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Why people believe weird things : pseudoscience, superstition, and other confusions of our time

Author: Michael Shermer
Publisher: Los Angeles, CA : Audio Renaissance ; New York : Distributed by St. Martin's Press, ℗1998.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Michael Shermer, a champion of science and history and director of the Skeptics Society, explores the very human reasons why we find other-worldly phenomena, conspiracy theories, and cults so appealing.
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Genre/Form: Miscellanea
Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Shermer
ISBN: 1559275138 9781559275132
OCLC Number: 40603851
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Performer(s): Read by the author.
Description: 2 audiocassettes (approximately 180 min.) : analog
Responsibility: Michael Shermer.

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Argues that the search for meaning and spiritual fulfillment often results in the embracing of extraordinary claims and controversial ideas.  Read more...

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