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Shamanic Death
What is a Shaman’s death, and who’s likely to have one? The death itself is a suspension between worlds. States of consciousness. The individual today, who is likely to have a "Shamanic Death" is chasing extinction itself. Through that process the...
Religions >> Native American, Shamanism
Can anyone be hypnotized or only certain people? The search for the 'hypnotizability trait.'
4.1. Hypnotizability Using standardized induction scripts and classical induction techniques, somepeople are found to be markedly more hypnotizable than others. Aside from a requisite minimum intelligence for language and capacity to followinstructions, there...
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
Survivalists' Guide for the New Millennium: Chapter 3
WAKE UP, GET DRESSED & MOVE OUT The search for Truth and meaning that occasionally marked the philosophies of the ancient world, appears to be in a state of serious decline in the present day. In our institutions of psychology and philosophy, there is...
Philosophy >> Survivalists Guide for the New Millennium
Solo, Duo or Group Sex Magick Rituals.
Many sex magicians prefer to perform their rituals in the form of auto-eroticism and/or having intercourse with a partner. But there are more possibilities and variations. You may wish to take a look at them and consider to implement them in your sex magickal...
Body Mysteries >> Sexuality
Survivalists' Guide for the New Millennium: Chapter 5
WHERE I LAY MY HEAD IS HOME A foot and light-hearted I take to the open road, Healthy, free, and the world before me, The long brown path before me leading Wherever I choose. Henceforth I ask not for good fortune, I myself am good fortune, Henceforth I...
Philosophy >> Survivalists Guide for the New Millennium
Elhaz is the seventh Rune of the second aett (group of eight). Its name means "elk," in the European sense of the word. The European elk is essentially the same animal as the North American "moose." The North American elk (wapiti) is a...
Divination >> Rune Stones

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Positive Reinforcement Helps Surgeons Learn
Levy isn't the first to apply reward-based operant conditioning to human learning. Modified clicker training has been used for gymnasts, golfers, veterinarians, and children with autism.
Is Immediate Feedback Always Best?
This type of learning can be referred to as “operant conditioning,” and requires that the outcome be delivered soon after the action.
Newly arrived fox makes fast friends at Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center
Storm the marbled red fox spent her first day in the enclosure with Jade the red fox at the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center in Portage, AK on Tuesday, March 8, 2016. The marbled fox came to the center from a Montana home where she was kept at a pet.
Jay Kuten: Neither nation nor flag for sale
The smearing of political opponents is a perverse application of the conditioning techniques devised by the Russian, Ivan Pavlov, on dogs and elaborated on pigeons through the operant conditioning of the American BF Skinner. Smear campaigns are ...
For Cincinnati Zoo's vets, there's no 'typical' day
Because the zoo's keepers use operant conditioning as part of the enrichment program, he said many animals no longer need to be anesthetized for testing. He said animals learn they have nothing to fear from routine exams and blood draws, and so they ...

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