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Supersense

why we believe in the unbelievable

by Bruce M. Hood

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Published by HarperOne in New York .
Written in English


About the Edition

A neuroscientist identifies a high prevalence of belief in supernatural phenomena and superstition while explaining why people are innately subject to such beliefs, in an account that explores why superstitions promote societal bonding.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [259]-288) and index.

Other titlesSuper sense
StatementBruce M. Hood
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBF773 .H66 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 302 p. :
Number of Pages302
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24647555M
ISBN 100061452645
ISBN 109780061452642
LC Control Number2008015038
OCLC/WorldCa225088198

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Now Hood has a new book called Supersense that delves into "why we believe in the unbelievable," as his subtitle puts it. "Humans are born with brains designed to make sense of the world and that. Get this from a library! Supersense: From Superstition to Religion - The Brain Science of Belief.. [Bruce Hood] -- Why is it that Tony Blair always wore the same pair of shoes when answering Prime Minister's Questions? That John McEnroe notoriously refused to step on the white lines of a tennis court between.

This is not all bad news - such beliefs are a useful glue that binds us together as a society. Combining brilliant insight with witty example Hood weaves a page-turning account of our 'supersense' that navigates a path through brain science, child development, popular culture, mental illness and the paranormal. Supersense: Perception in the Animal World by John Downer. Holt. Hardcover. GOOD. Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. Possible ex library copy, that’ll have the markings and stickers associated from the library. Accessories such as CD, codes, toys, may not be included.


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