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Beyond Velikovsky

Henry H. Bauer

Beyond Velikovsky

the history of a public controversy

by Henry H. Bauer

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Published by University of Illinois Press in Urbana .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Velikovsky, Immanuel, 1895-,
  • Astronomy -- History

  • Edition Notes

    StatementHenry H. Bauer.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQB32 .B38 1984
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 354 p. ;
    Number of Pages354
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3175543M
    ISBN 10025201104X
    LC Control Number83017935

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Beyond Velikovsky: The History of a Public Controversy 1st Edition by Henry H. Bauer (Author)Cited by: Since the appearance in of Worlds in Collision, Immanuel Velikovsky's radical theories of planetary physics have been the center of controversy. This book presents an analysis of the Velikovsky affair, Beyond Velikovsky book the misunderstandings and arguments between opposing camps, and leads us to an understanding of the scientific process itself.4/5(1).

A READER'S JOURNAL. Beyond Velikovsky by Henry Bauer The History of a Public Controversy Published by University of Illinois Press in A Book Review by Bobby Matherne © Beyond Velikovsky by Henry Bauer The History of a Public Controversy Published by University of Illinois Press in A Book Review by Bobby Matherne © The author begins with the admirable goal of presenting an unbiased view on Velikovsky and ends up (midway in book) with a strenuous effort supporting the status quo of establishment science.

Bauer wrote Beyond Velikovsky: The biblical Queen of Sheba has always been something of a mystery. Ages in Chaos: Peoples of the Sea. However I feel that the problem that Velikovsky faced is not so much the research that formed the foundations of this book, but chhaos his other book, World’s in Collision, which I suspect that chsos in the scientific and scholarly community.

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Worlds in Collision is a book by Russian-American independent scholar Immanuel Velikovsky published in The book postulates that around the 15th century BC, the planet Venus was ejected from Jupiter as a comet or comet-like object and passed near Earth (an actual collision is not mentioned).

The object allegedly changed Earth's orbit and axis, causing innumerable catastrophes that are Author: Immanuel Velikovsky. Beyond Velikovsky: The History of a Public Controversy () is a book by Henry Bauer: “My ambition in this book is not to settle the Velikovsky controversy but to provide food for thought and a basis for understanding this and similar arguments.

Henry Bauer’s Beyond Velikovsky: The History of a Public Controversy covers a very interesting episode in scientific thought. In the and 60’s, Immanuel Velikovsky wrote three books that forever changed human perception of the Solar System.

I remember reading them. "Beyond Velikovsky: The history of a public controversy" is ridiculous and embarassing for his author, who indeed is not a crank as he claims Velokovsky was: Mr Bauer only proves to be, after the last pages of his never-ending pensum were turned, a poor writer and an adept of pedantic mind logorrhea/5.

Folks, this is a game changer. Immanuel Velikovsky in his ’s book “Worlds in Collision” proposed that many myths and traditions of ancient peoples and cultures are based on actual events: worldwide global catastrophes of a celestial origin, which had a profound effect on. Print book: State or province government publication: English: Illini Books edView all editions and formats Summary: Since the appearance in of Worlds in Collision, Immanuel Velikovsky's radical theories of planetary physics have been the center of controversy.

Detailed plot synopsis reviews of Beyond Velikovsky: The History of a Public Controversy Immanuel Velikovsky wrote "Worlds in Collision" ina book that challenged current understanding of the Solar System.

He tried to prove that Venus was once a comet by taking ancients myths at face value. With this book Immanuel Velikovsky first presented the revolutionary results of his year-long interdisciplinary research to the public, founded modern catastrophism - based on eyewitness reports by our ancestors - shook the doctrine of uniformity of geology as well as Darwin's theory of evolution, put our view of the history of our solar system, of the Earth and of humanity on a completely /5().

adshelp[at] The ADS is operated by the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory under NASA Cooperative Agreement NNX16AC86A. Book-Review - Beyond Velikovsky - the History of a Public Controversy Bauer, H.

H.; Gingerich, O. The ADS is operated by the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory under NASA Cooperative Agreement NNX16AC86A. Resources About ADS ADS Help What's New [email protected]: Owen Gingerich. Velikovsky from publishing books and article and even from giving lectures. A major theme of the whole controversy was: to what extent might this treatment of Velikovsky be symptomatic of something generally ‘rotten in the state' of science.

- a situation of importance and significance beyond the particular case of Velikovsky. Author by: Henry H. Bauer Languange: en Publisher by: University of Illinois Press Format Available: PDF, ePub, Mobi Total Read: 69 Total Download: File Size: 54,9 Mb Description: Since the appearance in of Worlds in Collision, Immanuel Velikovsky's radical theories of planetary physics have been the center of book presents an analysis of the Velikovsky affair.

Beyond Velikovsky: the history of a public controversy. [Henry H Bauer] Cranks, Crackpots --A Nontechnical Case against Velikovsky --Intermezzo --Beyond the Velikovsky Affair --Motives for Believing --Accomplices to Belief --Blundering Critics --Means of Persuasion --Some Realities about Science --Analogous Cases.

Earth In Upheaval is essentially a companion to Worlds In Collision, but whereas Worlds In Collision recounts the events of thirty-four and twenty-six centuries ago through the words of the survivors and the offspring of the survivors of the events of those times, Earth In Upheaval recounts the paleological, archaeological and geological evidence which seems to confirm beyond reasonable doubt /5().Immanuel Velikovsky has 20 books on Goodreads with ratings.

Immanuel Velikovsky’s most popular book is Worlds in Collision.The Velikovsky Affair: science and scientism in contemporary society chapter 7 (pp) in The Universe and its Origins, ed.

S. Fred Singer, Paragon House The Velikovsky Affair, La Recherche, # (December )