Pseudoscience Is a Legitimate Construct
William O’Donohue, Nicholas Cummings Professor of Organized Behavioral Healthcare Delivery, University of Nevada, Reno.
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Because science has such positive connotations in many circles, many try to make their efforts fall into this domain. However, some of these efforts are bad science and some are pseudoscience. The construct “pseudoscience” is defined and defended.