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Junk science judo : self-defense against health scares & scams

Author: Steven J Milloy
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Cato Institute, ©2001.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Steven J Milloy
ISBN: 1930865120 9781930865129
OCLC Number: 47283040
Description: xiii, 216 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Lesson 1. Know Thine Enemy --
Lesson 2. Show Me the Science! --
Lesson 3. Statistics Aren't Science --
Lesson 4. Epidemiology Is Statistics --
Lesson 5. Size Matters --
Lesson 6. Beat Statistics with Statistics --
Lesson 7. Big Numbers Mean Big Lies --
Lesson 8. Boycott Bioassays --
Lesson 9. Exposure Isn't Toxicity --
Lesson 10. Mind the Myths --
Lesson 11. Tricks Are for Kids --
Lesson 12. Know Your Friends --
A Final Word: Go Forth and Debunk.
Responsibility: Steven J. Milloy.

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