Elinor Ochs & Margaret Beck

Elinor Ochs is a professor of anthropology and applied linguistics, and the director of the Center on Everyday Lives of Families, at UCLA. Margaret Beck is an assistant professor of anthropology at the University of Iowa.

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The Absurd Psychology of Restaurant Menus

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What Happens Inside a Dying Mind?

Science cannot fully explain near-death experiences.

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