TOPIC: The Nature of Scientific Knowledge Everyday Errors in Reasoning: Overgeneralization Selective or Inaccurate Observation Illogical Reasoning Resistance to Change Be able to provide examples from Michael Moore's Bowling for Columbine Examples of Soci
The Nature of
Key characteristics of scientific approach.
Whats a good question?
Process of Research
Wheel of Science
Principles underlying the
standard process of science
The Nature of Scientific Knowledge
The Wheel of Science
Key components of hypotheses
Direction of association?
Antecedent versus Intervening
Antecedent = occurs prior in time to
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