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Psychical research for the plain man

by S. M. Miss Kingsford

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Published by K. Paul, Trench, Trubner & co., ltd., E. P. Dutton & co. in London, New York .
Written in English


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LC ClassificationsBF1031 .K5
The Physical Object
Paginationvi p., 1 l., 271 p.
Number of Pages271
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Open LibraryOL24606232M
LC Control Number22005233

Psychical Research; J. S. P. R. for the Journal of the Society for Psychical Research; and Am. S. P. R. for the Proceedings of the American Society of the same name. THIRTY YEARS OF PSYCHICAL RESEARCH BOOK I CONCERNING METAPSYCHICS IN GENERAL 1 4 File Size: 2MB. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle .

The Imprisoned Splendour - An Approach to Reality, based upon the Significance of Data drawn from the fields of Natural Science, Psychical Research and Mystical Experience. Hodder and Stoughton. by JOHNSON, Raynor C. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   Psychical Miscellanea Being Papers on Psychical Research, Telepathy, Hypnotism, Christian Science, etc. Contents: Death -- If a man die, shall he live again? -- Psychical research; its method, evidence, and tendency -- The evolution of a psychical researcher -- Do miracles happen?

Practical Mind‑Reading ii Writings Thought Force in Business and Everyday Life Psychical Research.” and my veil no man hath yet lifted.’ Not thus do modern seekers after truth confront Nature—the word that stands for the baffling mysteries of the Universe. Steadily, Size: KB. Books Recommended by The UVA Division of Perceptual Studies Staff The following is a list of books on various aspects of psychical research (also known as parapsychology) that are recommended by the faculty at the Division of Perceptual Studies. There are books on psychical research in general, many of which cover a variety of topics, [ ].


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Excerpt from Psychical Research for the Plain Man It has unfortunately happened in the matter of evidence for supernormal occurrences, with which is involved the hope of life after death, that the judge and the jury, the expert and the man in the street, seldom or never come into : S.

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Psychical research for the plain man. [S M Kingsford, Miss.]. The Internet Archive () provides free access to hundreds of classic books on spiritualism, psychical research and the paranormal.

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Miss. [from old catalog] Kingsford. London: Longmans, Green & Co., First Edition. Hardcover. Small octavo.

viii + pp. Original salmon cloth lettered in black on spine. Novelist, John Oxenham had a dream four months before he died in which it seemed that for a short space of time he was 'out of the body' and savouring of the joys of the life beyond.

His experience was embodied in this volume, his Book Edition: First Edition. Its Journal and Proceedings, published since the s, offer a wealth of material relating to investigations and experiments past and present, as well as theoretical studies and papers discussing the relationship between psychical research and fields such as psychology, philosophy, physics, medicine, evolutionary biology and social sciences.

The American Society for Psychical Research is the oldest psychical research organization in the United States. Founded inthe ASPR has supported the scientific investigation of extraordinary, or yet unexplained phenomena that have been called psychic or paranormal.

The ASPR maintains a one-of-a-kind library and archive. A pioneering organization with an. Founded inthe SPR was the first organisation to conduct scholarly research into human experiences that challenge contemporary scientific models.

More. Febru We are very sad to report the death of Mary Rose Barrington, Vice-President of the SPR, who died 20th February,aged Read more. Febru An examination of the public fascination with spiritualism and psychical research in Britain from the mid-nineteenth to the early twentieth century.

The book explores the variety of social background, education, and professional expertise that characterized the men and women who attended seances and investigated psychic phenomena, and places them in the context of. The Parapsychology Revolution: A concise anthology of paranormal and psychical research, compiled and edited by Robert M.

Schoch and Logan Yonavjak, Jeremy Tarcher & Penguin,ff. Robert Schoch is a member of the College of General Studies at Boston University and Logan Yonavjak is a researcher from the Rhine Research Center in Durham, North by: 6. Psychical research by Sir William F. Barrett; 7 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Accessible book, Occultism, Psychical research, Parapsychology, Research.

The term ‘psychical research’ is traditionally associated with the investigation of alleged psychic phenomena using a variety of methods, while ‘parapsychology’ typically denotes their lab-based quantitative study as promoted in the s by the American biologist J.

Rhine at Duke University and later generations of by: 5. Book Description: Shortlisted for the Katharine Briggs Folklore Award This is the first critical edition of the works of Andrew Lang (), the Scottish writer whose enormous output spanned the whole range of late-nineteenth century intellectual culture.

PLAYFAIR, Guy Lyon. The Unknown Power. Research into Paranormal Phenomena in the World's Most Psychic Country (New York: Pocket Books, ) The Indefinite Boundary: An Investigation into the Relationship between Matter and Spirit (London: Souvenir Press, ) If this be Magic (London: Jonathan Cape.

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Frank Podmore, resident skeptic in the Society of Psychical Research. Whatever the final position the Society of Psychical Research adopted with respect to ghosts and haunted houses, Lichtenberg was clearly mistaken when he dismissed as ridiculous society’s belief in ghosts.

Ghosts and apparitions were alive and well at least a century later. Arthur Conan Doyle wrote a supportive introduction to the book but later commented in that it was "written from a strictly psychic research point of view, and is far behind the real provable facts." Psychical researcher Hereward Carrington described the book as a "fair and impartial summary.".

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Not all rare books are valuable, and you may be surprised to discover that some very recent book editions have great value%(41). The National Laboratory of Psychical Research was a rival to the Society for Psychical Research.

Price had a number of disputes with the SPR, most notably over the mediumship of Rudi Schneider. Price paid mediums to test them, the SPR criticized Price and disagreed about paying mediums for testing.

Kripal grounds his study in the work of four major figures in the history of paranormal research: psychical researcher Frederic Myers; writer and humorist Charles Fort; astronomer, computer scientist, and ufologist Jacques Vallee; and philosopher and sociologist Bertrand Méheust.Parapsychology may be defined as the scientific study of paranormal phenomena.

The elements of this definition require some elaboration. Psychical Research and Parapsychology. Parapsychology entered into its fully scientific phase with the founding of the Society for Psychical Research in Britain in Myers was interested in psychical research and was one of the founding members of the Society for Psychical Research (SPR) in He became the President in Myers psychical ideas and theory of a subliminal self did not impress contemporary psychologists.

Psychologists who shared an interest in psychical research such as Théodore Flournoy and William James Born: February 6,Keswick, Cumberland.