What Lurks Behind the Brain Image: Differentiating Neuroscience from Neuro-Bunk

TitleWhat Lurks Behind the Brain Image: Differentiating Neuroscience from Neuro-Bunk
Publication TypeAudiovisual
Year of Publication2008
AuthorsAguirre, GK
PublisherUniversity of Pennsylvania, Center for Neuroscience and Society
KeywordsBIOETHICS , JOURNALISM , neuroscience , Public Engagement and Science
AbstractThis talk, given by Dr. Geoffrey K. Aguirre, assistant professor of neurology and member of the Center for Functional Neuroimaging at Penn., focuses on the way in which pictures of the brain, or neuroimaging, is used in the popular press and in areas other than neuroscience, and problems in the interpretation of these images.
NotesAvailable through the Ethics in Science and Engineering National Clearinghouse
URLhttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WdsMEISSChQ
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