March 30th Bryan J Williams Seeking Spectral Insight–Practical Lessons for Ghost Hunting
April 11, 2023
Presented for the Parapsychology Research and Education course (also known as ParaMOOC2023)
Christine Simmonds-Moore, professor of psychology at the University of West Georgia, explored the nature and correlates of Exceptional Experiences (ExE) in a psychomanteum procedure, comparing synesthetes and non-synesthetes and the rated vividness, reality, and spatial nature of their experiences.
Louise N. King, PhD. student at the University of Northampton, aimed to record and formally compare the phenomenology of anomalous experiences in Temporal Lobe Epilepsy (TLE), employing a qualitative methodology that focuses on the phenomenology and meaning of experiences.
New Thinking Allowed host Jeffrey Mishlove, PhD, suggests that social and behavioral scientists could learn a great deal by studying the findings of parapsychology and psychical research. He highlights the classical book, Phantasms of the Living; as well as the “Philip the Ghost” experiment by the Toronto Society for Psychical Research. He suggests that these [...]