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The Resource Counterknowledge : how we surrendered to conspiracy theories, quack medicine, bogus science and fake history, Damian Thompson

Counterknowledge : how we surrendered to conspiracy theories, quack medicine, bogus science and fake history, Damian Thompson

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Counterknowledge : how we surrendered to conspiracy theories, quack medicine, bogus science and fake history
Title
Counterknowledge
Title remainder
how we surrendered to conspiracy theories, quack medicine, bogus science and fake history
Statement of responsibility
Damian Thompson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From conspiracy theories to alternative medicine, people are experiencing an epidemic of untrue descriptions of the world. Following in the footsteps of Richard Dawkins's "The God Delusion" and Sam Harris's "The End of Faith," this work is a defense of scientific proof in an age of fabrication
Summary
From conspiracy theories to alternative medicine, people are experiencing an epidemic of untrue descriptions of the world. Following in the footsteps of Richard Dawkins's "The God Delusion" and Sam Harris's "The End of Faith," this work is a defense of scientific proof in an age of fabrication
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285612
Cataloging source
DLC
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1962-
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Thompson, Damian
Dewey number
001.9/6
Index
no index present
LC call number
BF773
LC item number
.T46 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Truth
  • Belief and doubt
  • Credulity
  • Common fallacies
  • Religion and science
  • Truth
  • Belief and doubt
  • Common fallacies
  • Credulity
  • Religion and science
Target audience
adult
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how we surrendered to conspiracy theories, quack medicine, bogus science, and fake history
Label
Counterknowledge : how we surrendered to conspiracy theories, quack medicine, bogus science and fake history, Damian Thompson
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0818/2008021506.html
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 141-162)
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
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rdacontent
Contents
Knowledge and counterknowledge -- Creationism and counterknowledge -- The return of pseudohistory -- Desperate remedies -- The counterknowledge industry -- Living with counterknowledge
Control code
ocn227016172
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
162 pages
Isbn
9780393067699
Lccn
2008021506
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)227016172
Label
Counterknowledge : how we surrendered to conspiracy theories, quack medicine, bogus science and fake history, Damian Thompson
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0818/2008021506.html
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 141-162)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Knowledge and counterknowledge -- Creationism and counterknowledge -- The return of pseudohistory -- Desperate remedies -- The counterknowledge industry -- Living with counterknowledge
Control code
ocn227016172
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
162 pages
Isbn
9780393067699
Lccn
2008021506
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)227016172

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