Why People Believe Weird Things: Pseudoscience, Superstition, and Other Confusions of Our Time

Why People Believe Weird Things

Pseudoscience, Superstition, and Other Confusions of Our Time

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ISBN10: 0805070893 ISBN13: 9780805070897 Publisher: Henry Holt & Co Published: Sep 1 2002 Pages: 349 Weight: 0.90lbs. Height: 9.00" Width: 6.00" Depth: 1.25" Language: English

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The publisher of Skeptic magazine argues that the search for meaning and spiritual fulfillment often results in the embracing of extraordinary claims and controversial ideas, discussing a variety of pseudoscientific ideas and superstitions that promote spiritual beliefs through their scientific principles. Reprint.

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