A different review.A conservative atheist praises “Uncle Tom’s Cabin” and glorifies that devout christian lady. Link to the written review Link to Dutch original of the review
Accompanying video of long TEXT: Lies, damned lies, statistics and criminology. Direct Link to that long text.
Differences in sentencing in similar cases? This Long TEXT was the second non-peer review of the (now defunct) Dutch website ‘Emperors & Clothes’ (Keizers & Kleren). I discussed the article Differences in sentencing in similar cases that appeared in episode 2012-11 of the Dutch Legal Journal (‘Nederlands Juristenblad’ (NJB)). In publishing this English translation, I… Continue reading Lies, damned lies, statistics and criminology
Video + TEXT on transgenderism
In 2009, the Journal of Criminology [A Dutch journal, ‘Tijdschrift voor Criminologie, hence: ‘TVC’ further on] published the article “Recidivism after community service and after prison sentences”. The authors claimed to have demonstrated that offenders reoffend less after community service than after a prison sentence. At the beginning of 2011, the study was the subject… Continue reading Why exactly no placebo punishments?
.. To some extent I was alarmed rereading my own text in translation …. about a note in my 2012 text ..
In Dutch this text is available at the Academia account of Frans Groenendijk too (see link in footer). It was first published in 2012 at Keizers en Kleren (Emperors and clothes), a website about science that does not exist anymore. So yes: the article is older than the previous one in this category TEXT: Real… Continue reading Peer-reviewing and the prestige of science: A plea for non-peer reviewing
We should not be surprised at the tenacity and doggedness of the most arrogant scientists. Links: Judicial Internationalism: the announcement. The actual translation Real Science and Climate Science. Link to the original even longer text in Dutch:
The possibilities and limitations of science have occupied me for a very long time. 44 years ago I wrote a paper for the course science theory, for which I received high grades. The main reason for this was undoubtedly that I had partly based it on the book Personal Knowledge by the genius, but not… Continue reading Real science and climate science