Not a Scientist : How Politicians Mistake, Misrepresent, and Utterly Mangle Science
by Dave Levitan


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The Butter-Up and Undercut. The Certain Uncertainty. The Straight-Up Fabrication. Dave Levitan dismantles all of these deceptive arguments, and many more, in this probing and hilarious examination of the ways our elected officials attack scientific findings that conflict with their political agendas.  Read more...


 
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Overview

The Butter-Up and Undercut. The Certain Uncertainty. The Straight-Up Fabrication. Dave Levitan dismantles all of these deceptive arguments, and many more, in this probing and hilarious examination of the ways our elected officials attack scientific findings that conflict with their political agendas. The next time you hear a politician say, "Well, I'm not a scientist, but...," you'll be ready.


 
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  • ISBN-13: 9780393353327
  • ISBN-10: 039335332X
  • Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
  • Publish Date: April 2017
  • Page Count: 272
  • Dimensions: 8 x 5.4 x 0.7 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.45 pounds


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Books > Science > Philosophy & Social Aspects
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