ERIC Number: EJ646513
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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Politics, Operant Conditioning, Galileo, and the American Psychological Association's Response to Rind et al. (1998).
Baird, Brian N.
American Psychologist, v57 n3 p189-92 Mar 2002
Discusses controversy surrounding a 1998 article on the effects of child sexual abuse, which resulted in official condemnation by Congress and actions by the American Psychological Association to assuage Congressional critics. Written from the perspective of a psychologist serving in Congress, this article discusses political and organizational dynamics that developed during this controversy. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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