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Parapsychological Research with Children: An Annotated Bibliography

Parapsychological Research with Children: An Annotated Bibliography

by Athena A. Drewes, Sally Ann Drucker
     
 

For parents, teachers, researchers, parapsychologists, and the curious layperson wanting to find out more about children's paranormal experiences, this comprehensive annotated bibliography, the only one of its kind, will be of great assistance. The volume focuses on paranormal research with children from infancy through high school. It contains 464 entries from 45

Overview

For parents, teachers, researchers, parapsychologists, and the curious layperson wanting to find out more about children's paranormal experiences, this comprehensive annotated bibliography, the only one of its kind, will be of great assistance. The volume focuses on paranormal research with children from infancy through high school. It contains 464 entries from 45 journals and proceedings, books, and related articles published between 1881 and 1990. The authors also include an extensive introduction and overview of the subject based on papers presented at the 1989 Parapsychological Association convention. Entries are organized into seven sections for readers' convenience: Clairvoyance, Telepathy, Precognition, Psychokinesis, Poltergeists, Reincarnation, and Miscellaneous (including general information and near-death experiences).

Editorial Reviews

Light
... indispensable...
Journal Of The American Society For Psychical Research
...This book is a welcome addition to the reference literature of parapsychology, since, with the exception of Rhea White's (1988) work, there are no other high quality bibliographies on the subject.
American Reference Books Annual
The panel papers reproduced are interesting, the selection of bibliographic entries is good, and the whole is well organized.
CHOICE
... fills a gap in the literature.
Journal Of Parapsychology
.. ambitious and useful...
Idris
... invaluable...
Journal Of The Society For Psychical Research
... very helpful summaries.... well produced...
Choice
... fills a gap in the literature.
Journal of Parapsychology
.. ambitious and useful...
American Reference Books Annual (ARBA)
The panel papers reproduced are interesting, the selection of bibliographic entries is good, and the whole is well organized.
Katherine Fair Donnelly
.. a splendid resource in a much-needed area.... entries are concise and informative.... helpful appendix.... outstanding achievement...
Journal of the Society for Psychical Research
... very helpful summaries.... well produced...

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780810825147
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
12/28/1991
Pages:
245
Product dimensions:
5.78(w) x 8.76(h) x 0.79(d)

Meet the Author

Athena A. Drewes b(MA, NYU; MS, Pace University; Psy.D. candidate, school psychology, Pace) is a child psychotherapist, school psychologist, and researcher in New York. She was Managing Editor of the Parapsychological Association's bulletin Psi News for five years and has written numerous articles and reviews as well as lectured on parapsychology. Sally Ann Drucker (Ph.D., English, SUNY-Buffalo), an Associate Editor of Psi News for five years, has written extensively on parapsychology; she has also taught classes, presented workshops, and made media appearances. She is a consultant at the Foundation for Research on the Nature of Man/Institute for Parapsychology in Durham, NC. While affiliated with the Maimonides Medical Center's Division of Parapsychology and Psychophysics, both authors focused their research on children's ESP. Their work has appeared in the Journal of the American Society for Psychical Research and Research in Parapsychology. Both have been elected members of the Parapsychological Association for 14 years.

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