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The Resource Fads and fallacies in the social sciences, Steven Goldberg

Fads and fallacies in the social sciences, Steven Goldberg

Label
Fads and fallacies in the social sciences
Title
Fads and fallacies in the social sciences
Statement of responsibility
Steven Goldberg
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Action
Committed to retain
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1941-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Goldberg, Steven
Index
index present
LC call number
H61.15
LC item number
.G65 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Social sciences
  • Political correctness
  • Fallacies (Logic)
  • Ideology
Label
Fads and fallacies in the social sciences, Steven Goldberg
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Erosion of the social sciences -- Group differences and the fallacies of pure environmentalism -- Some things you'd rather not know about the SAT and IQ tests -- Does the death penalty deter? further thoughts -- Is the death penalty discriminatory? -- Black murder -- The masculinization of the world -- The logic of patriarchy -- Are males better at mathematical reasoning? -- Homosexuality: questions of logic and social policy -- Why there's no point to arguing about abortion -- Athletics and sexual equality -- Why it's still OK to believe that O. J. did it: a criminological paradox -- Anatomy of a misconception: the super bowl and the stock market -- What's in a name? -- So there: the reasons why the coup failed -- Jackie Robinson -- Bob Dylan and the poetry of salvation: the four great albums -- Home: America and the nature of human society -- Steven Goldberg: the most controversial professor in America / William Helmreich
Control code
50018526
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
230 p.
Isbn
9781591020042
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2002068835
Label
Fads and fallacies in the social sciences, Steven Goldberg
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Erosion of the social sciences -- Group differences and the fallacies of pure environmentalism -- Some things you'd rather not know about the SAT and IQ tests -- Does the death penalty deter? further thoughts -- Is the death penalty discriminatory? -- Black murder -- The masculinization of the world -- The logic of patriarchy -- Are males better at mathematical reasoning? -- Homosexuality: questions of logic and social policy -- Why there's no point to arguing about abortion -- Athletics and sexual equality -- Why it's still OK to believe that O. J. did it: a criminological paradox -- Anatomy of a misconception: the super bowl and the stock market -- What's in a name? -- So there: the reasons why the coup failed -- Jackie Robinson -- Bob Dylan and the poetry of salvation: the four great albums -- Home: America and the nature of human society -- Steven Goldberg: the most controversial professor in America / William Helmreich
Control code
50018526
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
230 p.
Isbn
9781591020042
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2002068835

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