Brian M. Hughes

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Brian Hughes is Professor of Psychology at the National University of Ireland, Galway. He has held visiting academic appointments at the Universities of Missouri, Leiden, and Birmingham, and at King's College London.

His research focuses on psychological stress and its impact on health, and on psychosocial moderators of stress processes. He also writes widely on the psychology of empiricism and of empirically disputable claims, especially as they pertain to science, health, and medicine. He holds Ph.D. and B.A. degrees from the National University of Ireland, and an Ed.M. degree from the State University of New York at Buffalo.
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“The solution to the problem of bad numbers is better numbers, not no numbers. The idea that statistics are a tool for lying to people hides the fact that it is people who do the lying.”
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“The solution to the problem of bad numbers is better numbers, not no numbers. The idea that statistics are a tool for lying to people hides the fact that it is people who do the lying.”
Brian M. Hughes, Psychology in Crisis

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