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On fact and fraud

cautionary tales from the front lines of science
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Princeton University Press , Princeton
Fraud in science, Research -- Moral and ethical as
StatementDavid Goodstein.
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LC ClassificationsQ175.37 .G66 2010
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Paginationxiv, 168p.
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Open LibraryOL23928773M
ISBN 139780691139661
LC Control Number2009039252
OCLC/WorldCa456420584

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They're teaching it again this term, and this year they've introduced a new textbook: On Fact and Fraud: Cautionary Tales from the Front Lines of Science by David Goodstein.

Published in March by Princeton University Press, the book grows out of Goodstein's considerable experience with science fraud as both vice provost and professor. Fact or Fraud.

These textbook errors are just the tip of the iceberg. It is disturbing to me that mainstream scientists have become a taboo that we are not allowed to question or challenge without being called ignorant or backward.

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