In a more serious 1977 article in the New England Journal of Medicine, "The Frankenstein Factor
," Gaylin argued that being anti-technology is "self-hatred that we cannot afford and must not indulge."
That extra, additional, unanalyzed variable I have called "The Frankenstein Factor." I define this as having two components.
A second element operating in the Frankenstein Factor concerns a bias about the nature of the area studied.