Superstition by Robert L. Park

Why do people persist in superstitious convictions long after science has shown them to be ill-founded? Robert L. Park ( has some ideas. He covers here in 2008, among other topics, parapsychology, homeopathy, acupuncture, souls, ‘intelligent design’, the power of prayer, reincarnation and astral projections.

Park’s previous debunk ‘Voodoo Science’ (2000, is also well worth a read.

240 pages in Princeton University Press

ISBN 978-0691145976

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