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Are Universes Thicker Than Blackberries?: Discourses on Godel, Magic Hexagrams, Little Red Riding Hood, and Other Mathematical and Pseudoscientific To


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Juli 2004

Beschreibung

Beschreibung

Gardner, the wittiest, most devastating debunker of scientific fraud and chicanery of our time, brings us this indispensable book, with subjects ranging from science and mathematics to literature, philosophy, religion, and mysticism.

Portrait

Martin Gardner (1914-2010) is the author of more than seventy books, including Fads and Fallacies in the Name of Science, The Annotated Alice, The Annotated Hunting of the Snark, and The Colossal Book of Mathematics.

Pressestimmen

"Martin Gardner's contribution to contemporary intellectual culture is unique - in its range, its insight, and understanding of hard questions that matter." Noam Chomsky "...deftly debunk[s] everything from bogus medicinal remedies to psychic charlatans." Hazel Muir, New Scientist "He covers an astonishing range of topics..." Manjit Kumar, The Times Literary Supplement "Read it, as Gardner says, and weep." Victoria Neumark, The Times Educational Supplement
EAN: 9780393325720
ISBN: 0393325725
Untertitel: Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: W W NORTON & CO INC
Erscheinungsdatum: Juli 2004
Seitenanzahl: 288 Seiten
Format: kartoniert
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