Talk:Thinking Scientifically

Course Feedback Edit

Please provide course feedback here.--Lbeaumont (discusscontribs) 17:59, 22 October 2018 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Journal of Homeopathy peer review Edit

I was surprised to learn that the articles in the Journal of Homeopathy undergo peer review See: How can pseudoscience persist in the face of peer review? Can peer review become incestuous? Note the low cite score. --Lbeaumont (discusscontribs) 18:13, 23 October 2018 (UTC)Reply[reply]

the Mertonian Norms Edit

Examine the Mertonian Norms of universalism, communalism, disinterestedness, and organized skepticism. See: Can this improve the course? --Lbeaumont (discusscontribs) 18:14, 23 October 2018 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Bayesian view of scientific virtues Edit

This article on the Bayesian view of scientific virtues provides a valuable quantitative analysis of the basis for thinking scientifically. See: Consider integrating these insights to improve the existing article. --Lbeaumont (discusscontribs) 14:21, 29 October 2020 (UTC)Reply[reply]

A 21st-century enlightenment article and "Understanding Evolves" Edit

The substack article "A 21st-century enlightenment" provides good examples of how understanding evolves. Perhaps these ideas can be integrated into the course. --Lbeaumont (discusscontribs) 11:55, 13 March 2022 (UTC)Reply[reply]

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