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Psychic Protection - Barriers
Introduction: The countermeasures given in these short articles are extremely basic. They only contain the bare bones of what is necessary to use them. To understand the principles behind these countermeasures, please get a copy of 'Practical Psychic Self-Defe...
Psychic Abilities >> Psychic Protection
Principles of Wiccan Belief
In the spring Witchmeet held April 1974 in Minneapolis, Minnesota, The Councel of American Witches adopted this statement entitled "The Principles of Wiccan Belief." The statement was created in hopes to bring awareness to the general public as well...
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca
Transforming World Mind Inertia (GM7)
Our entire world society is ultimately governed by the components of consciousness, not governments, corporations or institutions. Regardless of the apparent creativity of the architectural sciences, engineering or the ideologies we create, the true...
Mind >> World Mind
Manifesting World Enlightenment: Part 3
One of the very best ways to raise personal or group consciousness, is to MANIFEST spiritual Intentions into the environment at large. The projection of love into one’s surroundings for instance, results in love being reflected back to the sender, like...
Mind >> World Mind
Raising the World Mind (GM10-11)
Part 1 | Part 2 Part 1 The wise live in accord with natural laws. It is they who understand that the laws of nature are much higher than the laws of man, because breaking them implies penalties far greater than a fine or prison sentence. When a person...
Mind >> World Mind
Manifesting World Enlightenment: Part 4
There can be no doubt that the world situation today is grave. It is becoming increasingly apparent that the institutions, governments, and traditional methods of society, have little effectiveness in solving a collective crisis of global proportions. In this...
Mind >> World Mind
The Skeptical Witch
The Choir finished the last notes of the worship service. I sit down in unison with 3000 other people preparing to hear the word of the Lord from Apostle Benjamin. The worship service does not touch me. The words of the Apostle are empty for me. My mind is in...
Paganism & Wicca >> Daily Life

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12 What is a Collective Belief? - Springer
This Chapter proposes a new definition of the collective belief of a group, namely what the majority of the members of the group think the collective belief is.
Collective Belief And Acceptance -
COLLECTIVE BELIEF AND ACCEPTANCE. ABSTRACT. Margaret Gilbert explores the phenomenon referred to in everyday ascrip- tions of beliefs to groups.
The Logic of Collective Belief. - George Mason University
Collective Belief and the String Theory Community - PhilSci-Archive
Collective Belief, Kuhn, and the String Theory Community by James Owen Weatherall. † and Margaret Gilbert. ‡.
Modelling collective belief

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Fame is in the eye of the beholder
Clearly not – and my idea of happiness is vastly different anyway – but what my son's mindset shows us is that the concept of fame is based entirely on belief.
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It is an academic commonplace to distinguish between the “orthopraxy” of Graeco-Roman religion – the focus on collective rituals, sacrifices and festivals – and the “orthodoxy” of modern monotheistic religions. No ancient Greek or Roman ...
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12 What is a Collective Belief? - Springer
This Chapter proposes a new definition of the collective belief of a group, namely what the majority of the members of the group think the collective belief is.
collective belief and acceptance - JStor
that groups adopt that Gilbert refers to as "collective beliefs" are not a ... a collective belief is adopted by a group as a means to realizing the group's goals.
Individual Beliefs and Collective Beliefs in Sciences and Philosophy
Abstract. The issue of knowing what it means for a group to have collective beliefs is being discussed more and more in contemporary philosophy of the social ...
Belief - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In epistemology, philosophers use the term 'belief' to refer to personal attitudes ..... A collective belief is referred to when people speak of what 'we' believe when  ...
Collective Belief - Bibliography - PhilPapers
Individual Beliefs and Collective Beliefs in Sciences and Philosophy: The Plural Subject and the Polyphonic Subject Accounts: Case Studies. Philosophy of the ...

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