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Notes on the Nature of Fringe Science.
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Notes on the Nature of Fringe Science.

Author: Steven I Dutch
Edition/Format: Article Article : English
Publication:Journal of Geological Education, v30 n1 p6-13 Jan 1982
Database:ERIC The ERIC database is an initiative of the U.S. Department of Education.
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Identifies three classifications of scientific ideas (center, frontier, fringe) and defines fringe as a region where ideas are highly speculative or weakly confirmed. Points out the factual and logical fallacies of fringe science through questions based upon scientific methodology, discussion, and numerous examples from the past and present. (DC)
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Document Type: Article
All Authors / Contributors: Steven I Dutch
Language Note: English
Unique Identifier: 427103550
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Identifies three classifications of scientific ideas (center, frontier, fringe) and defines fringe as a region where ideas are highly speculative or weakly confirmed. Points out the factual and logical fallacies of fringe science through questions based upon scientific methodology, discussion, and numerous examples from the past and present. (DC)

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