27: Complaints and grievances

Episode 27 · September 23rd, 2016 · 52 mins 45 secs

About this Episode

Dan and James discuss complaints and grievances. Stay tuned for part 2 where things get positive.

Some of the topics discussed:

  • Conflicts of interest
  • Criticism in psychology
  • Why does there seem to be so much bad blood in psychology?
  • Retracted papers: fraud or sloppiness?
  • Authors not acknowledging your peer-review remarks
  • The short-term nature of research
  • The benefits of 'centers of excellence'


  • The 'vibe of the thing' scene from 'The Castle' (Great Aussie film)


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