“If we are to take seriously the fact that forms of racism, colonialism, sexism, and other prejudices are alive in our disciplinary practices, then it is incumbent upon us to do the work to see the way our research adheres to, circulates, or, in the best case, rejects these kinds of ideologies.”
Aligned with the “connectiveness” goal of the upcoming SSE-PA 2021 online convention, Jacob Glazier will present his approach on “Decolonizing Parapsychology”, and discuss if parapsychology continues to perpetuate colonial ideologies and other prejudices.
Learn more at: https://sse-pa.healthyseminars.com/course/decolonizing-parapsychology
The Parapsychological Association is an international professional organization of scientists and scholars engaged in the study of psi (or ‘psychic’) experiences, such as telepathy, clairvoyance, psychokinesis, psychic healing, and precognition. The primary objective of the PA is to achieve a scientific understanding of these experiences.
There is a level of PA membership for everyone interested in the scientific and scholarly advancement of parapsychology. Join the association at: https://www.parapsych.org/join_the_pa.aspx
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Published on July 15, 2021