Read the Work

BOOK CHAPTERS

  • McCaffree, K. J., & Saide, A. R. (forthcoming). An Investigation into the Economic, Social and Psychological Dimensions of COVID-19 Concern. In J. Fong (Ed.), Reconfiguring Community and Society: The Consequences of Pandemic Distancing Around the World. University of Toronto Press.
  • McCaffree, K. J., & Saide, A. R. (forthcoming). Is atheism good for your health? In T. Taira (Ed.), Atheism in Five Minutes. Equinox Publishing.

PEER-REVIEWED ARTICLES

  • Saide, A. R., McCaffree, K. J., & Richert, R. A. (In press, 2021). Does “faith” in science correlate with indicators of well-being? Evidence for differential effects by gender. Journal of Cognition and Culture.
  • McCaffree, K. J., Saide, A. R., & Shermer, M. B. (2020). The racial dynamics underlying crime commission, emotionality, and last statements among executed offenders in Texas. Journal of Ethnicity in Criminal Justice, 18(1), 72-94. doi: 10.1080/15377938.2019.1693466
  • McCaffree, K. J., & Saide, A. R. (2017). Do secular and religious social networks meet the same individual and societal needs?. Religion, Brain & Behavior, 1-4. doi: 10.1080/2153599X.2016.1249912

POPULAR SCIENCE

  • McCready, M., Saide, A. R., & McCaffree, K. J. (2020). Unpacking political life in America. Skeptic Magazine, 25(4).
  • Saide, A. R. & McCaffree, K. J. (2019). Book review: The coddling of the American mind. Skeptic Magazine, 24(1), 51-54. View here.
  • McCaffree, K. J., & Saide, A. R. (2014). Why is critical thinking so hard to teach? Skeptic Magazine, 19(4), 54-57. View here.

RESEARCH REPORTS (Released via the Skeptic research center)

Civil Unrest & Presidential Election Study (collected in 2020)

Social & Political Attitudes Study (collected in 2019)

  • McCaffree, K., & Saide, A. (2021). Has Time Spent with Family and Friends Declined? Skeptic Research Center, CUPES-009. Retrieve here.
  • McCaffree, K., & Saide, A. (2021). Why Are People Misinformed About Fatal Police Shootings? Skeptic Research Center, CUPES-008. Retrieve here.
  • McCaffree, K., & Saide, A. (2021). How Informed are Americans about Race and Policing? Skeptic Research Center, CUPES-007. Retrieve here.
  • Saide, A., & McCaffree, K. (2021). Outside of Politics, What Else Predicts Attitudes Towards Censorship? Skeptic Research Center, CUPES-006. Retrieve here.
  • Saide, A., & McCaffree, K. (2021). Censorship Attitudes and Voting Preferences. Skeptic Research Center, CUPES-005. Retrieve here.
  • Saide, A., & McCaffree, K. (2021). Trust in Institutions. Skeptic Research Center, CUPES-004. Retrieve here.
  • Saide, A., & McCaffree, K. (2020). Inequality and the Economy: Pandemic Tradeoffs. Skeptic Research Center, CUPES-003. Retrieve here.
  • Saide, A., & McCaffree, K. (2020). Intolerance is Lower Than You Might Think. Skeptic Research Center, CUPES-002. Retrieve here.
  • Saide, A., & McCaffree, K. (2020). Did Political Disunity Change in 2020?. Skeptic Research Center, CUPES-001. Retrieve here.
  • Saide, A., & McCaffree, K. (2020). Viewpoint Diversity and Political Bias. Skeptic Research Center, SPAS-010. Retrieve here.
  • Saide, A., & McCaffree, K. (2020). Political Disagreement and Emotional Closeness. Skeptic Research Center, SPAS-009. Retrieve here.
  • Saide, A., & McCaffree, K. (2020). Political Orientation and Political Attitudes. Skeptic Research Center, SPAS-008. Retrieve here.
  • Saide, A., & McCaffree, K. (2020). Political Orientation and Information Sources. Skeptic Research Center, SPAS-007. Retrieve here.
  • Saide, A., & McCaffree, K. (2020). Political Orientation and Decision-Making. Skeptic Research Center, SPAS-006. Retrieve here.
  • Saide, A., & McCaffree, K. (2020). Political Affiliation and Attitudes about Language. Skeptic Research Center, SPAS-005. Retrieve here.
  • Saide, A., & McCaffree, K. (2020). Attitudes on Inequality and Political Affiliation. Skeptic Research Center, SPAS-004. Retrieve here.
  • Saide, A., & McCaffree, K. (2020). A Paradox of Tolerance?. Skeptic Research Center, SPAS-003. Retrieve here.
  • Saide, A., & McCaffree, K. (2020). Political Affiliation and Political Intolerance. Skeptic Research Center, SPAS-002. Retrieve here.
  • Saide, A., & McCaffree, K. (2020). Division in the Democratic Party. Skeptic Research Center, SPAS-001. Retrieve here.