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Skeptic Organisations: Committee for Skeptical Inquiry, Snopes.Com, Quackwatch, James Randi Educational Foundation Source Wikipedia

Skeptic Organisations: Committee for Skeptical Inquiry, Snopes.Com, Quackwatch, James Randi Educational Foundation

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Published August 16th 2011
ISBN : 9781157662181
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30 pages
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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 28. Chapters: Committee for Skeptical Inquiry, Snopes.com, Quackwatch, James Randi Educational Foundation, The National Council Against Health Fraud, Center for Inquiry, Pigasus Award, The Skeptics Society, List of skeptics and skeptical organizations, Australian Skeptics, Vereniging tegen de Kwakzalverij, Richard Dawkins Foundation for Reason and Science, Federation of Indian Rationalist Associations, CICAP, Abraham Kovoors challenge, F reningen Vetenskap och Folkbildning, Stichting Skepsis, New Zealand Skeptics, Committee for the Scientific Examination of Religion, Irish Skeptics Society, Skeptik.ee, Science and Rationalists Association of India, New England Skeptical Society, Centre for Inquiry Canada, Military Association of Atheists & Freethinkers, Dakshina Kannada Rationalist Association, HealthWatch, International Zetetic Challenge, Sociedade Brasileira de C ticos e Racionalistas, Sociedade da Terra Redonda, Peoples Science Center. Excerpt: Quackwatch is an American non-profit organization founded by Stephen Barrett with the stated aim being to combat health-related frauds, myths, fads, fallacies, and misconduct and with a primary focus on providing quackery-related information that is difficult or impossible to get elsewhere. Since 1996 it has operated the alternative medicine watchdog website, quackwatch.org, that advises the public on unproven or ineffective alternative medicine remedies. The site contains articles and other information criticizing many forms of alternative medicine. Quackwatch cites peer-reviewed journal articles and has received several awards. The site is developed with the assistance from a worldwide network of volunteers and expert advisors. It has received positive recognition and recommendation from mainstream organizations and sources. It has been recognized in the media, which cite quack...