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Paranormality : why we see what isn't there

Author: Richard Wiseman
Publisher: London : Macmillan, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Richard Wiseman is clear about one thing: paranormal phenomena don't exist. But in the same way that the science of space travel transforms our everyday lives, so research into telepathy, fortune-telling and out-of-body experiences produces remarkable insights into our brains, behaviour and beliefs. This book embarks on a wild ghost chase into this new science of the supernatural and is packed with activities that  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Case studies
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Wiseman
ISBN: 9780230752986 0230752985
OCLC Number: 697258370
Description: 340 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Fortune-telling --
Out-of-body experience --
Mind over matter --
Talking with the dead --
Intermission --
Ghost-hunting --
Mind control --
Prophecy --
Conclusion --
Instant superhero kit.
Responsibility: Richard Wiseman.

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Bestselling psychologist Richard Wiseman unravels the science behind our beliefs in telepathy, clairvoyants, mediums, ghosts, and more...  Read more...

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