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The 7 laws of magical thinking : how irrationality makes us happy, healthy, and sane

Author: Matt Hutson
Publisher: Richmond : Oneworld, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Drawing on evolutionary biology, cognitive psychology, and neuroscience, former Psychology Today editor and science writer Hutson explores how the idea of magic permeates the way humans think - from  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Matt Hutson
ISBN: 9781851689576 1851689575
OCLC Number: 810950221
Notes: Originally published: 2012.
Description: pages cm
Other Titles: Seven laws of magical thinking
Responsibility: Matthew Hutson.

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`This book is a remarkably creative synthesis of the science behind magical thinking, threaded through with a very personal narrative that engaged the reader.' * BBC Focus *

 
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