PHYS 192 - Science and Pseudoscience
Last offered Fall 2015
Extra-sensory perception, alien abduction, and psychic crime-solving from the standpoint of scientific inquiry and exploration; the scientific method, how science progresses, and the types of argumentative fallacies that pervade the pseudoscientific community; examples of good science and how the scientific method is self-correcting.
Voodoo Science: The Road from Foolishness to Fraud (Pbk.). 2001. Oxford University Press (recommended)
|Science and Pseudoscience||A||54434||LEC||1||1600 - 1720||M||158 Loomis Laboratory||Kevin T Pitts|