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The Resource Supersense : why we believe in the unbelievable, Bruce M. Hood

Supersense : why we believe in the unbelievable, Bruce M. Hood

Label
Supersense : why we believe in the unbelievable
Title
Supersense
Title remainder
why we believe in the unbelievable
Statement of responsibility
Bruce M. Hood
Title variation
Super sense
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
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
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hood, Bruce M.
Dewey number
153.4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BF773
LC item number
.H66 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Belief and doubt
  • Supernatural
  • Psychology and religion
  • Psychology, Religious
Label
Supersense : why we believe in the unbelievable, Bruce M. Hood
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What secret do John McEnroe and David Beckham share? -- Could you wear a killer's cardigan? -- Who created creationism? -- Blooming, buzzing babies -- Mind reading 101 -- Freak accidents -- Would you willingly receive a heart transplant from a murderer? -- Why do traveling salesmen sleep with teddy bears? -- The biology of belief -- Would you let your wife sleep with Robert Redford?
Control code
000402913
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvii, 302 pages
Isbn
9780061452642
Lccn
2008015038
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000402913
  • (OCoLC)225088198
Label
Supersense : why we believe in the unbelievable, Bruce M. Hood
Link
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What secret do John McEnroe and David Beckham share? -- Could you wear a killer's cardigan? -- Who created creationism? -- Blooming, buzzing babies -- Mind reading 101 -- Freak accidents -- Would you willingly receive a heart transplant from a murderer? -- Why do traveling salesmen sleep with teddy bears? -- The biology of belief -- Would you let your wife sleep with Robert Redford?
Control code
000402913
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvii, 302 pages
Isbn
9780061452642
Lccn
2008015038
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000402913
  • (OCoLC)225088198

Library Locations

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