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Nonsense on stilts : how to tell science from bunk

Autor Massimo Pigliucci
Vydavatel: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2010.
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"Creationists who dismiss Darwin's theory of evolution. Parents who refuse to vaccinate their children. Climate change deniers who dismiss the warming planet as a hoax. These are just some of the groups that, despite robust scientific evidence, embrace pseudoscientific beliefs and practices. Why do they believe bunk? And how does their ignorance threaten us all? Noted skeptic Massimo Pigliucci sets out to separate  Přečíst více...
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Žánr/forma: History
Electronic books
Doplňující formát: Online version:
Pigliucci, Massimo, 1964-
Nonsense on stilts.
Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2010
(OCoLC)753429550
Typ materiálu: Internetový zdroj
Typ dokumentu: Book, Internet Resource
Všichni autoři/tvůrci: Massimo Pigliucci
ISBN: 9780226667850 0226667855 9780226667867 0226667863 0226667871 9780226667874
OCLC číslo: 457149439
Popis: 332 pages ; 24 cm
Obsahy: Introduction : science versus pseudoscience and the "demarcation problem" --
Hard science, soft science --
Almost science --
Pseudoscience --
Blame the media? --
Debates on science : the rise of think tanks and the decline of public intellectuals --
Science and politics : the case of global warming --
Science in the courtroom : the case against intelligent design --
From superstition to natural philosophy --
From natural philosophy to modern science --
The science wars I : do we trust science too much? --
The science wars II : do we trust science too little? --
Who's your expert? --
Conclusion : so, what is science after all?
Odpovědnost: Massimo Pigliucci.

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