September 2008
Encyclopedia of Religious Phenomena;2008, p308
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Information about Skeptics Society in Los Angeles, California is presented. It was founded by scholar and writer Michael Shermer, who was assisted by Pat Linse and Kim Ziel Shermer. The society sponsors an annual conference and a variety of programs throughout the year. It operates from a position that assumes that most supernatural and paranormal claims may be reduced to either baseless speculations on matters beyond the realm of science.


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