Pseudoscience. Core 270 Spring 2008 Dr. Sharon Fredericks. What is Pseudoscience?. Definition: Things presented as science but which do not meet ______________________________ Conclusions are NOT derived from valid empirical data Contradict currently accepted theories
Dr. Sharon Fredericks
Cryptozoology (Loch Ness monster, Bigfoot)
Graphology (Personality from writing)
Belief of paranormal phenomena is strong among the public.
Schick & Vaughn: