Why people believe weird things : pseudoscience, superstition, and other confusions of our time
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New York : A.W.H. Freeman/Owl Book, 2002.
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Rev. and expanded.
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xxvi, 349 pages : ill. ; 24 cm.
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9780805070897 (pbk.), 0805070893 (pbk.), 9780613916622 (Topeka), 061391662X (Topeka)

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"First Owl Books edition"--T.p. verso.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 315-332) and index.
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The co-founder of "Skeptic" magazine explains why people are so willing to believe in mind reading, alien abductions, ghosts, and other manifestations of pseudoscience, and discusses how such wrong thinking can lead to very real danger.
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Shermer, M. (2002). Why people believe weird things: pseudoscience, superstition, and other confusions of our time. Rev. and expanded. New York: A.W.H. Freeman/Owl Book.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Shermer, Michael. 2002. Why People Believe Weird Things: Pseudoscience, Superstition, and Other Confusions of Our Time. New York: A.W.H. Freeman/Owl Book.

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Shermer, Michael, Why People Believe Weird Things: Pseudoscience, Superstition, and Other Confusions of Our Time. New York: A.W.H. Freeman/Owl Book, 2002.

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Shermer, Michael. Why People Believe Weird Things: Pseudoscience, Superstition, and Other Confusions of Our Time. Rev. and expanded. New York: A.W.H. Freeman/Owl Book, 2002. Print.

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