TITLE

Balance?

AUTHOR(S)
Farrell, Liam
PUB. DATE
June 2010
SOURCE
BMJ: British Medical Journal (Overseas & Retired Doctors Edition;6/26/2010, Vol. 340 Issue 7761, p1422
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
The author claims that debate is not necessary in science issues because science acknowledges uncertainty.
ACCESSION #
51932636

 

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