Fads and fallacies in the name of science
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." -- The New Yorker.
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Read it a long long time ago, but loved it. Was my first introduction to Martin Gardner.
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Not enjoying it this time as much as I have his books previously -- feels more "list like" than his other books I've read, maybe. I am now wondering if Scully from The X-Files was named after Frank ... Read full review
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Fads and Fallacies in the Name of Science was Martin Gardner's second book , and has become a classic in the literature of entertaining scientific ...
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Book: Fads and Fallacies in the Name of Science by Martin Gardner. This is an old classic about pseudoscience. In fact, it's fifty years old this year. ...
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Martin Gardner's book Fads and Fallacies in the Name of Science (1957; an expanded version of his 1952 book Fads and Fallacies) is one of those rare books ...
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A flop in hardcover, it was picked up by Dover and reissued in revised form under the title Fads and Fallacies in the Name of Science (1957), ...
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Fads and Fallacies in the Name of Science. Dover Publications. Goran, M. (1979), Fact, Fraud and Fantasy. Cranbury NJ: as Barnes and Co., Inc. Hatton, ...
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Martin Gardner's Fads and Fallacies In the Name of Science, now fifty years old and still in print, is the classic in the field. Remarkably, many or most of ...
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Fads And Fallacies. In The Name. Of The Environment. by ROBERT WHITE-STEVENS,. Bureau of Conservation and Environmental Science,. Rutgers University ...
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