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Fall 2014 Term at the Rhine Education Center: Four New Courses

PA Member John G. Kruth has been at work over the summer months recasting the Rhine Education Center's course structure into a new curriculum that is a combination of 4-week courses, 8-week courses, some academically-oriented, some a little bit more popular, and some eligible for a variety of new certificate programs. Some weeks back I made a video that introduces folks ... Read More

A Practical and Theoretical Handbook of Biopsychocybernetics Research

This handbook is a unique into the of Italian bibliographic panorama of psi research being the first to provide the basic conceptual tools for a correct methodology research. The two authors offer a rigorous training variously structured and a specific epistemological framework with procedural solutions resulting from the most recent guidelines of the scientific research ... Read More

Take part in a survey on Exceptional Experiences!

We have just launched a new survey study at the University of West Georgia. We are interested in learning more about the factors influencing whether people have different types of Exceptional Experiences, including personality and geography. We are interested in hearing from you even if you have never had any experiences. If you have a few moments, here is the link:- ... Read More

Conference on Historical Archives of Parapsychology

From June 12 - 14th a conference will be held in Utrecht, The Netherlands on preserving archives and historical collections of parapsychology and Spiritsm. PHCP 2014 There is no conference fee. The conference is free of charge for speakers and observers and includes free lunches and outdoor activities such as a canal cruise through the famous Utrecht Canals. For more ... Read More

Online Reincarnation Course

Carlos S. Alvarado, PhD, Visiting Scholar, Rhine Research Center Anthropologist James G. Matlock , known for his  writings about reincarnation and other topics , is offering an online course entitled  Signs of Reincarnation . Dr. Matlock describes the course as follows: Dr. James G. Matlock “Signs of Reincarnation is a 15-week online seminar course offered ... Read More

New Rhine Research Center Online Courses

Carlos S. Alvarado, PhD, Visiting Scholar, Rhine Research Center Nancy L. Zingrone and I will be offering two online courses via the Rhine Education Center. One is an eight week course about mediumship and the other is a shorter four week course about dream ESP.   Nancy L. Zingrone, PhD Carlos S. Alvarado, PhD Exploring Mediumship Research In this course students ... Read More

Interesting article on historical collections

http://journal.extra-ordinarium.com/2014-02-18-archival-preservation.htm   Read More

Best Updated Evidence

A selective (see selection criteria) updated list of papers for all those searching " Scientific Evidence " : http://www.psy.unipd.it/~tressold/cmssimple/index.php?page=best-updated-empirical-and-theoretical-evidence Read More

Introduction to Parapsychology Online Course Offered by the Rhine Research Center

Carlos S. Alvarado, PhD, Visiting Scholar, Rhine Research Center A new introductory online parapsychology course will start soon. Taught by Nancy L. Zingrone, and by myself, we present an overview of parapsychology through the Education Center of the Rhine Research Center. The course, Introduction to Parapsychology, is 8-weeks long, will start on January 29 and go through ... Read More

New Book: "Education in Parapsychology" by Harvey J. Irwin

Education in Parapsychology: Student and Instructor Perspectives By Harvey J. Irwin Monograph No. 2 in the AIPR Monograph Series in Parapsychology Dr. Lance Storm and Dr. Adam J. Rock, Editors “This monograph addresses the provision of educational experiences in the field of parapsychology and is designed to meet the needs of both students and instructors. Part 1 of the ... Read More

Mindfield 5.3 Issued to PA Members

The Parapsychological Association presents the William Braud issue of Mindfield . Issue 5.3 features an unpublished paper by William Braud discussing alternatives to the model of the brain as producer of consciousness. This number of Mindfield also includes some reflections by the new PA President Jim Carpenter, the Grande Dame of French Parapsychologists , Yvonne ... Read More

“Psi Map” Streamlining Data in Parapsychology.

From: Psi Map
What is A Psi Map? A “psi map” is a suggested database that can be used to study- psi phenomena; its occurrence, frequency, and distribution all over the world. A psi map can expose relationships and aspects of psi phenomena within regions (physical and cultural boundaries) and over time, distribution of events across regions and over time (from ancient ... Read More

Want to learn more about parapsychology? Still time to register!

The University of Edinburgh's well-respected online parapsychology course, run by PA member (and former President) Dr Caroline Watt, will start its next run on 23rd September. There is still time to register. Click here for more information about the course. 50% discounted rates are available for PA student members. What's not to like? Read More

Online Courses at the Rhine Research Center: OBEs, NDEs, Precognition

Carlos S. Alvarado, Visiting Scholar, Rhine Research Center The Rhine Research Center (RRC) continues to develop interesting online courses about parapsychological topics. One is about out-of-body and near-death experiences, and the other is about precognition.  Click here for the introductory video to the Fall semester. They are taught by Drs. Nancy L. ... Read More

Collected papers of Dr Hubert Larcher

The Institut Métapsychique International is proud to present: L’Odyssée de la Conscience : anthologie d’études sur la mort, l a mystique et le paranormal par le Dr Hubert Larcher (392 p.) Table of contents and Avant-propos to download here First chapter: "Pour faire connaissance..." - Ordering via PayPal here  - This anthology brings together 50 years ... Read More
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