Synopses & Reviews
Do polygraph tests really detect lies? Can memories be implanted? What is the relationship between science and belief? Experts in the fields of biology, psychology, philosophy, social science, and forensic science bring their perspectives to controversies that affect how we perceive reality. From science's influence on beauty to UFO mythology to near-death experiences, this volume spans the gamut of pseudoscience today.
About the Author
Kendrick Frazier (Albuquerque, NM) is editor of the Skeptical Inquirer, former editor of Science News, and the editor of four previous collections, including Encounters with the Paranormal and Science Confronts the Paranormal. He is a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.