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- What is Subliminal Influence?
- The term subliminal is technically archaic , though it is still in common use. The problem is that it is hopelessly bound to the concept of a well-defined sensory threshold, a concept made obsolete by the introduction of signal detection theory into...
Parapsychology >> Subliminal Persuasion
- Why are some experts skeptical about subliminal influence?
- There was once a legitimate scientific controversy over whether subliminal perception really occurs or not. The question was whether someone can perceive something unconsciously. All kinds of experiments were performed to try to prove that we were...
Parapsychology >> Subliminal Persuasion
- King James Bible: Deuteronomy, Chapter 25
- Chapter 25 25:1 If there be a controversy between men, and they come unto judgment, that the judges may judge them; then they shall justify the righteous, and condemn the wicked. 25:2 And it shall be, if the wicked man be worthy to be beaten, that the judge...
Old Testament >> Deuteronomy
- A Cup of Hemlock: Dealing with Conflict in Coven and Congregation
- There have always been those folks who point out our foibles, and make us take an uncomfortable look at our world, as well as those who simply had the misfortune to point out the obvious when it was unwelcome. Then there are troublemakers, folks who go out of...
Paganism & Wicca >> Daily Life
- Magicians Who Endorsed Psychic Phenomena
- Conjurors have long played a role in psychical research. Many people are under the impression that magicians are total skeptics when it comes to psychic phenomena. It comes as a surprise to many (including some magicians), to learn that this is by no means...
>> Psychic Abilities
- The Religious Experience: A Wiccan Viewpoint
- What is religion? Religion is a set of beliefs which allow us to understand and categorize our world and our place in it. A set of beliefs which define our culture, our expectations, our views of people and behaviors we expect. I have found several different...
Religion & Philosophy >> Religions
Sociobiology Controversy is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, Sociobiology Controversy books and related discussion.
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- Trojan Horses in the Sociobiology Debate - Science Studies
- Science Studies 1/2000. Science Studies, Vol. 13(2000) No.
- Wilson E 0. Sociobiology: the new synthesis. Cambridge, MA
- trigger the “sociobiology controversy” that at- tracted a great deal of public attention during the late 1970s.
- State Legislature
- However, the film fails to present the controversy over Sociobiology in all “The Sociobiology controversy forced Ed Wilson, reluctantly, into the limelight.
- 1 - SUNY Press
- The Sociobiology Controversy.
Suggested News Resources
- Nature's Oracle: The Life and Work of WD Hamilton by Ullica Segerstrale – review
- Her monumental earlier study of the sociobiology controversy, Defenders of the Truth, stands her in good stead here. She also impresses in balancing her obvious affection for Hamilton with a clear-eyed view of his foibles.
Suggested Web Resources
- Against Sociobiology - Article | First Things
- Sociobiology extended Darwinian insights about bodies to behavior, and may be thought of as having revived the old controversy about nature and nurture.
- Amazon.com: Defenders of the Truth: The Sociobiology Debate
- How do scientists separate their politics from their work--or is such a distinction even possible?
- The Politics of Sociobiology by Stephen Jay Gould, Joseph Alper
- May 31, 1979 The Illusion of Sociobiology from the October 12, 1978 issue social and political issues which are at the heart of the sociobiology controversy.
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