Frauds Myths And Mysteries

✏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.

📒Frauds Myths And Mysteries ✍ Kenneth L. Feder

✏Book Title : Frauds Myths and Mysteries
✏Author : Kenneth L. Feder
✏Publisher :
✏Release Date : 2020
✏Pages :
✏ISBN : 0190096411
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Frauds Myths and Mysteries Book Summary : "A humorous yet informative and scientific text that helps students to critically debunk archaeological myths and understand how we know what we know"--

📒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.

✏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.

📒The Past In Perspective ✍ Kenneth L. Feder

✏Book Title : The Past in Perspective
✏Author : Kenneth L. Feder
✏Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
✏Release Date : 2013
✏Pages : 563
✏ISBN : 0199950733
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Past in Perspective Book Summary : Ideal for introduction to archaeology and world prehistory courses, The Past in Perspective: An Introduction to Human Prehistory, Sixth Edition, is an engaging and up-to-date chronological overview of human prehistory. Kenneth L. Feder introduces students to "the big picture"--the grand sweep of human evolutionary history--presenting the human past within the context of fundamental themes of cultural evolution. Written in a refreshingly accessible voice, this unique narrative personalizes the past and makes it relevant to today's students. Using a consistent chapter format--"Prelude, Chronicle, Issues and Debates, and Case Study Close-up"--Feder helps students master both what we definitely know and what is still debatable about the complex story of the human past. New to This Edition: An expanded discussion of techniques in the discovery, analysis, and interpretation of archaeological sites (Ch. 2) A new section on archaeological ethics Updated coverage of the earliest human settlement of the Pacific and in the New World (Ch. 7) A new "Issues and Debates" discussion: Was the Development of Civilization a Good Thing? (Ch. 10) Updated treatment of the Indus Valley and the development of the state in ancient China (Ch. 11) An expanded presentation of the Inca, including a new "Case Study Close-up" on child sacrifice (Ch. 13) A new "Case Study Close-up" (Ch. 14), organized to focus exclusively on North America

✏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.

📒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.

📒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 : Strange but True 10 of the world s greatest mysteries explained
✏Author : Kathryn Hulick
✏Publisher : Frances Lincoln Children's Books
✏Release Date : 2019-10-01
✏Pages : 128
✏ISBN : 9781786037848
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Strange but True 10 of the world s greatest mysteries explained Book Summary : Prepare to have your mind blown! As you explore ten of the world's greatest unsolved mysteries, you'll witness a UFO encounter, search for the lost city of Atlantis, tour a haunted house, and discover the kraken's true form. Along the way, you'll use the scientific method and sharp thinking to separate fact from fiction and explain the unexplainable. Learn how sightings of flying saucers and stories of alien abductions can be explained by sleep paralysis, false memories, and hypnosis. Find out what pareidolia is and how this psychological phenomenon may explain some ghost sightings. Explore possible real locations for the lost city of Atlantis. Beautiful, haunting illustrations set the mood and spark the imagination. Discover the fascinating truth surrounding these mysteries and legends: Alien abductions, including the Roswell incident Psychics Mysterious disappearances, including plane MH370 Zombies Ancient aliens, including the Nazca Lines Curses, including King Tut's tomb Monsters of the Deep, including Nessie the Loch Ness monster The search for Atlantis Ghosts and haunted mansions Bigfoot

📒Death By Theory ✍ Adrian Praetzellis

✏Book Title : Death by Theory
✏Author : Adrian Praetzellis
✏Publisher : Rowman Altamira
✏Release Date : 2011-01-16
✏Pages : 198
✏ISBN : 9780759119598
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Death by Theory Book Summary : This thoroughly updated version of an archaeological classic, featuring the fictional archaeologist Hannah Green and her shovelbum nephew, allows students to learn the basics of archaeological theory while puzzling out a mysterious turn of events.