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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
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
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
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
Survivalists' Guide for the New Millennium: Chapter 7
MAKING FRIENDS WITH NATURE AND NATURAL LAW The fall of human society has not occurred overnight. It has taken many centuries, many millennia in fact, for the Divine potentials and inherent genius of the human being to degrade into the modern...
Philosophy >> Survivalists Guide for the New Millennium
Reinforcement Effect and Displacement Trend: No Wine in Old Bottles?
Two phenomena concerning displacement--the reinforcement effect and the displacement trend--have been only meagerly investigated with virtually no further published studies of them since they were first reported decades ago. Because there appears to be...
Journal of Parapsychology >> vol 53, 1989
Why are some experts skeptical about subliminal influence?
There was once a legitimate scientific controversy over whether subliminal perception really occurs or not. The question was whether someone can perceive something unconsciously. All kinds of experiments were performed to try to prove that we were...
Parapsychology >> Subliminal Persuasion

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Cognitive biases potentially affecting judgment of global risks
Cognitive biases potentially affecting judgment of global risks. Eliezer Yudkowsky . (yudkowsky@singinst.
Cognitive Biases Series - PBS
ABSTRACT. Previous studies have not adequately addressed the role of cognitive biases in processes tend to accentuate particular types of cognitive bias.
Overcoming Cognitive Bias
Overcoming cognitive bias in group decision-making.
analysis suggests that cognitive biases, team beliefs about interpersonal risk tak- . suggests that cognitive biases may have impaired the climbers' judgment.

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A Primer for Cognitive Bias
Cognitive bias is the tendency to acquire and process information by filtering it through one's own likes, dislikes and experiences. The following are examples of cognitive biases.
Is Asking Your Boss For A $10 Billion Raise A Good Idea?
Anchoring is a fascinating cognitive bias where people "anchor" their thinking around facts or figures that may be completely irrelevant to subsequent decisions. For instance: ...
Column: The 'West Memphis Three' and combating cognitive biases
Cognitive bias helps explain why prosecutors can focus on a suspect (or three) and fail to see the warning signs that they are headed down the wrong path. Cognitive bias is not the same thing as racial bias or personal animus.
The 'West Memphis Three' and combating cognitive biases
Cognitive bias helps explain why prosecutors can focus on a suspect (or three) and fail to see the warning signs that they are headed down the wrong path. Cognitive bias is not the same thing as racial bias or personal animus.
Behavioral Strategy and the CLO
Even with the best information, cognitive bias may skew our decisions to the detriment of business and leadership.

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Cognitive bias - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A cognitive bias is a pattern of deviation in judgment that occurs in particular situations.
List of cognitive biases - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Cognitive bias
The 'West Memphis Three' and combating cognitive biases - Los
List of cognitive biases - RationalWiki

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