from day 08/10/2012

Journal of Cognition and Culture: New issue

Volume 12, (3-4) of the Journal of Cogition and Culture is out. TheTable of Content: Learning Possession Trance and Evaluating Oracles' Truthfulness in Jinè Cults of Bèlèdugu (Mali) Author: Berger, Laurent Implicit Bias, Executive Control and Information Proces...

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The spread of “Correlation does not imply causation”

Daniel Engber's short article at Slate on the success of the misleading formula "correlation does not imply causation" is doubly relevant here: as an example of the epidemiology of a scientific idea, and as a corrective to a cliché all too common in the social sciences: &q...

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