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UFOs and abductions : challenging the borders of knowledge

Author: David Michael Jacobs
Publisher: Lawrence, Kan. : University Press of Kansas, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Advocating credibility for this much-maligned field of research, historian David Jacobs and his coauthors highlight some of the key events, issues, themes, and theories surrounding this elusive, complex, and compelling subject." "Whether interplanetary tourists, interlopers from a parallel universe, or mere misfirings in the brain, UFOs and "aliens" permeate popular culture. They've made the covers of Time, Life  Read more...
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UFOs and abductions.
Lawrence, Kan. : University Press of Kansas, ©2000
(OCoLC)606562818
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Michael Jacobs
ISBN: 0700610324 9780700610327
OCLC Number: 43615835
Description: viii, 382 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Ufology and academia: the UFO phenomenon as a scholarly discipline / Stuart Appelle --
Limited access: six natural scientists and the UFO phenomenon / Ron Westrum --
Science, law, and war: alternative frameworks for the UFO evidence / Don C. Donderi --
UFOs, the military, and the early Cold War era / Michael D. Swords --
The extraterrestrial hypothesis in the early UFO age / Jerome Clark --
UFOs: lost in the myths / Thomas E. Bullard --
The UFO abduction controversy in the United States / David M. Jacobs --
Hypnosis and the investigation of UFO abduction accounts / Budd Hopkins --
How the alien abduction phenomenon challenges the boundaries of our reality / John E. Mack --
The UFO experience: a normal correlate of human brain function / Michael A. Persinger --
Research directions / David M. Jacobs.
Responsibility: edited by David M. Jacobs.

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Advocating credibility for this much-maligned field of research, historian David Jacobs and his co-authors highlight some of the key events, issues, themes and theories surrounding this elusive and  Read more...
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