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Author Gordin, Michael D.

Title The pseudoscience wars : Immanuel Velikovsky and the birth of the modern fringe / Michael D. Gordin.

Imprint Chicago ; London : The University of Chicago Press, 2012, ©2012.
1 hold on first copy returned of 1 copy

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    523.2 GOR    Staff Reported Missing
Description x, 291 pages : 1 ill. ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [213]-279) and index.
Contents Bad ideas -- The grand collision of spring 1950 -- A monolithic oneness -- The battle over Lysenkoism -- Experiments in rehabilitation -- Skirmishes on the edge of creation -- Strangest bedfellows -- Pseudoscience in our time.
Subject Velikovsky, Immanuel, 1895-1979 -- Appreciation.
Velikovsky, Immanuel, 1895-1979 -- Influence.
Lysenko, Trofim, 1898-1976.
Pseudoscience -- History -- 20th century.
Creationism -- History.
Eugenics -- History.
Science -- History -- 20th century.
Science -- Philosophy.
ISBN 9780226304427 (cloth : alkaline paper)
0226304426 (cloth : alkaline paper)

 
    
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