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  • D A Gillies
  • 2001
Introduction In a recent article in BioEssays, John F. Allen uses Popper's philosophy of science to argue on p. 107 that``There is no induction machine'', and that looking for one will result in``waste of resources spent on the search itself.'' This argument is of great interest to me because I started my research life as a graduate student in philosophy of(More)
The hypothesis for this study was that a verbal advance organizer would increase learning and retention of class content more in subjects with greater field independence and with higher scholastic aptitude. The sample was 43 junior baccalaureate nursing students, randomly assigned to experimental and control groups. Sophomore cumulative grade point averages(More)
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