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A fascinating account of post-Tsunami haunting sand spirit possession in Japan by the Times' Asia editor. It parallels older accounts, such as Carl Wickland's 30 Years Among the Dead, in which he uses his wife as a medium to house spirits, who he…Continue
Started by Fiona Bowie in Sample Title Feb 21.
Tell My Mother I’m Not Dead: A Case Study in Mediumship Research
by Trevor Hamilton, Exeter: Imprint Academic, 2012.£8.95, $17.90, 191pp, Appendices, Glossary, Resources and References.
Tell My Mother I’m Not Dead is a personal and intellectual journey for…Continue
Posted by Fiona Bowie on August 13, 2013 at 22:47
I'm contemplating a piece of research work about the experienced nature of the afterlife. I intend to make detailed comparisons between channeled descriptions from spirits living 'Upstairs' written down by a number of channelers. There are many in the English language, 19th-20thCs - I'm on top of that I think, and there is the Brazilian national treasure Chico Xavier, a largely uneducated person who has channeled some 250 books, a couple of which are translated into English. Preliminary…Continue
Posted by Dr Clement Jewitt on June 8, 2013 at 13:06
Posted by Maria vonAnderseck on June 3, 2013 at 14:30
This short ebook is a beginner's introduction to key themes in the anthropology of the supernatural. It aims to situate paranormal experiences and supernatural beliefs within a much broader framework through taking a cross-cultural approach. It is hoped that this approach will not only give the reader a greater appreciation of the variety of supernatural beliefs and paranormal experiences prevalent in the world’s cultures, but also that it will allow for a more in-depth, and so better…Continue
Posted by Jack Hunter on January 31, 2013 at 10:59