The Psychology of Magic: From Lab to Stage
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The Psychology of Magic book by Gustav Kuhn and Alice Phailès is focused on practical psychology magicians, and mentalists can apply in their performances.
The book scientifically discusses the various psychological aspects of magic and tricks and shows how the audience experiences them with demonstrative examples.
Furthermore, the book explains the techniques that will help you improve your magic. How to use psychology for more successful forcing. How to take advantage of the spectator's blind spots. How to trick the brain and other senses with illusions, and much more.
Yet, this is not a scientific publication but a very readable book that lets you use the results of several years of research to improve your magic.