Understanding the Paranormal: Investigating Magic, 1st Edition

  • Kathryn Horsley
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  • ISBN-10: 1680485644
  • ISBN-13: 9781680485646
  • DDC: 133.4
  • Grade Level Range: 5th Grade - 8th Grade
  • 48 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released August 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017

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Overview

In this title, the history of magic -- both paranormal and performative -- is explored in all its facets. Readers will be introduced to magical practices and the science that explains many of them away.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction.
1: What is Magic?.
2: The History of Magic.
3: The Mechanics of “Magic” and its Legendary Practitioners.
4: Magic's Place in Popular Culture.
Glossary.
For Further Reading.
Index.