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❰Download❯ ➵ The Scientific Attitude: Defending Science from Denial, Fraud, and Pseudoscience (The MIT Press) Author Lee McIntyre – 17th-century.co An argument that what makes science distinctive is its emphasis on evidence and scientists' willingness to change theories on the basis of new evidenceAttacks on science have become commonplace ClaimsAn argument that what makes science distinctive is its emphasis on evidence and scientists' willingness to change theories on the basis of new evidenceAttacks on science have become commonplace Claims that climate change isn't settled science that evolution is “only a theory” and that scientists are conspiring to keep the truth about vaccines from the public are staples of some politicians' rhetorical repertoire Defenders of science often point to its discoveries penicillin relativity without explaining exactly why scientific claims are superior In this b.

Ook Lee McIntyre argues that what distinguishes science from its rivals is what he calls “the scientific attitude”―caring about evidence and being willing to change theories on the basis of new evidence The history of science is littered with theories that were scientific but turned out to be wrong; the scientific attitude reveals why even a failed theory can help us to understand what is special about science McIntyre offers examples that illustrate both scientific success a reduction in childbed fever in the nineteenth century and failure the flawed.

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