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July 17, 2023

Diverse Identities Are Irrelevant to Science

John Staddon

Duke Psychologist John Staddon says there is little evidence that demographic diversity strengthens scientific research.

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January 10, 2023

Stratification Economics: How Social Science Fails

John Staddon

In violation of the most basic tenets of social science, the proposed sub field of “Stratification Economics” seeks to limit, rather than expand, our understanding of income variation betw......

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July 22, 2022

The Faith of Science

John Staddon

It is an old but wise truism that the facts of science cannot provide a set of values by which to live.  But when the motives and values necessary to sustain it are strongly reinforced, scie......

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