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Quantum leaps in the wrong direction : where real science ends-- and pseudoscience begins

Author: Charles M Wynn; Arthur W Wiggins; Sidney Harris
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Joseph Henry Press, ©2001.
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Quantum Leaps in the Wrong Direction takes us on a tour of the most notorious instances of pseudo-science and sets the record straight.

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Genre/Form: Popular Works
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Ouvrages de vulgarisation
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Wynn, Charles M.
Quantum leaps in the wrong direction.
Washington, D.C. : Joseph Henry Press, ©2001
(DLC) 2001024426
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Charles M Wynn; Arthur W Wiggins; Sidney Harris
ISBN: 0309504708 9780309504706
OCLC Number: 53437269
Description: 1 online resource (x, 226 pages) : illustrations
Contents: The road to reality: scientific method --
Scientific reasoning in action --
The road to reality versus the road to illusion --
UFOs and the extraterrestrial life hypothesis --
Out-of-body experiences and entities --
The astrology hypothesis --
The creationism hypothesis --
Normal sensory perception, extrasensory perception, and psychokinesis --
Reflections on the scientific approach to reality.
Other Titles: Quantum leaps
Responsibility: Charles M. Wynn and Arthur W. Wiggins ; with cartoons by Sidney Harris.

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Quantum Leaps in the Wrong Direction takes us on a tour of the most notorious instances of pseudo-science and sets the record straight.

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