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Items published during the years 1000 to 1959

There are 16 items in the Healthy Skepticism Library that were published during the years 1000 to 1959.

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HSL15522
Longstreet VM.
The Effectiveness of Pharmaceutical Promotion
Journal of Marketing 1959 Apr; 23:(4):472-472
http://www.marketingpower.com/AboutAMA/Pages/AMA%20Publications/AMA%20Journals/Journal%20of%20Marketing/JournalofMarketing.aspx#1

HSL4707
Festinger L, Carlsmith JM
Cognitive consequences of forced compliance.
J Abnorm Psychol 1959 Mar 01; 58:(2):203-10

HSL2276
Popper KR.
The Logic of Scientific Discovery
London: Hutchinson 1959
http://www.amazon.co.uk/exec/obidos/ASIN/0415278449/qid=1124937721/sr=2-2/ref=sr_2_11_2/026-3295786-4558021

HSL1883
Garb S.
The reaction of medical students to drug advertising.
N Engl J Med 1958 Jul 17; 259:(3):121-3

HSL14168
Dowling HF.
Twixt the cup and the lip.
J Am Med Assoc. 1957 Oct 12; 165:(6):657-61
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/13462823

HSL2277
Fisher R.
The Design of Experiments
London: Oliver & Boyd 1949
http://www.amazon.co.uk/exec/obidos/search-handle-form/026-3295786-4558021

HSL14520
[No authors listed].
Advertising of medicines; new code of standards.
J Pharm Pharmacol. 1948 Apr 24; 106:(4408):291
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18916979

HSL695
Beazley RN.
Drug Advertisements
Med J Aust 1935 Jan 12; 72

HSL2282
Neyman J, Pearson ES.
On the problem of the most efficient tests of statistical hypotheses
Philos Trans Royal Soc: Ser A 1933; 231:289-337

HSL9051
Huxley A.
Brave New World
: Harper Collins 1931
http://www.harpercollins.com/books/9780060850524/Brave_New_World/index.aspx

HSL2041
Hopkins CC.
My Life in Advertising.
Chicago: 1996 reprint by NTC Business Books 1927
http://books.mcgraw-hill.com/getbook.php?isbn=0844231010&template=

HSL2042
Hopkins CC.
Scientific advertising.
Chicago: 1996 reprint by NTC Business Books 1923
http://books.mcgraw-hill.com/getbook.php?isbn=0844231010&template=

HSL9089
Wells HG
Tono-Bungay
New York: Dodd, Mead & Co 1908
http://www.amazon.com/Tono-Bungay-Modern-Library-Classics-Wells/dp/081296750X

HSL16717
Wolfe S
Patients for Sale?
The Washington Post 1897 Oct 4

HSL2052
Bentham J, Dumont P, Bingham P.
Bentham's handbook of political fallacies
Baltimore: John Hopkins Press 1824
http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/B0006S0DMG/qid=1124494775/sr=1-1/ref=sr_1_1/002-4340062-2313626?v=glance&s=books

HSL693
Locke J.
An essay concerning human understanding
1690
http://etext.library.adelaide.edu.au/l/locke/john/l81u/index.html

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Far too large a section of the treatment of disease is to-day controlled by the big manufacturing pharmacists, who have enslaved us in a plausible pseudo-science...
The blind faith which some men have in medicines illustrates too often the greatest of all human capacities - the capacity for self deception...
Some one will say, Is this all your science has to tell us? Is this the outcome of decades of good clinical work, of patient study of the disease, of anxious trial in such good faith of so many drugs? Give us back the childlike trust of the fathers in antimony and in the lancet rather than this cold nihilism. Not at all! Let us accept the truth, however unpleasant it may be, and with the death rate staring us in the face, let us not be deceived with vain fancies...
we need a stern, iconoclastic spirit which leads, not to nihilism, but to an active skepticism - not the passive skepticism, born of despair, but the active skepticism born of a knowledge that recognizes its limitations and knows full well that only in this attitude of mind can true progress be made.
- William Osler 1909