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Hypnosis, volition, and mind control.
5.1. Is the hypnotist in control of me? The exact nature of what we experience as 'will' or volition is anage-old philosophical problem that has yet to be resolved by brain scientistsor psychologists. Some aspects of hypnotic responding point out weaknesses...
Parapsychology >> Hypnosis
Hypnosis: A Selected Bibliography
Index of bibliography sections Selected Periodicals (14 entries) Edited Overviews of General Theories of Hypnosis (5 entries) Specific Topics Related to Research into Hypnosis. General single-author overviews, non-special-state views, social andexperimental...
Parapsychology >> Hypnosis
Bringing it Down to Earth: A Fractal Approach
'Clouds are not spheres, mountains are not cones, coastlines are not circles, and bark is not smooth, nor does lightning travel in a straight line.' B. Mandelbrot W e want to think about the future - it's our nature. Unlike other creatures, humans possess an...
Mystic Sciences >> Astrology
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What is hypnotic trance? Does it provide unusual physical or mental capacities?
2.1 'Trance;' descriptive or misleading? Most of the classical notions of hypnosis have long held that hypnosis was special in some way from other types of interpersonal communication and that an induction (preparatory process considered by some to be...
Parapsychology >> Hypnosis
Subliminal Persuasion: References
(1957). " Persuaders' Get Deeply 'Hidden' Tool: Subliminal Projection " Advertising Age , Vol 37, page 127, September 16, 1957. Benes, Kathryn M.., Gutkin, Terry B., Decker, T. Newell, (1990) "The effects of mellow and frenetic music on...
Parapsychology >> Subliminal Persuasion
Dynamics & Bioenergetics Of OBE Sex
Once the exit out-of-body has been mastered and projectors begin tentatively exploring their new environment, another natural barrier will soon raise its ugly head. As projectors begin expanding their horizons they will soon begin encountering other...
Astral Projection >> Out of Body Experiences

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Explaining altruistic behavior in humans
Explaining altruistic behavior in humans. Herbert Gintis a,b,. *, Samuel Bowles a, b.
Measuring Altruistic Behavior in Surveys: The All-or-Nothing Dictator
A field study of altruistic behaviour is presented using a modification of the dictator game in a large random sample survey in the Netherlands (n=1964).
of this "altruistic" behavior. EXPERIMENTAL METHOD. A 5 X 5 X 2 ft.
Altruistic Behavior Under Incomplete Information
Altruistic Behavior. Under Incomplete Information. Friedel Bolle and Alexander Kritikos.
1 Can Natural Selection Explain Altruistic Behavior? Carol M

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Altruistic Chimpanzees Documented For First Time In Captivity
9.11 For a long time altruistic behavior in chimpanzees in the wild has been documented--unrelated chimps helping one another without apparent expectation of reward--but documentation in a more controlled environment had been lacking, until now.
Chimpanzees Display Behavior Thought To Be Unique To Humans (VIDEO)
However, altruistic behavior thought to be unique to humans was shown in previous research to only occur when the chimps were tricked or pressured, the Daily Mail reports.
Oh Bonobo they didn't: Chimps shirk 'selfish' label in latest study
The 2011 Yerkes study, let by scientist Frans de Waal, refutes the UCLA results and methods as introducing bias and competition between the chimps—thus giving a subtle advantage to choosing selfishness over altruistic behavior.
Wasp Altruism Or How We Can Fit Anything To Pet Theories
The present "explanation" demonstrates how the altruistic behavior of some wasps (Polistes dominulus) is actually "selfish". What kind of rubbish is this?
Sign of Advancing Society? An Organized War Effort
Genes for altruistic behavior should therefore disappear. Darwin's solution to this riddle was that groups of altruists would prevail over less cohesive groups.

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Altruism - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Theories of apparently altruistic behavior were accelerated by the need to produce theories compatible with evolutionary origins.
Altruism in animals - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Explaining altruistic behavior in humans
Explaining altruistic behavior in humans. Herbert Gintis a,b,. *, Samuel Bowles a, b.
Altruism: selfless or selfish?
Jan 7, 2002 There is also an idea of reciprocal altruism, which is self-sacrificing behavior with the expectation that the favor will be returned eventually (4).
Altruistic behavior definition of Altruistic behavior in the Free Online
altruism concept in philosophy and psychology that holds that the interests of others, rather than of the self, can motivate an individual.

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