9781616143992

Denying Science

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  • ISBN13:

    9781616143992

  • ISBN10:

    1616143991

  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2011-08-23
  • Publisher: Prometheus Books
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Summary

Grant surveys the gamut of clearly unscientific ideas concerning the food we eat, the medicines and potions we are either afraid of or advised to take, our sex preferences, and a host of other issues that are raised by a general climate of misinformation.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgmentsp. 9
Introduction: Unless We Think, We Aren'tp. 11
God Told Me to Denyp. 37
"The Law Is a Ass"p. 51
Thoroughly Uncomplementaryp. 77
Puffing the Productp. 89
Paying with Their Livesp. 99
The Antivaxersp. 105
The AIDS "Controversy"p. 125
Selfish Helpp. 139
Dissent about Descentp. 147
We're (Badly) Designedp. 171
No Safe Classroom?p. 183
Evilutionp. 189
Eugenically Speakingp. 195
Social Darwinismp. 207
It's the Ecology, Stupidp. 213
So, What Was the Weather Like in 2010?p. 221
Global Weirdingp. 235
Marketing Climate Denialismp. 269
Climate Denialism: Dramatis Personaep. 281
Afterwordp. 309
Notesp. 311
Bibliographyp. 349
Indexp. 359
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