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The Resource Denialism : the dangers of irrational thinking and ignoring science experts, Michael Specter

Denialism : the dangers of irrational thinking and ignoring science experts, Michael Specter

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Denialism : the dangers of irrational thinking and ignoring science experts
Title
Denialism
Title remainder
the dangers of irrational thinking and ignoring science experts
Statement of responsibility
Michael Specter
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Author
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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
Summary
Specter fervently argues that people are turning away from new technologies and engaging in a kind of magical thinking that is hindering scientific progress
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333098
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YDX
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Specter, Michael
Dewey number
306.45
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Science
  • Research
  • Belief and doubt
  • Science
Target audience
adult
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how irrational thinking hinders scientific progress, harms the planet, and threatens our lives
Label
Denialism : the dangers of irrational thinking and ignoring science experts, Michael Specter
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Publication
Note
  • Previously published in 2010 as: Denialism : how irrational thinking hinders scientific progress, harms the planet, and threatens our lives
  • "First published in 2009 by The Penguin Press, a member of Penguin Group (USA) Inc."--Title page verso
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000063833520
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
Updated edition.
Extent
294 pages
Isbn
9780715653036
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
Denialism : the dangers of irrational thinking and ignoring science experts, Michael Specter
Publication
Note
  • Previously published in 2010 as: Denialism : how irrational thinking hinders scientific progress, harms the planet, and threatens our lives
  • "First published in 2009 by The Penguin Press, a member of Penguin Group (USA) Inc."--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000063833520
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
Updated edition.
Extent
294 pages
Isbn
9780715653036
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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