Dr Jacques Benveniste replies:

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Media, scientific journals and science communication: examining the construction of scientific controversies
This paper analyzes the role of the media in the construction of the “water with memory” controversy. It demonstrates that the universality of the canons of the scientific enterprise transcends theExpand
The Use and Abuse of Science
Moral issues concerning the use and abuse of science are broached in this chapter. Scientists have responsibilities to conduct their research in such a way as to respect and acknowledge theExpand
Historical Overview of Rhythmic Stimulation Procedures in Health and Disease
This chapter attempts to clarify some of the confusion by presenting an historical overview of relatively specific procedures using rhythmic stimulation for healing purposes from antiquity to present day. Expand
The Argument Form "Appeal to Galileo": A Critical Appreciation of Doury’s Account
Following a linguistic-descriptivist approach, Marianne Doury has studied debates about “parasciences” (e.g. astrology), discovering that “parascientists” frequently argue by “appeal to Galileo”Expand
The Pelvis and Herbal Medicine
Despite double-blind, randomized studies that clearly show the ineffectiveness of plant extracts like saw palmetto for prostatitis or black cohosh for menopausal women, well-educated people still use these extracts. Expand
The mathematics of dilution.
  • B. Chatterjee
  • Mathematics, Medicine
  • Homeopathy : the journal of the Faculty of Homeopathy
  • 2014
Examination of dilution in the light of the Langmuir equation shows that homeopathic medicines may not be as dilute as a simplistic application of Avogadro's Principle suggests, due to surface effects. Expand
Evidence in biology and the conditions of success
I describe two traditions of philosophical accounts of evidence: one characterizes the notion in terms of signs of success, the other characterizes the notion in terms of conditions of success. TheExpand
Towards a Critical Philosophy of Science: Continental Beginnings and Bugbears, Whigs, and Waterbears
Continental philosophy of science has developed alongside mainstream analytic philosophy of science. But where continental approaches are inclusive, analytic philosophies of science are not–excludingExpand
Sir John Maddox and the Ethics of Heresy
  • P. R. Wolpe
  • Philosophy, Medicine
  • The American journal of bioethics : AJOB
  • 2009
Over his 22 years as editor of Nature, Sir John Maddox was largely responsible for developing and diversifying one of the top general science journals in the world, and set a standard that other journals have since tried to emulate. Expand
Nobel oder Ig®Nobel? Stockholm oder Harvard
Wie immer man den Ig®Nobelpreis geschmacklich auch bewerten mag, eine Ehre ist es auf jeden Fall. Lassen Sie sich von gelegentlichen Miesmachern nicht entmutigen und die Lust auf den Ig®NobelpreisExpand