Some reasons that people believe in ghosts may include their desire to believe in an afterlife and that inexplicable environmental factors cause people to blame "spirits."
Sep 5, 2014 ... In Taiwan, some people believe that the presence of wandering ghosts during
Ghost Month can cause accidents to the living. At least one study ...
Oct 23, 2015 ... According to a Gallup survey from 2005, about three out of four Americans harbor
at least one paranormal belief. More than a third of people ...
Explaining a mysterious happening, longing for a deceased love one or just
following the evidence, at least 45% of Americans believe in ghosts.
Education has nothing to do with beliefs in supernatural stuff. If one is educated
and sits with a ... Why do religious people fear ghosts and spirits? What harm can
Was. That? A 2013 Harris poll found that 42 percent of Americans believe in
ghosts. ... Why are people drawn to the supernatural? ... How do we get that way?
Oct 30, 2014 ... So why do we embrace irrational beliefs and superstitious behavior? ... “People
believe in things like astrology because it works for them better ...
Sep 1, 2015 ... Those who favor Bigfoot, UFOs and ghosts share a thinking style. ... While
perhaps belief in say, lizard people and astrology seem relatively ... us that the
likelihood that Linda can do two separate magical things is always less ...
Oct 31, 2016 ... It has a lot to do with how our brains are wired. Barry Markovsky, a sociologist at
the University of South Carolina, told Business Insider in 2015 ...
Nov 2, 2015 ... Do you think that a belief in ghosts can act as a sort of religion in and of itself? ...
A lot of people in different cultures who believe in ghosts aren't ...