The Resource Science, good, bad, and bogus, Martin Gardner

Science, good, bad, and bogus, Martin Gardner

Label
Science, good, bad, and bogus
Title
Science, good, bad, and bogus
Statement of responsibility
Martin Gardner
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1914-2010
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gardner, Martin
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
Q173
LC item number
.G354 1981
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Science
  • Parapsychology
  • Impostors and imposture
  • Sciences
  • Parapsychologie
  • Impostures
  • Impostors and imposture
  • Parapsychology
  • Science
Label
Science, good, bad, and bogus, Martin Gardner
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part One: 1. Hermit Scientists -- 2. "Bourgeois Idealism" in Soviet Nuclear Physics -- 3. The Ars Magna of Ramon Lull -- 4. Some Trends in Pseudoscience -- 5. Minifesto of the Institute of General Eclectics -- 6. Dermo-optical Perception: A Peek Down the Nose -- 7. Targ's ESP Teaching Machine -- 8. Magic and the Paraphysics -- 9. The Irrelevance of Conan Doyle -- 10. Great Fakes Science -- 11. Fliess, Freud, and Biorhythm -- 12. A Skeptic's View of Parapsychology -- 13. Einstein and ESP -- 14. A Second Einstein ESP Letter -- 15. Geller, Gulls, and Nitinol -- 16. The Extraordinary Mental Bending of Professor Taylor -- 17. Quantum Theory and Quack Theory -- 18. Tart's Failed Replication -- Part Two: 19. "ESP: A Scientific Evaluation" -- 20. "Ideas in Conflict" -- 21. "ESP, Seers and Psychics" -- 22."The Roots of Coincidence" -- 23. "Arthur Ford" -- 24. "The Preachers" -- 25. "Uri" and "Arigo" -- 26. "The New Nonsense" and "Supersenses" -- 27. "Superminds" and "The Magic of Uri Geller" -- 28. "Powers of Mind" -- 29. "The Gift of Inner Healing" -- 30. "Mind-Reach" and "The Search for Superman" -- 31. "Learning to Use Extrasensory Perception" -- 32. Seven Books on Black Holes -- 33. "Close Encounters of the Third Kind" -- 34. "Four Arguments for the Elimination of Television" -- 35. Four Books on Catastrophe Theory -- 36. "The Dancing Wu Li Masters" and "Lifetide" -- 37. "Broca's Brain" -- 38. Two Books on Talking Apes
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 408 pages
Isbn
9780879751449
Lccn
80084405
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)09201478
  • (OCoLC)ocm09201478
Label
Science, good, bad, and bogus, Martin Gardner
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part One: 1. Hermit Scientists -- 2. "Bourgeois Idealism" in Soviet Nuclear Physics -- 3. The Ars Magna of Ramon Lull -- 4. Some Trends in Pseudoscience -- 5. Minifesto of the Institute of General Eclectics -- 6. Dermo-optical Perception: A Peek Down the Nose -- 7. Targ's ESP Teaching Machine -- 8. Magic and the Paraphysics -- 9. The Irrelevance of Conan Doyle -- 10. Great Fakes Science -- 11. Fliess, Freud, and Biorhythm -- 12. A Skeptic's View of Parapsychology -- 13. Einstein and ESP -- 14. A Second Einstein ESP Letter -- 15. Geller, Gulls, and Nitinol -- 16. The Extraordinary Mental Bending of Professor Taylor -- 17. Quantum Theory and Quack Theory -- 18. Tart's Failed Replication -- Part Two: 19. "ESP: A Scientific Evaluation" -- 20. "Ideas in Conflict" -- 21. "ESP, Seers and Psychics" -- 22."The Roots of Coincidence" -- 23. "Arthur Ford" -- 24. "The Preachers" -- 25. "Uri" and "Arigo" -- 26. "The New Nonsense" and "Supersenses" -- 27. "Superminds" and "The Magic of Uri Geller" -- 28. "Powers of Mind" -- 29. "The Gift of Inner Healing" -- 30. "Mind-Reach" and "The Search for Superman" -- 31. "Learning to Use Extrasensory Perception" -- 32. Seven Books on Black Holes -- 33. "Close Encounters of the Third Kind" -- 34. "Four Arguments for the Elimination of Television" -- 35. Four Books on Catastrophe Theory -- 36. "The Dancing Wu Li Masters" and "Lifetide" -- 37. "Broca's Brain" -- 38. Two Books on Talking Apes
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 408 pages
Isbn
9780879751449
Lccn
80084405
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)09201478
  • (OCoLC)ocm09201478

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