The Natural Origins of Supernatural Thinking | University of Oxford

The Natural Origins of Supernatural Thinking

Speaker
With Professor Bruce Hood, Bristol University
Event date
Event time
13:00 - 14:00
Venue
Ashmolean Museum
Beaumont Street
Oxford
Oxfordshire
OX12PH
Venue details

Lecture Theatre

Event type
Lectures and seminars
Event cost
£8/£7/£6 Full, Concessions, Members
Disabled access?
Yes
Booking required
Required

It is often assumed that people are indoctrinated with supernatural beliefs or folklore. However, many supernatural beliefs can be traced to natural ways of thinking about the world that we all share from a young age. Learn about the science of belief and why we are so inclined to believe the unbelievable.