51YFnVc6QqL._SX336_BO1,204,203,200_.jpgBelieving Bullshit: How Not to Get Sucked into an Intellectual Black Hole by Stephen LawPaperback: 271 pages
Publisher: Prometheus Books (April 26, 2011)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 1616144114
ISBN-13: 978-1616144111
Format: ePub
This book identifies eight key mechanisms that can transform a set of ideas into a psychological flytrap. The author suggests that, like the black holes of outer space, from which nothing, not even light, can escape, our contemporary cultural landscape contains numerous intellectual black-holes belief systems constructed in such a way that unwary passers-by can similarly find themselves drawn in. While such self-sealing bubbles of belief will most easily trap the gullible or... Your Internet Provider can track your activity! Hide your IP address with a VPN. We recommend Trust.Zone VPNOrigin from extra