TITLE

Bad Moon Rising: the persistent belief in lunar connections to madness

AUTHOR(S)
Iosif, Alina; Ballon, Bruce
PUB. DATE
December 2005
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;12/6/2005, Vol. 173 Issue 12, p1498
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the association between lunar phases and human behavior. Historical background on the belief that the moon exerts an influence on human affairs; Overview of modern thought on the correlation between the lunar cycle and human behavior; Reasons that the belief in a lunar effect is still so strong.
ACCESSION #
18939159

 

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