"Becker describes the emergence of an electromagnetic medicine, whichpromises to unlock the secrets of healing, and the growth of electromagneticpollution that poses a clear danger to our health. He uses the model of thebody electric to explain the effectiveness of popular alternative healingmethods including hypnosis, biofeedback, homeopathy, acupuncture, andpsychic healing. All of these therapeutic modalities use aspects of thebodyâ€™s innate electrical healing systems; all pose a challenge to the views ofhuman life accepted by established mechanistic medicine. These timelyideas have begun to influence the social processes by which change isinduced in Western societies. This is fascinating information that is easilyread and of considerable importance."