Benefits of Superstition, Teaching Reality, Harry Potter and the Sacred Text, Midwives

Benefits of Superstition, Teaching Reality, Harry Potter and the Sacred Text, Midwives

Constant Wonder

  • Feb 26, 2019 9:00 pm
  • 1:37:16 mins

Psychologist Stuart Vyse joins us to discuss the history and root of superstitions and considers possible benefits. Nathanael Stein uses philosophy to talk about how we teach children the differences between reality and make-believe. Ariana Nedelman chats about her podcast and how we can apply practices of reading sacred texts to other aspects of our lives. Wendy Kline talks about the role of the midwife and how that has changed throughout American history.