At last another voice of reason, hopefully more step forward soon…
Author Information: Kevin Dew, Victoria University of Wellington, firstname.lastname@example.org
Dew, Kevin. “Public Health and the Necessary Limits of Advocacy.” Social Epistemology Review and Reply Collective 5, no. 7 (2016): 26-29.
Please refer to:
- Judith Wilyman PhD controversy | Wikipedia Entry
- Martin, Brian. “Public Health and Academic Freedom.”Social Epistemology Review and Reply Collective 5, no. 6 (2016): 44-49.
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Whilst I was an academic member of a department of public health I gained a great deal of respect for my colleagues. For most of them there was a strong sense of social justice underlying their work and a commitment to improving the health of the population. Brian Martin makes a compelling argument decrying the poor scholarship and argumentation offered by two Australian public health academics who have misrepresented the work of one of…
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