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Specter, Michael

Overview
Works: 21 works in 40 publications in 3 languages and 2,564 library holdings
Genres: Essays  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 )
9 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,095 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 519 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 323 libraries worldwide
Presents fictional and non-fictional stories written by American authors that discuss topics in science and nature
The best American science and nature writing 2015 ( Book )
1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 207 libraries worldwide
Presents a collection of nature and science essays published in American periodicals in 2014
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 121 libraries worldwide
Creating synthetic life ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 10 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
Fantasutikku misuta fokkusu : Uesu andason no sekai by Wes Anderson( Book )
2 editions published in 2015 in Japanese and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Michael Specter: The danger of science denial ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Vaccine-autism claims, "Frankenfood" bans, the herbal cure craze: All point to the public's growing fear (and, often, outright denial) of science and reason, says Michael Specter. He warns the trend spells disaster for human progress
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
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
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
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
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
Galliano : El ilusionista by Michael Specter( Article )
1 edition published in 2005 in Spanish 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
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( file )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 0 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
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
Michael Specter Amerikaans journalist
Спектер, Майкл
마이클 스펙터(Michael Specter)
スペクター, マイケル
マイケル・スペクター
Languages
English (37)
Japanese (2)
Spanish (1)
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