×


 x 

Shopping cart
4%OFFRob Brotherton - Suspicious Minds: Why We Believe Conspiracy Theories - 9781472915634 - V9781472915634
Stock image for illustration purposes only - book cover, edition or condition may vary.

Suspicious Minds: Why We Believe Conspiracy Theories

€ 11.99
€ 11.54
FREE Delivery in Ireland
Description for Suspicious Minds: Why We Believe Conspiracy Theories Paperback. Shortlisted for the 2016 Phi Beta Kappa Award in Science, Suspicious Minds decodes the psychology of why we all believe in conspiracy theories--some of us just hide it better than others. Num Pages: 304 pages. BIC Classification: JFHC; JMH; PDZ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 131 x 198 x 22. Weight in Grams: 214.
'A first class book' Sunday Times We're all conspiracy theorists. Some of us just hide it better than others. Conspiracy theorists do not wear tin-foil hats (for the most part). They are not just a few kooks lurking on the paranoid fringes of society with bizarre ideas about shape-shifting reptilian aliens running society in secret. They walk among us. They are us. Everyone loves a good conspiracy. Yet conspiracy theories are not a recent invention. And they are not always a harmless curiosity. In Suspicious Minds, Rob Brotherton explores the history ... Read more

Product Details

Publisher
Bloomsbury Sigma
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
Number of Pages
304
Place of Publication
London, United Kingdom
ISBN
9781472915634
SKU
V9781472915634
Shipping Time
Usually ships in 5 to 9 working days
Ref
99-5

About Rob Brotherton
Rob Brotherton is an academic psychologist and science writer who likes to walk on the weird side of psychology. Rob completed a doctoral degree on the psychology of conspiracy theories, and taught classes on why people believe weird stuff and science communication as a member of the Anomalistic Psychology Research Unit at Goldsmiths, University of London. He now lives in ... Read more

Reviews for Suspicious Minds: Why We Believe Conspiracy Theories
Sophisticated and absorbing...This is a first-class book. It melds science, history and popular culture cleverly and with purpose.
Sunday Times
A thought-provoking analysis and an appealing guide to thinking about conspiracies, real and imagined.
Wall Street Journal
...presents a textured and often surprising look into the fascinating world of conspiracy theories. A world so often described ... Read more

Goodreads reviews for Suspicious Minds: Why We Believe Conspiracy Theories