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The new age : notes of a fringe watcher

Author: Martin Gardner
Publisher: Buffalo, N.Y. : Prometheus Books, 1991, ©1988.
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Genre/Form: Controversial literature
Miscellanea
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Martin Gardner
ISBN: 0879756446 9780879756444
OCLC Number: 24244354
Description: 273 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Part I: 1. Project Alpha --
2. Margaret Mead --
3. Magicians in the Psi Lab --
4. Shirley MacLaine --
5. Freud, Fliess, and Emma's Nose --
6. Koestler Money Down the Psi Drain? --
7. Targ: From Puthoff to Blue --
8. The Relevance of Belief Systems --
9. Welcome to the Debunking Club --
10. The Great Stone Face --
11. From Phillips to Morris --
12. George McCready Price --
13. Wonders of Science --
14. Tommy Gold --
15. Rupert Sheldrake --
16. The Anomalies of Chip Arp --
17. Thoughts on Superstrings --
18. The Third Eye --
19. Irving Kristol and the Facts of Life --
Part 2: 20. The Great SRI Die Mystery --
21. Perpetual Motion --
22. Psychic Surgery --
23. 666 and All That --
24. D.D. Home-Sweet-Home --
25. PK (Psycho-Krap) --
26. Chicanery in Science --
27. Fools' Paradigms --
28. Look, Shirl, No Hands! --
29. The Channeling Mania --
30. Who Was Ray Palmer? --
31. Prime-Time Preachers --
32. L. Ron Hubbard --
33. Psychic Astronomy.
Responsibility: Martin Gardner.

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