Book Mind & society - Frank w. hoffmann e William g. bailey

Mind & society
Mind & society

formato 14 x 21 cm . brochura. Livro usado em bom estado; desgastes nas bordas e amarelações do tempo; páginas limpas... Mind & Society Fads identifies and explores the major fads--both historic and recent--of the realm of science and society. No less than manufactured products, faddish thinking spreads just as rapidly and often has a pernicious effect on our society. Most every field of learning and study has suffered a quick fix or a specious argument or a convincing guru. Only mention phrenology, the Bermuda Triangle, Albert Einstein, reincarnation, goldfish swallowing, Sigmund Freud, biorhythms, or genius sperm banks and we smile and perhaps wince. the 1700s to the 1990s, these intellectual fads have lodged themselves in society's belief system and obscured logical thinking. This enlightening volume focuses on these intellectual fads and stresses how these diversions can be beneficial because they prompt a rethinking of our basic assumptions--a type of intellectual housecleaning... E5 G3 Piso4 +N5

ISBN: 156023010


Código de Barras: 9781560230106


Origem: Importado


Idioma: Inglês


Categoria: Livros


Autor: Frank w. hoffmann e William g. bailey


Título: Mind & society


Editora: Harrington park


Ano: 1992


Assunto: Comunicação


Páginas: 285


Peso: 600 gramas


Conservação: Produto Usado



Descrição

formato 14 x 21 cm . brochura. Livro usado em bom estado; desgastes nas bordas e amarelações do tempo; páginas limpas... Mind & Society Fads identifies and explores the major fads--both historic and recent--of the realm of science and society. No less than manufactured products, faddish thinking spreads just as rapidly and often has a pernicious effect on our society. Most every field of learning and study has suffered a quick fix or a specious argument or a convincing guru. Only mention phrenology, the Bermuda Triangle, Albert Einstein, reincarnation, goldfish swallowing, Sigmund Freud, biorhythms, or genius sperm banks and we smile and perhaps wince. the 1700s to the 1990s, these intellectual fads have lodged themselves in society's belief system and obscured logical thinking. This enlightening volume focuses on these intellectual fads and stresses how these diversions can be beneficial because they prompt a rethinking of our basic assumptions--a type of intellectual housecleaning... E5 G3 Piso4 +N5

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