Science Friction: Where the Known Meets the Unknown

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Henry Holt, 2006 - Science - 296 pages
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In each of the fourteen essays of the book, the author explores the very personal barriers and biases that plague and propel science, especially when scientists push against the unknown.

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User Review  - Razinha - LibraryThing

This is an excellent group of essays. As a psychologist and science historian, as well as founder and editor of Skeptic, Shermer thinks!This book groups his thoughts into four sections: Science and ... Read full review

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Several of Michael Shermer's writings have been Hal's Picks in the past. Back in October of 1997 (link is external), I recommended his "Why People Believe Weird Things", Chapter Ten of which was ... Read full review

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