Historically, when modern science gained political and cultural ascendance, various medical groups have sought legitimacy, power, and popular support and have co-opted governmental authorities to legitimize their causes. [...]
Alison Klairmont is a Research Associate at the University of California, Berkeley, Graduate Division.
These defects and the fact that one of the sponsoring foundations is devoted to funding research investigating metaphysical healing cast doubt on the investigators’ objectivity. [...]