Trust Us, We're Experts!: How Industry Manipulates Science and Gambles with Your Future

Read ! Trust Us, Were Experts!: How Industry Manipulates Science and Gambles with Your Future PDF by * Rampton, Sheldon, Stauber, John eBook or Kindle ePUB Online free. Trust Us, Were Experts!: How Industry Manipulates Science and Gambles with Your Future Science is becoming our enemy instead of our friend (Dr. Robert Becker) Robert Proctor understood the situation perfectly well when he stated : Science has a face, a house, and a price; it is important to ask who is doing science, in what institutional context, and at what cost.In 1960 we had 63 scientific reports on asbestosis. The 11 studies founded by the asbestos industry found no link whatsoever between asbestos and lung cancer. The othe. I Am Happily Aghast -- My 18-Yr-Old Loves It --

Trust Us, We're Experts!: How Industry Manipulates Science and Gambles with Your Future

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Asin : 096518868X
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Number of Pages : 359 Pages
Publish Date : 0000-00-00
Language : English

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Trust Us, We're Experts!: How Industry Manipulates Science and Gambles with Your Future

"Science is becoming our enemy instead of our friend" (Dr. Robert Becker) Robert Proctor understood the situation perfectly well when he stated : "Science has a face, a house, and a price; it is important to ask who is doing science, in what institutional context, and at what cost."In 1960 we had 63 scientific reports on asbestosis. The 11 studies founded by the asbestos industry found no link whatsoever between asbestos and lung cancer. The othe. "I Am Happily Aghast -- My 18-Yr-Old Loves It -- Great Gift!" according to JesusGeek. You might call me the "aging hippie mom" wondering when and if my teenaged son would *ever* get passionate about, and see, some important truths of what is happening in the world today. He's a great kid, but frankly he's pushing eighteen and I had given up hope of his ever "seeing the light" if he didn't by now -- the "light" in this sense meaning a lot of the truths that w. Welcome to reality! Adam F. Jewell You probably take most print and broadcast news at face value; you put a certain degree of trust in media outlets. In "Trust Us, We're Experts" John and Sheldon explore behind the scenes factors that influence the news and scientific reports we are exposed to every day.PR "spin" can, and often does occur on both sides of many issues. The length that companies go to, to set-

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