Author Patrick Wilcken studied anthropology and Latin American Studies at London University. He has spent periods in Paris and Rio de Janeiro and now works in London as a researcher on the Brazil desk for Amnesty International.
Paranormal investigator and columnist for Skeptical Inquirer magazine, Joe Nickell, discussed his latest work on ghosts and so-called spirits of the dead. He argued that most paranormal cases are promoted with an "argument from ignorance." First hour guest, author Patrick Wilcken (book link) talked about Claude Levi-Strauss, and how he revolutionized the field of anthropology. ... More »Host: George Noory