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Date:7/13/2009

y, Williams College. "At a time when the public health is endangered by misunderstandings about the pros and cons of vaccinations, for example, or the future of the world bears consideration of what to do about global warming, the articles contained in this excellent selection should be widely read."

In this outstanding compilation, Frazier aims to reach audiences well beyond the loyal readers of The Skeptical Inquirerscientists and scholars in all fields, educators and teachers, students and inquirers at all levels. The selected essays provide a timely new exploration of important public issues within science and along it borders, and are a must for everyone concerned about scientific literacy.

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.


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