Cognitive Science · Evolutionary Psychology · Psychology

The Psychologists Take Power

This is a about an article by Tamsin Shaw that appeared in the February 25, 2016 issue of The New York Review of Books.  The title of the article is The Psychologists Take Power.

The article is about the rash of important books by the new psychologists, the so-called Evolutionary Psychologists or behavioral biologists or several other names..  Below is a list of the sources drawn on for this article. This is pretty much a who’s who of important evolutionary psychologists.

Sources Drawn on for this article by Tamsin Shaw:

Report to the Special Committee of the Board of Directors of the American Psychological Association: Independent Review Relating to APA Ethics Guidelines, National Security Interrogations, and Torture

by David H. Hoffman and others
542 pp., July 2015

Estimating the Reproducibility of Psychological Science

by Brian Nosek and others
Science, August 28, 2015
Actually I haven’t gotten around to even beginning this post yet.  But this is an important article and I didn’t want to forget about it.  I’ll get the post written soon, it’s number two on my list.
This post is still in progress.  It should be finished soon.
J32,PalmCircle,DR,Spring
Circle Palm Sea and Beach, Dominican Republic.  Picture by Hanselmann Photography. 

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s