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The Resource Fads and fallacies in the name of science, Martin Gardner, (electronic resource)

Fads and fallacies in the name of science, Martin Gardner, (electronic resource)

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Fads and fallacies in the name of science
Title
Fads and fallacies in the name of science
Statement of responsibility
Martin Gardner
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This fair and witty appraisal examines some of the crazes and quackeries that have masqueraded as science. Discussions include hollow earth theories; Charles Fort and the Fortean Society; Wilhelm Reich and orgone sex energy; dianetics; flying saucers; food and medical fads; much more. "A very able and even-tempered presentation." {u2014} The New Yorker
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CtWfDGI
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1914-2010
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Gardner, Martin
Dewey number
  • 508
  • 508
Index
no index present
LC call number
Q173
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Science
Target audience
adult
Label
Fads and fallacies in the name of science, Martin Gardner, (electronic resource)
Link
http://lanepl.freading.com/ebooks/details/r:download/MDAwMDE4LTgyMjM0MDM=
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Control code
frd00008713
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (384 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access limited to subscribing institutions
Isbn
9780486131627
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unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780486131627
  • (Sirsi) b1441261
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System requirements: Adobe Digital editions
Label
Fads and fallacies in the name of science, Martin Gardner, (electronic resource)
Link
http://lanepl.freading.com/ebooks/details/r:download/MDAwMDE4LTgyMjM0MDM=
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Control code
frd00008713
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (384 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access limited to subscribing institutions
Isbn
9780486131627
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780486131627
  • (Sirsi) b1441261
System details
System requirements: Adobe Digital editions

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