An Introduction to Parapsychology (5th Edition) by Harvey J. Irwin, Caroline A. Watt

By Harvey J. Irwin, Caroline A. Watt

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This is a completely up to date and revised version of our hugely acclaimed college textbook at the technology of parapsychology. the target of this ebook is to supply an introductory survey of parapsychologists' efforts to discover the authenticity and bases of anomalous, it seems that paranormal phenomena. It outlines the origins of parapsychological learn and significantly studies investigations of extrasensory conception, psychokinesis, poltergeist phenomena, near-death and out-of-body stories, and the assessment of parapsychology as a systematic company.

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Telle est, en effet, la nouvelle dimension que nous deVons ajouter à l'être conscient. Il ne se réduit pas à ce que l'on « réifie » par le substantif de la conscience à l'être pour autant qu'il est conscient de quelque chose, c'est-à-dire à la forme synchronique de l'être conscient que nous venons d'exposer dans le paragraphe précédent. L'être conscient est aussi et nécessairement l'être historique dont la trajectoire suit le sens de son existence pour constituer sa personne. Par là, nous touchons à la structure transactuelle ou diachronique de l'être conscient constitutive du Moi.

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