Frauds Myths And Mysteries

📒Frauds Myths And Mysteries ✍ Kenneth L. Feder

✏Book Title : Frauds myths and mysteries
✏Author : Kenneth L. Feder
✏Publisher : Mayfield Publishing Company
✏Release Date : 1996-01-01
✏Pages : 290
✏ISBN : 1559345233
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Frauds myths and mysteries Book Summary :

✏Book Title : Frauds Myths and Mysteries Science and Pseudoscience in Archaeology
✏Author : Kenneth Feder
✏Publisher : McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages
✏Release Date : 2010-11-01
✏Pages : 416
✏ISBN : 007811697X
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Frauds Myths and Mysteries Science and Pseudoscience in Archaeology Book Summary : Committed to the scientific investigation of human antiquity, this indispensable supplementary text uses interesting archaeological hoaxes, myths, and mysteries to show how we can truly know things about the past through science. Examples of fantastic findings support the carefully, logically, and entertainingly described flaws in the purported evidence. By placing wildly inaccurate claims within the context of the scientific method, Frauds, Myths, and Mysteries demonstrates how science approaches fascinating questions about human antiquity and, in so doing, shows where pseudoscience falls short.

✏Book Title : Frauds Myths and Mysteries Science and Pseudoscience in Archaeology
✏Author : Kenneth L. Feder
✏Publisher : McGraw-Hill Education
✏Release Date : 2013-04-15
✏Pages : 416
✏ISBN : 0078035074
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Frauds Myths and Mysteries Science and Pseudoscience in Archaeology Book Summary : Committed to the scientific investigation of human antiquity, Frauds, Myths, and Mysteries: Science and Pseudoscience in Archaeology uses interesting archaeological hoaxes, myths, and mysteries to show how we can use science to learn things about the past. By placing wildly inaccurate claims within the context of the scientific method, this indispensable supplementary text demonstrates how science approaches questions about human antiquity and, in doing so, shows where pseudoscience falls short.

📒Frauds Myths And Mysteries ✍ Kenneth Feder

✏Book Title : Frauds Myths and Mysteries
✏Author : Kenneth Feder
✏Publisher : McGraw-Hill Higher Education
✏Release Date : 2013-04-15
✏Pages :
✏ISBN : 9780077497637
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Frauds Myths and Mysteries Book Summary : Committed to the scientific investigation of human antiquity, Frauds, Myths, and Mysteries: Science and Pseudoscience in Archaeology uses interesting archaeological hoaxes, myths, and mysteries to show how we can use science to learn things about the past. By placing wildly inaccurate claims within the context of the scientific method, this indispensable supplementary text demonstrates how science approaches questions about human antiquity and, in doing so, shows where pseudoscience falls short.

📒Perilous Planet Earth ✍ Trevor Palmer

✏Book Title : Perilous Planet Earth
✏Author : Trevor Palmer
✏Publisher : Cambridge University Press
✏Release Date : 2003-06-12
✏Pages : 522
✏ISBN : 0521819288
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Perilous Planet Earth Book Summary : A readable account of the history of natural disasters throughout history.

✏Book Title : The Skeptic Encyclopedia of Pseudoscience
✏Author : Michael Shermer
✏Publisher : ABC-CLIO
✏Release Date : 2002-01-01
✏Pages : 903
✏ISBN : 9781576076538
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Skeptic Encyclopedia of Pseudoscience Book Summary : Examines supernatural controversies such as crop circles, the Shroud of Turin, and cold fusion, and provides evidence for and against each phenomenon.

📒Hoax ✍ Edward Steers (Jr.)

✏Book Title : Hoax
✏Author : Edward Steers (Jr.)
✏Publisher : University Press of Kentucky
✏Release Date : 2013
✏Pages : 235
✏ISBN : 9780813141596
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Hoax Book Summary : Investigates six of history's biggest frauds, looking at how the hoaxes were carried out and what continued belief in them reveals about society's understanding of history.

✏Book Title : Key Concepts in Public Archaeology
✏Author : Gabriel Moshenska
✏Publisher : UCL Press
✏Release Date : 2017-09-28
✏Pages : 250
✏ISBN : 9781911576433
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Key Concepts in Public Archaeology Book Summary : This book provides a broad overview of the key concepts in public archaeology, a research field that examines the relationship between archaeology and the public, in both theoretical and practical terms. While based on the long-standing programme of undergraduate and graduate teaching in public archaeology at UCL’s renowned Institute of Archaeology, the book also takes into account the growth of scholarship from around the world and seeks to clarify what exactly ‘public archaeology’ is by promoting an inclusive, socially and politically engaged vision of the discipline. Written for students and practitioners, the individual chapters provide textbook-level introductions to the themes, theories and controversies that connect archaeology to wider society, from the trade in illicit antiquities to the use of digital media in public engagement, and point readers to the most relevant case studies and learning resources to aid their further study. This book was produced as part of JISC's Institution as e-Textbook Publisher project. Find out more at https://www.jisc.ac.uk/rd/projects/institution-as-e-textbook-publisher Praise for Key Concepts in Archaeology 'Littered throughout with concise and well-chosen case studies, Key Concepts in Public Archaeology could become essential reading for undergraduates and is a welcome reminder of where archaeology sits in UK society today.' British Archaeology

📒Lies My Teacher Told Me ✍ James W. Loewen

✏Book Title : Lies My Teacher Told Me
✏Author : James W. Loewen
✏Publisher : The New Press
✏Release Date : 2008-04-08
✏Pages : 444
✏ISBN : 9781595586537
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Lies My Teacher Told Me Book Summary : A completely revised edition of James W. Loewen’s classic retelling of American history, based on six new textbooks and including an all-new chapter on the recent past Since its first publication in 1995, Lies My Teacher Told Me has gone on to win an American Book Award and the Oliver Cromwell Cox Award for Distinguished Anti-Racist Scholarship, and has sold over a million copies in its various editions. What started out as a survey of the twelve leading American history textbooks has ended up being what the San Francisco Chronicle calls "an extremely convincing plea for truth in education." In Lies My Teacher Told Me, James W. Loewen brings history alive in all its complexity and ambiguity. Beginning with pre-Columbian history and ranging over characters and events as diverse as Reconstruction, Helen Keller, the first Thanksgiving, and the My Lai massacre, Loewen offers an eye-opening critique of existing textbooks, and a wonderful retelling of American history as it should—and could—be taught to American students. This new edition also features a handsome new cover and a new introduction by the author.

📒Ancient Astronauts ✍ Sue L. Hamilton

✏Book Title : Ancient Astronauts
✏Author : Sue L. Hamilton
✏Publisher : ABDO Publishing Company
✏Release Date : 2010-09-01
✏Pages : 32
✏ISBN : 9781617843228
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Ancient Astronauts Book Summary : Provides an opportunity to study some of the world's most interesting unsolved mysteries.