ERIC Number: EJ665576
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
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Prevention Programs and Scientific Nonsense.
Gorman, D. M.
Policy Review, n117 p65-75 Feb-Mar 2003
Discusses attempts to examine the scientific base of widely advocated prevention programs, describing how one professor experienced hostility when examining program evaluation data. It focuses on science and the learned theory; science, anti-science, and pseudo-science; anti-science and health promotion; pseudoscience and health promotion; and critical thinking versus political thinking. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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