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The Resource Not a scientist : how politicians mistake, misrepresent, and utterly mangle science, Dave Levitan

Not a scientist : how politicians mistake, misrepresent, and utterly mangle science, Dave Levitan

Label
Not a scientist : how politicians mistake, misrepresent, and utterly mangle science
Title
Not a scientist
Title remainder
how politicians mistake, misrepresent, and utterly mangle science
Statement of responsibility
Dave Levitan
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A revelatory examination of the political tricks used to subvert scientific progress cites the notorious tactics and debates employed by government leaders to rationalize misconduct or promote non-scientific agendas
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Levitan, Dave
Dewey number
303.48/3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
Q175.5
LC item number
.L4745 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Science
  • Technology
  • Science
  • Technology
Label
Not a scientist : how politicians mistake, misrepresent, and utterly mangle science, Dave Levitan
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The oversimplification -- The cherry-pick -- The butter-up and undercut -- The demonizer -- The blame the blogger -- The ridicule and dismiss -- The literal nitpick -- The credit snatch -- The certain uncertainty -- The blind eye to follow-up -- The lost in translation -- The straight-up fabrication
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xii, 256 pages
Isbn
9780393353327
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Lccn
2016029048
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40027137265
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Not a scientist : how politicians mistake, misrepresent, and utterly mangle science, Dave Levitan
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The oversimplification -- The cherry-pick -- The butter-up and undercut -- The demonizer -- The blame the blogger -- The ridicule and dismiss -- The literal nitpick -- The credit snatch -- The certain uncertainty -- The blind eye to follow-up -- The lost in translation -- The straight-up fabrication
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xii, 256 pages
Isbn
9780393353327
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Lccn
2016029048
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40027137265
Other physical details
illustrations

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