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Fads and fallacies in the name of science / Martin Gardner.


New York : Dover Publications, 1957.
ISBN 0486203948, 9780486203942

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Standard Title In the name of science
Subjects Bedrog.
Science -- Miscellanea.
Science.
Sciences.
Wetenschap.
Description 363 pages ; 21 cm
Copyright Date 1957.
Notes "A revised and expanded edition of the work first published in 1952 under the title In the name of science."
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Also issued online.
Contents In the name of science -- Flat and hollow -- Monsters of doom -- The Forteans -- Flying saucers -- Zig-zag-and-swirl -- Down with Einstein! -- Sir Isaac Babson -- Dowsing rods and doodlebugs -- Under the microscope -- Geology versus Genesis -- Lysenkoism -- Apologists for hate -- Atlantis and Lemuria -- The Great Pyramid -- Medical cults -- Medical quacks -- Food faddists -- Throw away your glasses! -- Eccentric sexual theories -- Orgonomy -- Dianetics -- General semantics, et cetera -- From bumps to handwriting -- ESP and PK -- Bridley Murphy and other matters.
Genre Miscellanea.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)233892
(OCoLC)ocm00233892
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Gardner, Martin, 1914-2010.
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