Climategate and the exclusionary principle

A new paper by Garud et al (Social Studies of Science, forthcoming) reviews Climategate and analyses some of the sociology involved.

The authors conclude that while climatologists – or at least the Hockey Team – were seeking to protect the space in which they operated, their actions actually led to the destabilisation of that space.

Bishop Hill

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One response to “Climategate and the exclusionary principle

  1. Corruption of any kind eventually crumbles, and the harder one tries to support it, the faster it falls apart.

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