Scientific Decision-making (the book for Bio301D)
Chapter 4. Models are the building blocks of science
Chapter 5. All models are false. But some are useful anyway
Chapter 6. Models of sex in condom testing
Chapter 7. Are you too intoxicated to drive safely?
Chapter 8. Eradicating infectious disease
Chapter 9. Health risks
Chapter 11A. Where
do numbers come from?
Chapter 12. Drug and DWI testing protocols ensure data accuracy
Chapter 13. DNA typing now and before
Chapter 14. Science and the criminal justice system
Chapter 15. Data presentation
Chapter 16. Is science logical?
Chapter 17. Uncertainty and random:
when is a conclusion justified?
Chapter 18. Correlations are hard to interpret
Chapter 19. Controls
Chapter 20. Prisoners of silence
Chapter 21. Experiments make the best controls
Chapter 22. Some problems are intrinsically difficult
Chapter 23. Biological correlates of being gay - biological determinism?
Chapter 23A. Established results that fade: system-wide bias in favor of 'new and exciting'
Chapter 24. Conflict and the corruption of science
Chapter 26. Our brains intrinsically mislead us