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Alternate States of Consciousness

Hilary Evens

Alternate States of Consciousness

Unself, Otherself, and Superself

by Hilary Evens

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  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Harpercollins .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • New Age,
  • New Age / Body, Mind & Spirit,
  • General,
  • Parapsychology, psychic powers, ESP,
  • Popular psychology,
  • Altered states of consciousnes,
  • Altered states of consciousness

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8263947M
    ISBN 10085030802X
    ISBN 109780850308020
    OCLC/WorldCa21196915

      He introduced the notion of alternate states of consciousness (ASCs), a well-known category in anthropological research, to biblical interpretation in an attempt to avoid the ethnocentrism that considers such reports as either nonhistorical or fictional. However, while avoiding ethnocentrism at this point he reintroduced it in two other ://   Alternate states of consciousness 49 between baseline (or normal) and alternate states of consciousness, which differ from culture to culture. Craffert (; emphasis by Craffert) writes that it should be realized “that these distinctions are analytically necessary in order to?sequence=3.

    Altered state of consciousness definition, any modification of the normal state of consciousness or awareness, including drowsiness or sleep and also states created by the use of alcohol, drugs, hypnosis, or techniques of meditation. See ://   What altered states of consciousness—the dissolution of feelings of time and self—can tell us about the mystery of consciousness. During extraordinary moments of consciousness—shock, meditative states and sudden mystical revelations, out-of-body experiences, or drug intoxication—our senses of time and self are altered; we may even feel time and self ://

      This book explores the role of altered states of consciousness in the communication of social and emotional energies, both on a societal level and between individual persons. Drawing from an original reading of Durkheimian social theorists (including Mauss, Hertz, and Hubert) and Jungian psychology, Louise Child applies this analysis to tantric Buddhist ritual and biographical Hypnosis is a focus on the self that involves suggested changes of behavior and experience. Meditation involves relaxed, yet focused, awareness. Both hypnotic and meditative states may involve altered states of consciousness that have potential application for the treatment of a variety of physical and psychological ://:_Introductory_Psychology.


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The study of the nature of human consciousness, a dormant and often taboo topic in psychology, is once again developing into a respected field of inquiry.

This is the first book to provide a broad scientific point of view for the investigation of a variety of special states of  › Books › Medical Books › Psychology.

This is a survey book from the late 60's, covering the seminal research that had been conducted until then on altered states of consciousness. Some of the papers are highly technical, others less so.

It deals with the psychology of mysticism, psychedelic drugs, meditation, similarity to pathologies, :// Alternate States of Consciousness book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for :// The study of consciousness states: problems and progress / Norman E. Zinberg --The marriage of the sun and moon / Andrew T.

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Drawing from an original reading of Durkheimian social theorists (including Mauss, Hertz, and Hubert) and Jungian psychology, Louise Child applies this analysis to tantric   The title ""alternate"" rather than ""altered"" was deliberately selected for this volume of essays by distinguished scientists to counter the assumption that ordinary consciousness is the norm and everything else ://   Alternate States of Consciousness Paperback – July 1, by Norman E.

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Aldous Huxley famously said - - “Our brain is a reducing valve”. That is, our brain acts as a reducing agent for the information that the world presents to our senses.

This especially seems to be the case as we grow older. Remember how wondrous and beautiful the world seemed when you were a child. Altered states of consciousness, sometimes called non-ordinary states, include various mental states in which the mind can be aware but is not in its usual wakeful condition, such as during States of Consciousness An Unconscious Killing During the night ofKenneth Parks, a year-old Canadian with a wife, a baby daughter, and heavy gambling debts, got out of his bed, climbed into his car, and drove 15 miles to the home of his wife’s parents in the suburbs of :// An illustration of an open book.

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The author presents technical essays of his and various other psychologits on multiple subjects regarding the many dimensions of human consciousness   From a general summary to chapter summaries to explanations of famous quotes, the SparkNotes States of Consciousness Study Guide has everything you title: analysis and assessment of gateway process subject: analysis and assessment of gateway process keywords Altered States of Consciousness: A Book of Readings.

Books by Charles T. Tart. SOME REFLECTIONS ON MY — Altered States of Consciousness: A Book of Readings. New York: John Wiley & Sons, (Editor and Contributor). Altered States. Altered states are induced states of consciousness and include hypnotic states, meditative states, and drug-induced states.

In hypnosis, a hypnotist makes suggestions to a person. One theory states that people in hypnosis divide their consciousness into two parts. Other theories say that people merely play a role when ://   Our states of consciousness change as we move from wakefulness to sleep.

We also alter our consciousness through the use of various psychoactive drugs. This final section will consider hypnotic and meditative states as additional examples of altered states of consciousness.

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During extraordinary moments of consciousness—shock, meditative states and sudden mystical revelations, out-of-body experiences, or drug intoxication—our senses of time and self are altered; we may even feel time and self ://Book Overview Shamanism, hypnosis, imaginal psychotherapies, and meditation are based on the use of what we in the modern western world think of as non-ordinary human consciousness.

These four modalities have fundamental similarities and differences in purpose, theory, technique, type of alternative consciousness, and their application of non