Quotation of the Day…

by Don Boudreaux on January 2, 2014

in Science, Scientism

… is from page 72 of the second edition (1998) of Deirdre McCloskey’s insightful 1985 study, The Rhetoric of Economics:

If “science” means “indubitable,” then there is no science in science.  If it means “very persuasive,” then much clear and honest thinking is scientific.

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