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    • Not a Scientist

    • How Politicians Mistake, Misrepresent and Utterly Mangle Science
    • By: Dave Levitan
    • Narrated by: Kevin Pariseau
    • Length: 6 hrs and 38 mins
    • Unabridged
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    In 1980, Ronald Reagan created one of the dumbest talking points of all time: "I'm not a scientist, but..." Since then, politicians have repeatedly committed egregious transgressions against scientific knowledge prefaced by this seemingly innocuous phrase. Yet, as science journalist Dave Levitan reveals, that line is just the tip of the melting iceberg when it comes to rhetorical tools wielded to attack scientific findings that don't cooperate with political agendas.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • We've never needed a book like this more

    • By Stephen Wight on 06-07-17
    • How Politicians Mistake, Misrepresent and Utterly Mangle Science
    • By: Dave Levitan
    • Narrated by: Kevin Pariseau
    • Length: 6 hrs and 38 mins
    • Release date: 04-18-17
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 46 ratings

    Regular price: $19.95