Becoming an expert in any field requires training, dedication and time. Usually, society rewards experts by trusting their analysis, conclusions and judgement. Why then do some people choose to deny science? The consequences can be devastating for our society, our environment and, ultimately, our future.
Why Trust Science?
The University Center for Human Values Series
Princeton UP, 2019
The War on Science
Who’s Waging It, Why It Matters, What We Can Do About It
Milkweed Editions, 2016
Or Why Celebrities, Politicians, and Activists Aren’t Your Best Source of Health Information
Columbia UP, 2018
How America Lost Faith in Expertise
And Why That's a Giant Problem
Foreign Affairs, 2017
How Irrational Thinking Hinders Scientific Progress, Harms the Planet, and Threatens Our Lives
Penguin Group (USA), 2010