New Frontiers of Human Science: A Festschrift for K. Ramakrishna Rao

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K. Ramakrishna Rao, V. Gowri Rammohan
McFarland, Jan 1, 2002 - Body, Mind & Spirit - 221 pages
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Koneru Ramakrishna Rao has played a leading role in advancing parapsychology in the United States, India, and around the world--serving as president of both the Indian Academy of Applied Psychology and the U.S.-based Parapsychological Association. He founded the Journal of Indian Psychology and served as editor of the Journal of Parapsychology for nearly two decades. He has authored many books, including Basic Research in Parapsychology (second edition, 2001, $39.95) and Consciousness Studies (2002, $75). Thirteen essays collected here honor his contributions to the field; they are written by Raos colleagues, students, and protgs on such topics as psychical research, prayer and healing, consciousness, dreams and clairvoyance. Also provided is a complete bibliography of Raos published writings.
  

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Contents

Preface
1
PRAYER AND HEALING
19
PARAPSYCHOLOGY AND THE PHILOSOPHY OF MIND
30
PARAPSYCHOLOGY AND THE NATURE OF MIND
46
PSYCHICAL RESEARCH AND THE CASE FOR DUALISM
60
HUMANS AND NATURE
65
DOES
79
PSIFAVORABLE CONDITIONS
95
THE CHALLENGE OF EXPERIMENTER Psi
142
POLTERGEISTS ELECTROMAGNETISM
158
CLAIRVOYANT INVESTIGATION OF THE STRUCTURE
170
AN EASTWEST STUDY
182
Contributors
193
Bibliography of the Writings ofK Ramakrishna
199
Index
213
Copyright

THE SCIENTIFIC STUDY OF ANOMALOUS DREAMS
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