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By Tony Jinks

while somebody admits to an odd event, comparable to witnessing an alien craft, having telepathic hunches, or seeing angels or ghosts, listeners frequently clarify it away as unsuitable conception, intoxication, lack of knowledge, or perhaps psychological sickness. even though those unsympathetic psychology-based motives stay the most well-liked responses to claims of the supernatural, those that use them usually have little knowing of what such dismissive “solutions” really entail. This learn bargains a balanced and available research of varied motives for the magical. by means of offering perception into how those theories are utilized, or misapplied, to inquiry into the mystical, it clarifies the connection among the sector of psychology and the supernatural.
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