Bad Science

Author: Ben Goldacre
Publisher: HarperCollins UK
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Ben Goldacre’s wise and witty bestseller, shortlisted for the Samuel Johnson Prize, lifts the lid on quack doctors, flaky statistics, scaremongering journalists and evil pharmaceutical corporations.

Top Secret What 100 Brave Critics Say About Bad Science

Author: Jonathan Carter
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In this book, we have hand-picked the most sophisticated, unanticipated, absorbing (if not at times crackpot!), original and musing book reviews of "Bad Science: Quacks, Hacks, and Big Pharma Flacks.

Hubris The Troubling Science Economics And Politics Of Climate Change

Author: Michael Hart
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Goldacre writes a regular column for The Guardian, has written the best sellers
Bad Science: Quacks, Hacks, and Big Pharma Flacks, and Bad Pharma: How
Drug Companies Mislead Doctors and Harm Patients, and maintains a
successful blog. Le Fanu writes a column in the Daily Telegraph, “Doctor's Diary,”
and is the author of The Rise and Fall of Modern Medicine and Why Us: How
Science Rediscovered the Mystery of Ourselves, and many other books on health
and medicine.

Creating Scientific Controversies

Author: David Harker
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1107069610
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Goldacre, B. 2010. Bad science: quacks, hacks, and big pharma flacks (New York
: Faber and Faber). Goldman, A. 2001. 'Experts: which ones should you trust?',
Philosophy and Phenomenological Research, 63, 85–110. Gould, S.J. 1997. '
Nonoverlapping magisteria', Natural History, 106, 16–22. Hacking, I. 1983.
Representing and intervening: introductory topics in the philosophy of natural
science (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press). Hacking, I. 1992. 'The self-
vindication of the ...

Medicalizing Counselling

Author: Tom Strong
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 3319566997
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Counseling: A comprehensive profession (7th ed.). Upper Saddle River, NJ:
Pearson. Goffman, I. (1961). Asylums: Essays on the social situation of mental
patients and other inmates. New York: Doubleday Anchor. Goldacre, B. (2010).
Bad science: Quacks, hacks, and big pharma flacks. New York: Farrar, Straus &
Giroux. Goldacre, B. (2013). Bad pharma: How drug companies mislead doctors
and harm patients. New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux. Green, D., & Latchford, G. (
2012).

A Fortunate Universe

Author: Geraint F. Lewis
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1107156610
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Bad Science: Quacks, Hacks, and Big Pharma Flacks. London: Fourth Estate.
Goldacre, Ben (2014). Bad Pharma: How Drug Companies Mislead Doctors and
Harm Patients. London: Faber & Faber. Greene, Brian (1999). The Elegant
Universe. New York: W. W. Norton. Gribbin, John (1985). In Search of the Double
Helix. New York: McGraw-Hill. Gross, David J. (1996). The Role of Symmetry in
Fundamental Physics. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA,
93(25), ...

International Handbook Of Research In History Philosophy And Science Teaching

Author: Michael R. Matthews
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 9400776543
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Feyerabend, P. (1996/2011). The Tyranny of Science. Cambridge: Polity Press.
Gauchet, G. (2012). Politicization of science in the public sphere: A study of
public trust in the United States, 1974 to 2010. American Sociological Review 77(
2) 167–187. Gieryn, T.F. (1999). Cultural boundaries of science: Credibility on the
line. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. Goldacre, B. (2010). Bad science:
Quacks, hacks, and Big Pharma Flacks. New York: Faber and Faber. Grasswick,
H. E., ed.

How To Fix Copyright

Author: William Patry
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199912912
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Media Piracy in Emerging Economies at 16. www.badscience.net. See also his
2010 book, “Bad Science: Quacks, Hacks, and Big Pharma Flacks” (Faber &
Faber). See Ben Goldacre, “Illegal downloads and dodgy figures,” June 5, 2009,
The Guardian, available at: http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/2009/jun/
05/bengoldacrebadsciencemusicdownloads. See a number highlighted by Glyn
Moody in “Submission to UK Independent Review of 'IP' and Growth,” February
24, 2011, ...

What Makes Your Brain Happy And Why You Should Do The Opposite

Author: David Disalvo
Publisher: Prometheus Books
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Bad Science: Quacks, Hacks, and Big Pharma Flacks By Ben Goldacre Faber
and Faber (2008) Ben Goldacre is a thorn in the side of pseudoscience, and I
applaud him for it. In Bad Science, he methodically deconstructs the flawed
arguments ofquacks andcajolers, andin so doing provides his readers with
muchneeded ammunition against those who would deceive usin the nameof “
science.” The Happiness Hypothesis: Finding Modern Truthin Ancient Wisdom By
JonathanHaidt ...

Decoding Racial Ideology In Genomics

Author: Johnny E. Williams
Publisher: Lexington Books
ISBN: 0739148974
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Vicki Glaser, “Investigator Profile: An Interview with Keith Cheng, M.D., Ph.D,”
Zebrafish 3 (2006): 1–7. Ben Goldcare, Bad Science: Quacks, Hacks, and Big
Pharma Flacks (New York: Faber and Faber, 2008). Thomas F. Gossett, Race:
The History of an Idea in America (New York: Oxford University Press, 1997).
Stephen Jay Gould, The Mismeasure of Man (New York: W. W. Norton, 1981).
Stephen Jay Gould, The Lying Stones of Marrakech: Penultimate Reflections in
Natural History ...