Forfatter: Eysenck, H.J., D.K.B. Nias

Astrology: Science or Superstition?

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Astrology: Science or Superstition?

Maurice Temple Smith, London 1982, 8vo, orig. bind med omslag, xi + 244 s., engelsk tekst, grafer, falmet rygg på omslaget.

«If the question is ‘Does astrology provide an individual with apparently meaningful insight into his existence?’ the answer may be yes. The key word is ‘apparently’. What astrology does in effect is to provide a dazzling symbolic superstructure that could hardly be better suited to provide ‘meaning’, even though the descriptions and predictions may be unrelated to the objective world. In this respect it is no worse than some psychological techniques such as inkblots, […]» — 211

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Astrology: Science or Superstition?

Maurice Temple Smith, London 1982, 8vo, orig. bind med omslag, xi + 244 s., engelsk tekst, grafer, falmet rygg på omslaget.

«If the question is ‘Does astrology provide an individual with apparently meaningful insight into his existence?’ the answer may be yes. The key word is ‘apparently’. What astrology does in effect is to provide a dazzling symbolic superstructure that could hardly be better suited to provide ‘meaning’, even though the descriptions and predictions may be unrelated to the objective world. In this respect it is no worse than some psychological techniques such as inkblots, […]» — 211

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