The Motivated Rejection of Science

The Motivated Rejection of Science

There are 2 comments on the Slashdot story from Sep 8, 2012, titled The Motivated Rejection of Science. In it, Slashdot reports that:

Layzej writes " New research to be published in a forthcoming issue of Psychological Science has found that those who subscribed to one or more conspiracy theories or who strongly supported a free market economy were more likely to reject the findings from climate science as well as other sciences.

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Anonymous

Upland, CA

#1 Sep 9, 2012
You people are crazy. Anyone who questions what they are taught or told ie. Corporate news media and government funded education camps (schools) , you are labling as nut jobs who will then probably be canidates for forced medication because they suffer from some kind of sceintific disease that was dreamed up by a government paid sceintist and then a vaccination will be ordered so no other slaves will try to step put of line.
Vaccines Cause Autism

Winnipeg, Canada

#4 Sep 11, 2012
Anonymous wrote:
You people are crazy. Anyone who questions what they are taught or told ie. Corporate news media and government funded education camps (schools), you are labling as nut jobs who will then probably be canidates for forced medication because they suffer from some kind of sceintific disease that was dreamed up by a government paid sceintist and then a vaccination will be ordered so no other slaves will try to step put of line.
You got that right.

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