New Frontiers of Human Science: A Festschrift for K. Ramakrishna Rao
K. Ramakrishna Rao, V. Gowri Rammohan
McFarland, Jan 1, 2002 - Body, Mind & Spirit - 221 pages
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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PRAYER AND HEALING
PARAPSYCHOLOGY AND THE PHILOSOPHY OF MIND
PARAPSYCHOLOGY AND THE NATURE OF MIND
PSYCHICAL RESEARCH AND THE CASE FOR DUALISM
HUMANS AND NATURE
THE SCIENTIFIC STUDY OF ANOMALOUS DREAMS
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