Our Dreaming Mind

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Ballantine Books, 1994 - Body, Mind & Spirit - 547 pages
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"When a book appears that is timely, scholarly, comprehensive, and well-written, it stands as a landmark."
In this brilliantly researched study, Robert L. Van de Castle, Ph.D., an internationally recognized dream authority, examines the vital role that dreams have played throughout history. OUR DREAMING MIND delves into the most provocative experiments that scientists are conducting on the dreaming mind in this century. Vast in scope and startling in its revelations, here is an invaluable contribution to our understanding of dreams, written with clarity and grace. Dr. Van de Castle shares with all readers the amazing riches he has discovered throughout a lifetime of research and reflection on dreams.

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User Review  - vpfluke - LibraryThing

This is a nice all-embrasive book on dreams. It covers the history of the experience of dreaming. Andthose who have done research on dreams. It is not an interpretative guide to ones dreams, but might be a good adjunct. Read full review

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User Review  - drj - LibraryThing

This well researched volume covers all of the aspects of dreams in the arenas of art, religion, philosophy, psychology, and politics in history as well as the present day. By far the most detailed ... Read full review


Chapter 3Dreams from the Dawn of History through Artemidoris
The Second to the Eighteenth Centuries
The Nineteenth Century

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