Frauds, myths, and mysteries: science and pseudoscience in archaeology

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Mayfield Pub., Jan 1, 1996 - Body, Mind & Spirit - 290 pages
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User Review  - jen.e.moore - LibraryThing

We were a little at cross-purposes, the author and I - he's interested in proving that these beliefs are silly, and I'm interested in why people believe these things in the first place. It was a ... Read full review

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User Review  - quantum_flapdoodle - LibraryThing

The author discusses various hypotheses in the field of archaeolgy, and explains what the evidence suggests. Overall a very good book, but the author has the annoying, and all too common, habit of ... Read full review

Contents

Science and Pseudoscience
1
How You Know What You Know
13
The Case of Childbed Fever
24
Copyright

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KENNETH L. FEDER is Professor of Anthropology, Central Connecticut State University.

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