Michael Shermer:
Майкл Шермер: Модель самообмана

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Майкл Шермер утверждает, что человеческая тенденция верить в удивительные вещи - от похищения инопланетянами до лозы для поиска воды - сводится к двум основным бессознательным инстинктам самосохранения. Он объясняет, что они из себя представляют и как доводят нас до беды.

Michael Shermer debunks myths, superstitions and urban legends — and explains why we believe them. Along with publishing Skeptic Magazine, he's author of Why People Believe Weird Things and The Mind of the Market. Full bio
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