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Published: 02 March 2020

168 Pages | 8-10 black and white images

6.9 x 4.4 inches

ISBN: 9780198819257

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Superstition: A Very Short Introduction

Stuart Vyse

Very Short Introductions

  • Explores the history of our deepest superstitions, and the psychological reasons behind why they persist today
  • Reveals the surprising connections between current everyday superstitions and the ancient world
  • Provides an up-to-date assessment of the psychological foundations of superstitious belief
  • Gives an overview of the fascinating array of contemporary superstitions throughout the world
  • Part of the Very Short Introductions series - over ten million copies sold worldwide