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A committee created a fictitious author, Ian Mitroff, who published a paper that violated scientific guidelines. The Mitroff paper recommended an advocacy strategy for scientific research; it said that scientists should vigorously defend their initial hypothesis. I use the advocacy strategy to scientifically prove that Mitroff does not exist.
Armstrong, J. S. (1980). Advocacy as a Scientific Strategy: The Mitroff Myth. Retrieved from http://repository.upenn.edu/marketing_papers/116
Date Posted: 15 June 2007
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