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Corrupted Science: Fraud, Ideology and…

Corrupted Science: Fraud, Ideology and Politics in Science

by John Grant

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Disappointingly poor. A concoction of half truths and many opinions slanted to his view of what is correct. If he disagrees, then it must be wrong.
After awhile, I jumped from one subject to another with no better results. One thing I fail to understand is his desire to use an alias. Definitely not worthy of passing on to the next reader.. ( )
  busterrll | Dec 23, 2016 |
A wonderful book! ( )
  JohnGrant1 | Aug 11, 2013 |
A journalist describes and comments on the history of various cases of government misrepresentation of science for political and ideological motives, citing three governments as particularly noteworthy in this regard: Hitler's Germany, Stalin's Russia, and George W. Bush's America ( )
  Vero-unua | Jul 7, 2010 |
The less-than-pleasant tale of how politics has corrupted science (in Stalin's Russia, Nazi Germany, and Bush's America). ( )
  Fledgist | Nov 26, 2009 |
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Exhaustively researched and footnoted, Corrupted Science is excellent reading for anyone who believes that science is worth fighting for.
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It seems hardwired into the human brain that people in general believe what they're told by other people.
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