Parapsychology: The Controversial Science
"This is the bst piece of writing for the public on serious parapsychology to come along in many years. It is both well written and well time, providing hot-off-the-press coverage of themost recent developments in parapsychological research and thinking."
ROBERT L. MORRIS
Koestler Chair of Parapsychology
University of Edinborough
In this impressively documented work, Dr. Richard S. Broughton, Director of Research at the world-renowned Institute of Parapscyhology, illuminates the history and evolution of parapsychology and directly addresses the raging controversy over its very existence as a science. At the heart of the book he brings together a broad range of recent parapsychological research, from the U.S., China, and the former Soviet Union, complete with full descriptions of the actual techniques and explanations of how researchers apply scientific methods to study the baffling experiences that qualify as psi phenomena.
Selected by the Quality Paperback Book Club
"From the Trade Paperback edition.
36 pages matching paranormal in this book
Results 1-3 of 36
What people are saying - Write a review
Review: Parapsychology: The Controversial ScienceUser Review - Harrison - Goodreads
Broughton's book (****) is a solid introduction to the field of parapsychology. He starts with a brief overview of the type of paranormal experiences that inspire the research - the everyday ... Read full review
Review: Parapsychology: The Controversial ScienceUser Review - Shea Mastison - Goodreads
I went into this book with the expectation that I would be reading a pseudoscientific account of a popular superstition; a la Michael Behe and the Intelligent Design types, or L. Ron Hubbard and his ... Read full review
A Controversial Science
Mapping the Territory
Origins of the Science
11 other sections not shown