Human Personality and Its Survival of Bodily Death has 64 ratings and 4 reviews. Hussam said: Spiritual and Personal A very personal book that anyone c. my brother, Dr. A. T. Myers, F.R.C.P., who helped me for many years in all medical of human personality, which is needful in order to throw fresh light on . Donor challenge: Your generous donation will be matched 2-to-1 right now. Your $5 becomes $15! Dear Internet Archive Supporter,. I ask only.
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Myers was presonality in psychical research and was one of the founding members of the Society for Psychical Research SPR in Arthur Thomas Myers — From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
Quotes from Human Personality It’s very, very readable- a page turner- more than a hundred years later. Some scholars, however, criticized Phantasms of the Living for its lack of written testimony and the time elapsed between myerss occurrence and the report of it being made.
Myers wrote Human Personalitythe culmination of his research, at a time when scientific pioneering was proceeding toward materialism—when simply expressing the belief that man possesses a soul was a very daring act. Myers, the cofounder of the Society of Psychical Research.
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petsonality A very personal book that anyone can relate to in one way or another. Myers’ relationship with his cousin’s wife has been questioned by different researchers to be sexual or Platonic.
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Questions or comments about the website? Myers was not some fringe crank, for he was a recognized classics scholar, platonic philosopher, poet, and son of a clergyman. Bronwen Skye rated it it was ok May 31, Is Spiritualism based on Fraud?: Frederic William Henry Myers was a poet, classicist, philologist, and a founder of the Personqlity for Psychical Research. A strong attack on the fwj was made by physiologist William Thierry Preyer.
Dealer rated it did not like it Dec 13, That is what strikes you about the vast compendium of cases included here- they were painstakingly documented, all witnesses were carefully interviewed, and sworn affidavits were obtained. University of Chicago Press.
Hansel concluded “none of the stories investigated has withstood critical examination. In his reply to Innes, Gurney could only point to three cases that met Innes’s requirements, one of which later turned out to be a fraud. Highly recommended for sure! However, the world of the early 20th century was obsessed with materialism and effectively ignored this finding.
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Past Presidents Archived at the Wayback Machine. Either that, or claiming that it was fraud. Innes notes that there was no indication in the book that such letters were received and examined by Gurney and his assistants. The book could be a matter of controversy, yet the editor has clarified that from the start. No trivia or quizzes yet.