Books

 

Books

Bad Clowns 2016, University of New Mexico Press Albuquerque, New Mexico
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Merchant of Dust
The Merchant of Dust 2015, Rhombus Publishing Co. Albuquerque, New Mexico Learn More || Amazon.com
Mysterious NM CoverMysterious New Mexico: Miracles, Magic, and Monsters in the Land of Enchantment 2014, University of New Mexico Press Albuquerque, New Mexico Learn More || Amazon.com
  The Martians Have Landed! A History of Media-Driven Panics and Hoaxes Co-author with Robert Bartholomew 2011, McFarland and Co. Jefferson, North Carolina Learn MoreAmazon.com
 
Tracking the Chupacabra: The Vampire Beast in Fact, Fiction, and Folklore 2011, University of New Mexico Press Albuquerque, New Mexico Learn More | Amazon.com
  Scientific Paranormal Investigation: How to Solve Unexplained Mysteries 2010, Rhombus Publishing Co. Corrales, New Mexico Learn More | Amazon.com
  Lake Monster Mysteries Lead author, with Joe Nickell 2006, University Press of Kentucky Lexington, Kentucky Learn More | Amazon.com
  Media Mythmakers: How Journalists, Activists, and Advertisers Mislead Us 2003, Prometheus Books Buffalo, New York Learn More | Amazon.com
Hoaxes, Myths, and Manias: Why We Need Critical Thinking Co-author with Robert Bartholomew 2003, Prometheus Books Buffalo, New York Learn More | Amazon.com
 

Book Chapters

Sundance ReaderThe Sundance Reader (7th Edition) Mark Connelly 2014 Cengage Learning
 

Pseudoscience and DeceptionPseudoscience and Deception: The Smoke and Mirrors of Paranormal Claims

Bryan Farha, Ed. 2013
 
Vaccination Controversies: A Reference Handbook Vaccination Controversies: A Reference Handbook Contemporary World Issues Series: Science, Technology, and Medicine David E. Newton, Ed. 2013 ABC-CLIO
 
  Marijuana: A Reference Handbook Marijuana:  A Reference Handbook Contemporary World Issues Series: Science, Technology, and Medicine David E. Newton, Ed. 2013 ABC-CLIO
  Life’s Little Mysteries: Answers to Fascinating Questions About the World Around You Jerry Relato and Emily Anderson, Eds. 2011 TechMediaNetwork
  Paranormal Claims: A Critical Analysis Bryan Farha, Ed. 2007 University Press of America
  Everything You Know About God is Wrong: The Disinformation Guide to Religion Russ Kick, Ed. 2007 Disinformation Company Inc.
Dictionary of Atheism, Skepticism and Humanism Bill Cooke, Ed. 2006 Prometheus Books
America’s Youth: Opposing Viewpoints Elizabeth Des Chenes, Ed. 2008 Christine Nasso/The Gale Group
  Science Under Siege: Defending Science, Exposing Pseudoscience Kendrick Frazier, Ed. 2009 Prometheus Books
  Ethics in the 21st Century Mary Alice Trent, Ed. 2005 Pearson Education
  Science to the Rescue Benjamin Radford, Ed. 2008 The Committee for the Skeptical Inquiry
  The New Encyclopedia of Unbelief Tom Flynn, Ed. 2007 Prometheus Books
  Little Green Men, Meowing Nuns and Head-Hunting Panics: A Study of Mass Psychogenic Illness and Social Delusion 2001, McFarland and Company: North Carolina Co-written with Robert E. Bartholomew
Bizarre Cases: From the Files of The Skeptical Inquirer 2000, Committee for the Scientific Investigation of Claims of the Paranormal Amherst, New York
  Opus Maledictorum: Insults, Curses, Slurs, and Other Bad Words from Around the World 1996, Marlowe & Company Reinhold Aman, Ed.
 

Books Referencing Ben Radford's Work

Monster HuntersMonster Hunters: On the Trail with Ghost Hunters, Bigfooters, Ufologists, and Other Paranormal Investigators Tea Krulos 2015 Chicago Review Press
  Sharp ThinkingSharp Thinking (in Hebrew) Gilad Diamant 2015 Sharp Thinking Media
Mammoth Book of ConspiraciesThe Mammoth Book of Conspiracies Jon E. Lewis 2012 Running Press
  Handbook for the Amateur CryptozoologistHandbook For the Amateur Cryptozoologist Brian D. Parsons 2015 Lulu Pub.
  Why Science is WrongWhy Science Is Wrong... About Almost Everything Alex Tsakiris 2014 Anomalist Books
chupa bookSearching for El Chupacabra (Mysterious Monsters series) Jennifer Rivkin 2014 ROSEN / Power Kids Press
  Commodifying BodiesCommodifying Bodies Nancy Scheper-Hughes, Ed. 2002 SAGE Publications
  RecreatingRe-Creating Medicine: Ethical Issues at the Frontiers of Medicine Gregory Pence 2007 Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
  AshgateThe Ashgate Encyclopedia of Literary and Cinematic Monsters Jeffrey Weinstock 2014 Ashgate Publishing
  lyingwonders-194x300 Lying Wonders of the Red Planet: Exposing the Lie of Ancient Aliens S. Douglas Woodward 2014 CreateSpace
  index Mississippi Folk and the Tales They Tell: Myths, Legends, and Bald-Faced Lies Diane Williams 2014 The History Press
  fashion bookFashion- Philosophy for Everyone: Thinking With Style Jessica Wolfendale (Ed.) 2011 Wiley
  Beyond the GraveBeyond the Grave: A Paranormal Investigators Journal A.M. Hill 2013 CreateSpace Independent Publishing
  Ape-Men: Fact or Fiction? Terry O’Neill, 2005, Greenhaven
  ChampThe Untold Story of Champ: A Social History of America's Loch Ness Monster 2012, Robert E. Bartholomew, State University of New York Press
  Encyclopedia of Urban Legends  Encyclopedia of Urban Legends: Updated and Expanded Edition 2012 Jan Harold Brunvand ABC-CLIO
  What Happens Next?  What Happens Next? Contemporary Urban Legends and Popular Culture 2012 Gail de Vos Libraries Unlimited
  Paranormal America Paranormal America: Ghost Encounters, UFO Sightings, Bigfoot Hunts, and other Curiosities in Religion and Culture Christopher Bader, F. Carson Mencken and Joseph Baker 2010 New York University Press
The Best Technology Writing 2010 2010,  Julian Dibbell, Yale University Press
  ‪And Justice For Some: An Exposé of the Lawyers and Judges Who Let Dangerous Criminals Go Free Wendy Murphy, 2007, Sentinel ‪
  The Rough Guide to Unexplained Phenomena Bob Rickard, John Michell, 2007, Rough Guides
  Democratic Communications: Formations, Projects, Possibilities James F. Hamilton, 2009, Lexington Books ‪
  Understanding Biology Through Evolution  (3rd Ed.) Bruce D. Olsen, 2007, Bruce D. Olsen
  Bigfoot!: The True Story of Apes in America Loren Coleman, 2003, Paraview
Secrets of the Sideshows Joe Nickell, 2005, The University Press of Kentucky
; Adventures in Paranormal Investigation Joe Nickell, 2007, The University Press of Kentucky
  Investigating the Paranormal Joe Nickell, 2001, The University Press of Kentucky
  ESP, Psychokinesis, and Psychics Joanne P. Austin, Rosemary Ellen Guiley, 2008, Checkmark Books
  ‪Regulating Violence in Entertainment Paul Ruschmann, 2010, Chelsea House ‪
  A Beginner's Guide to Scientific Method Stephen S. Carey, 2011, Wadsworth Publishing ‪
  Contemporary Marketing David L. Kurtz, 2009, SouthWestern College Publishing
  The Witches' Almanac: Spring 2006-Spring 2007 2006, Elizabeth Pepper, Witches’ Almanac Ltd. ‪
Bigfoot: Fact Or Fiction? Rick Emmer, 2010, Chelsea House Publications ‪
  Mysteries and Legends of New England: True Stories of the Unsolved and Unexplained Diana Ross McCain, 2009, Globe Pequot ‪
  Re-Creating Medicine: Ethical Issues at the Frontiers of Medicine Gregory Pence, 2007, Rowman & Littlefield Publishers ‪
  Brother Paul's Mormon Bathroom Reader Paul B. Skousen, 2005, Cedar Fort ‪
  Hidden Animals: A Field Guide to Batsquatch, Chupacabra, and Other Elusive Creatures Michael Newton, 2009, Greenwood
  Lone Star Spooks: Searching for Ghosts in Texas Nate Riddle ‪
  Mysterious Creatures: A Guide to Cryptozoology George M. Eberhart, 2002, ABC-CLIO ‪
  Bigfoot: The Life and Times of a Legend Joshua Blu Buhs, 2010, University Of Chicago Press ‪
  The Copycat Effect: How the Media and Popular Culture Trigger the Mayhem in Tomorrow’s Headlines Loren Coleman, 2004, Pocket
The Skeptic’s Dictionary Robert Carroll, 2003, Wiley ‪
Sense and Goodness Without God: A Defense of Metaphysical Naturalism Richard Carrier, 2005, AuthorHouse ‪
  Environmental Social Sciences: Methods and Research Design Ismael Vaccaro, Eric Alden Smith, Shankar Aswani, 2010, Cambridge University Press
  ‪Addicted to Placebos: Understanding Science and Society Alan J. Scott, Ph.D., 2006, APP
  The Paranormal Kenneth Partridge, 2009, Hw Wilson
  Liminal Lives: Imagining the Human at the Frontiers of Biomedicine Susan Merrill Squier, 2004, Duke University Press
  Dreaming the Future: The Fantastic Story of Prediction Clifford Pickover, 2001, Prometheus Books
  The Girl Who Gave Birth to Rabbits: A True Medical Mystery Clifford Pickover, 2002, Prometheus Books
  Terrorism: Research, Readings, and Realities Lynne L. Snowden, Bradley C. Whitsel, 2004, Prentice Hall
  ‪Essentials of Psychology Douglas A. Bernstein, 2010, Wadsworth Publishing
  Crop Circles Michael Martin 2006, Capstone Press Consultant
  Th!ink: Why Crucial Decisions Can’t Be Made in the Blink of an Eye Michael R. LeGault 2006, Threshold Editions
  Amazing Cats: Stories of Intuition, Compassion, Mystery and Extraordinary Feats 2008, Omar Mouallem Folklore Publishing Ltd.
  Ghost Mysteries: Unraveling the world’s most mysterious hauntings 2009, Kathleen Weidner Zoehfeld Aladdin
  Monstres Des Lacs 2009, Danielle Goyette Editions Michel Quintin
  Uniquely Vermont 2004, Emily Raabe Heinemann Library
 
Blind Spots: Why Smart People Do Dumb Things 2007, Madeleine L. Van Hecke, PhD Prometheus Books
  Mysterious Creatures: A Chapter Book 2005, Catherine Nichols Nancy Hall Inc.
  The Window in the Corner: A half-century of children’s television 2003, Ruth Inglis Peter Owen Publishers