Re: Patriarchy: Re: What Matriarchy?

Stephen Barnard (
Sun, 18 Aug 1996 13:18:47 -0800

Stephen Barnard wrote:


> Otherwise, your point is well taken. Data-fudging -- even unconscious
> data-fudging -- in not uncommon. However, the career of any scientist
> whio is caught intentionally fudging data is over.
> Steve Barnard

I see that in a new book, Not Even Wrong, Martin Orans accuses Margaret
Mead, the great champion of cultural determinism, of deliberately
fudging her data in Coming of Age in Samoa, and not merely of being
naive, as Feeman charged. (I've only read a review.)

Steve Barnard