Psychology of Ghosts, Hauntings and Magic - university taster course at Goldsmiths, University of London.
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Opinion polls repeatedly show relatively high levels of belief in ghosts, and a sizeable minority of the population claim to have personally encountered a ghost. Prof French will consider a number of factors that may lead people to claim that they have experienced a ghost even though they may not in fact have done so. Dr Kuhn will discuss how magicians exploit limitations in our cognition to distort our visual perception.
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