The Resource Spook : science tackles the afterlife, Mary Roach, (electronic resource)

Spook : science tackles the afterlife, Mary Roach, (electronic resource)

Label
Spook : science tackles the afterlife
Title
Spook
Title remainder
science tackles the afterlife
Statement of responsibility
Mary Roach
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
LI@
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Roach, Mary
Dewey number
129
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
BL535
LC item number
.R63 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Future life
  • Religion and science
Label
Spook : science tackles the afterlife, Mary Roach, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [299]-311)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
You again: a visit to the reincarnation nation -- The little man inside the sperm, or possibly the big toe: hunting the soul with microscopes and scalpels -- How to weigh a soul: what happens when a man (or a mouse, or a leech) dies on a scale -- The Vienna sausage affair: and other dubious highlights of the ongoing effort to see the soul -- Hard to swallow: the giddy, revolting heyday of ectoplasm -- The large claims of the medium: reaching out to the dead in a University of Arizona lab -- Soul in a dunce cap: the author enrolls in medium school -- Can you hear me now? : telecommunicating with the dead -- Inside the haunt box: can electromagnetic fields make you hallucinate? -- Listening to Casper: a psychoacoustics expert sets up camp in England's haunted spots -- Chaffin v. the dead guy in the overcoat: in which the law finds for a ghost, and the author calls in an expert witness -- Six feet over: a computer stands by on an operating room ceiling, awaiting near-death experiencers -- Last words
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (311 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780393069204
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
7ede4855-269d-4185-beb8-4b173a79e8d9
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)915593693
Label
Spook : science tackles the afterlife, Mary Roach, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [299]-311)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
You again: a visit to the reincarnation nation -- The little man inside the sperm, or possibly the big toe: hunting the soul with microscopes and scalpels -- How to weigh a soul: what happens when a man (or a mouse, or a leech) dies on a scale -- The Vienna sausage affair: and other dubious highlights of the ongoing effort to see the soul -- Hard to swallow: the giddy, revolting heyday of ectoplasm -- The large claims of the medium: reaching out to the dead in a University of Arizona lab -- Soul in a dunce cap: the author enrolls in medium school -- Can you hear me now? : telecommunicating with the dead -- Inside the haunt box: can electromagnetic fields make you hallucinate? -- Listening to Casper: a psychoacoustics expert sets up camp in England's haunted spots -- Chaffin v. the dead guy in the overcoat: in which the law finds for a ghost, and the author calls in an expert witness -- Six feet over: a computer stands by on an operating room ceiling, awaiting near-death experiencers -- Last words
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (311 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780393069204
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
7ede4855-269d-4185-beb8-4b173a79e8d9
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)915593693

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