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KLIATTThese titles are all part of a new "Fact or Fiction?" series (a subset of Greenhaven's Opposing Viewpoints series) on "the occult, the paranormal, and the mysterious" that currently runs to 16 volumes. Each volume focuses on one phenomenon, offering essays by various experts and enthusiasts that give contrasting opinions. For example, ESP begins with an overview of the subject, and then provides six articles that argue that ESP is fact (e.g., "Laboratory Studies Suggest That ESP is Real," from a Psychology Today article) contrasted with six that maintain it is fiction (e.g., "ESP Research Does Not Follow the Rules of Science," by a psychologist and professor). To help students, there is a summary that precedes each article, and an epilogue to help them work through analyzing the evidence, with suggestions like "consider alternative hypotheses." Each title also has a glossary. A related title from Gale/Greenhaven Press, directed at a somewhat older (high school age and up) audience is Paranormal Phenomena (Mary E. Williams, ed. 206p. bibliog. index. c2003. ISBN 0-7377-1237-6.
— Paula Rohrlick