, AND HOW WE LIVE contests the belief that cavemen ate better and were healthier for it, debunking the 'paleofantasy' based on pseudoscience
and considering the evolution of diet and human adaptation.
He said: "It is an out-of-date pseudoscience
that deserves no respect.
Chapter 1 debunks supernatural possession, encounters with supernatural entities, and the pseudoscience
version of demon possession known as multiple-personality disorder.
But many commentators argue that putting these factors into a formula to designate a single day as the most depressing one of the year for everyone is silly pseudoscience
It's classic pseudoscience
with words that look like they might mean something," News.
By Oliver Burkeman/London The Pseudoscience
Wars, It's a given that the world of pop psychology contains spadefuls of pseudoscience
, but as soon as you start reading Michael Gordin's compelling new book, you realise you don't quite know what that word means.
Many biologists who do battle with creationist pseudoscience
are guilty of propagating the equally egregious pseudoscience
of evolutionism, which survives within the "halo" of evolutionary science so that accepting evolution easily spills over into embracing evolutionism.
Readers get an introduction to the scientific method and learn to identify pseudoscience
, but the lesson is more like eavesdropping on a stimulating discussion than listening to a lecture.
More eugenics from the Government based on pseudoscience
and skewed statistics.
As in the pseudoscience
of bloodletting, just so in the pseudoscience
of city rebuilding and planning," wrote Jane Jacobs in The Death and Life of Great American Cities, her scholarly assault on the field of city planning.
It's challenging for our students to distinguish between true science and technological pseudoscience
LIKE-MINDED critics have launched a Coventry branch of Skeptics in a pub holding talks on paranormal, pseudoscience
In one of life's circuitous routes, it was a fellow grad student who introduced me to Gardner's famous pseudoscience
debunking Fads and Fallacies in the Name of Science.
Dr Goldacre In Conversation, talking on scientific inaccuracy, health scares, pseudoscience
and quackery, is one of two events being recorded for BBC Radio Wales Science Cafe programme, along with a pub quiz at the Bridge End in Ruabon.