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Specter, Michael

Overview
Works: 20 works in 40 publications in 3 languages and 2,454 library holdings
Genres: Interviews  Television panel discussions 
Roles: Author, Author of introduction, Interviewer
Classifications: Q175.5, 306.45
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Michael Specter
Publications by Michael Specter
Most widely held works about Michael Specter
 
Most widely held works by Michael Specter
Denialism : how irrational thinking hinders scientific progress, harms the planet, and threatens our lives by Michael Specter( Book )
8 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,093 libraries worldwide
An assessment of the ways in which the scientific community is mistrusted cites the consequences of such fear-based behaviors as the avoidance of vaccines, the banning of genetically modified crops, and the denouncement of the pharmaceutical industry
Denialism by Michael Specter( file )
5 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 527 libraries worldwide
Specter fervently argues that people are turning away from new technologies and engaging in a kind of magical thinking that is hindering scientific progress
The best American science and nature writing 2013 ( Book )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 320 libraries worldwide
Presents fictional and non-fictional stories written by American authors that discuss topics in science and nature
The making of Fantastic Mr. Fox : an American Empirical picture by Wes Anderson by Michael Specter( Book )
4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 120 libraries worldwide
The best American science and nature writing 2015 by Rebecca Skloot( Book )
1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 88 libraries worldwide
Presents a collection of nature and science essays published in American periodicals in 2014
The fashion questionnaire ( Book )
4 editions published in 2008 in English and French and held by 21 libraries worldwide
Fashion questionnaires answered by Thom Browne, Ennio Capasa, Pierre Cardin, Jean-Charles de Castelbajac, Roberto Cavalli, Alber Elbaz, Diane von Furstenberg, John Galliano, Carolina Herrera, Tommy Hilfiger, Donna Karan, Michael Kors, Karl Lagerfeld, Catherine Malandrino, Nicole Miller, Oscar de la Renta, Ralph Rucci, Sonia Rykiel, Olivier Theyskens, Isabel Toledo, and Valentino
Creating synthetic life ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Creating synthetic life : your questions answered: Paula Zahn hosts a discussion on the breakthrough and its profound implications for our future
The oracle of Crown Heights : Rabbi Menachem Schneerson by Michael Specter( Article )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Decoding Iceland : the next big medical breakthrough may result from one scientist's battle to map the Viking gene pool by Michael Specter( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Higher risk : Crystal meth, the internet, and dangerous choices about AIDS by Michael Specter( Article )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
The designer : Miuccia Prada's problem with fashion by Michael Specter( Article )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Profiles. I am fashion : Gues who puff daddy wants to be? by Michael Specter( Article )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Galliano : El ilusionista by Michael Specter( Article )
1 edition published in 2005 in Spanish and held by 1 library worldwide
With land sale edict, Yeltsin opens way to longed-for era by Michael Specter( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Denialism how irrational thinking harms the planet and threatens our lives by Michael Specter( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Specter fervently argues that people are turning away from new technologies and engaging in a kind of magical thinking that is hindering scientific progress
A reporter at large : miracle in a bottle, dietary supplements are unregulated some are unsafe - and americans can't get enough of them by Michael Specter( Article )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Denialism how irrational thinking harms the planet, and threatens our lives by Michael Specter( file )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Specter fervently argues that people are turning away from new technologies and engaging in a kind of magical thinking that is hindering scientific progress
Nature's bioterrorist : is there any way to prevent a deadly avian-flu pandemic? by Michael Specter( Article )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Denialism by Michael Specter( file )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
In today's world we encounter such an abundance of confusing and conflicting information regarding what to do and what not to do, what to eat and what not to eat, what is safe and what is harmful, that it is often difficult to know what is true and what is not. In Denialism, Michael Specter delivers a frank and unflinching examination of the irrationality at the heart of the scare mongering and pseudo-science that stand in the way of progress and argues against modern scepticism of science and for a return to rationality. Tackling a broad range of contentious topics including genetically-modi
 
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Alternative Names
Спектер, Майкл
Languages
English (38)
Spanish (1)
French (1)
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