Professor Wiseman makes the subject matter understandable to those without a Ph.
I bought Quirkology because I like to see how our own minds can trick us and things are not always what we expect, and thought his research was interesting.
Throughout the book Wiseman has numerous "reader participation" exercises and lessons.
This was not what I was expecting. I thought it would be about selective perception. Probably my fault. Oh, well... deal with it!Published 1 month ago by CM
Highly recommended - written with integrity, up-to-date research, from a balanced and tolerant view, very enjoyable and informative
It is depressing that in the US it is... Read more
It seems that Richard Wiseman cannot prove to himself that things such as paranormal abilities, psychic powers, or out of body experiences exist, consequently, he goes out of his... Read morePublished 2 months ago by Edward James
Outstanding humorous explanation of every possible mysterious claim!Published 4 months ago by Kirill Marchuk
Great book. I am a Psychology student and have always had an interest in the paranormal as well (as should be obvious by my name). Read morePublished 6 months ago by Of Ghosts and Wizards
Saw the author on TV and looked for this book as I was very impressed. Now I need to read the rest of his books!Published 6 months ago by Susie
Great book for a skeptic or someone interested in skepticism. They 'experiments you can try at home' are also fun for parties. Read morePublished 8 months ago by Broz