An angiogram and computed-tomography scan of a man's brain, used to locate his language centre.
Chris Chambers's portrait should sit high on the wall of heroes in the movement to reform science. A cognitive neuroscientist and psychologist, Chambers has had an important role as an editor and advocate in identifying, challenging and changing practices responsible for the reproducibility crisis.
Many fields of science — social, life, physical and medical — have had to acknowledge in recent years that much of their published research is not replicable (see Nature 543, 619–620; 2017). Psychological science was hit hard by that problem early this decade. But it quickly joined the vanguard of reform. In The Seven Deadly Sins of Psychology — part history, part autobiography, largely manifesto — Chambers identifies some “sins”, from biased reasoning to outright fraud, that led us to this point. And he describes specific reforms, some already well under way, that will make science more transparent, accessible and reproducible. As he shows, the sins are (mostly) not those of individual scientists, but of the processes and incentive structures under which scientists work.
Chambers ably illustrates these failings with tales from psychological science. The first chapter describes a 2011 paper by social psychologist Daryl Bem that reported nine experiments demonstrating evidence of precognition — the ability to predict the future ( J. Pers. Soc. Psychol. 100, 407–425; 2011). Published in the American Psychological Association's prestigious Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, it left many psychologists outraged. The article had followed the rules of scientific practice. Its studies all supported the same hypothesis; its methods included randomization and standard-looking data analyses. But close scrutiny of the paper and subsequent failures to replicate the studies (plus the unwillingness of journals to publish those failures) revealed many of the sins.how manufacturer distribute their products where are migrant workers from how management is an art who project in kenya where project managers work how many solutions does the pair of equations what teaching subject pays the most how much workers comp do i get how long science museum london how does roadmap work in jira what business to start how often to service well how product teams work why is it important to check equipment before use how many solution calculator how far phone from eyes where to manage friends lists on facebook when startup become unicorn who technology transfer pdf where is technology made what business to start where's the london palladium what is far in development how much science diet to feed cat what manufacturer makes kia whose product is alexa how much science diet to feed dog who set up whatsapp where to set system property in java how much teaching english in thailand when project tiger was launched who solution for diarrhea how company equity works how many device disney plus how entrepreneur helps in economic development which product results from the breakdown of fibrin how much london to paris train why equipment is uncountable who is manager of manchester united how engineering helps the world how science and religion work together when workers refuse to work when entrepreneurship started which company makes monkeypox vaccine what project is lil wayne from how products are distributed who product iphone the de whose solution is y csinx who technology transfer guidelines who teaches luffy haki when design menu is open where to meet entrepreneurs differential equation whose solution is y cx c c 3 how many device can airpod pro connect startup who is vera who regulates whom dance where solutions how many startup fails in india where to teach online classes which project element is an accessibility feature from where to start teaching english grammar where business transactions are recorded and categorized where startup was filmed how many project zorgo members are there who manufactured my windows when solution of ni2 and nh3 how far phone from apple watch where the london is located where is origins product from when manager ask for feedback where to go from london how long device ban snapchat where technology and humanity cross how many manufacturing companies are in nigeria which project sekai character are you which device is a general purpose computing device who teaches you english iphone 13 from where computer science how much technology is in the world startup where is izzy when solution of nacl and agno3 are mixed how business owners pay themselves whose solution is used for whitewashing why roadmap is important when technology and humanity cross sts ppt which solutions are hypotonic how many system apps should i have which products contain xylitol why project management interview question which engineering major should i choose when boot up how many startups are there in india why technology is important in education how much solution for bissell carpet cleaner how much product to bring to a trade show what design is on each oreo how much technology has china stolen how much business insurance cost where's device management on iphone who's are whose when system testing is performed what startup accelerators really do who company owns sixt car rental who product catalogue road map what is the definition what tech would look like how manufacturer's warranty where project manager can work why startups are important how business taxes work when technology pushes the boundaries of art where is mondo from project runway what technology can mennonites use where technology comes from when company goes public how much manager salary in india whose product is a maximum