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Sensible Ideas: The Knowledge Behind the Perception
Do objects exist independently of consciousness? If so, what is the nature of these objects? These questions shall be investigated through the conflicting philosophies of John Locke and George Berkeley. Preliminary Quotations from Locke and Berkeley: Primary...
Religion & Philosophy >> Philosophy
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
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
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
How and Why Does Subliminal Influence Work?
We have an intuitive view of perception that is simple and compelling. We assume that energy from our environment tickles our sensory organs, which then just deliver it as images to the brain. The objects exist out in reality, so we see them. Then we think...
Parapsychology >> Subliminal Persuasion
Bibles Do Not Equal Wisdom
Bibles do not equal wisdom. In other words, all forms of spiritual text no matter how eloquently stated, cannot actually grant wisdom to the reader, merely through the act of reading. Words are only the representations of things, but not the things themselves....
Religion & Philosophy >> Religions
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

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NASCAR: Perception Is Reality And NASCAR Got Played
NASCAR has many imperfect systems and it would appear that their appeals process is one of them. Did Furniture Row Racing play NASCAR and win when it comes to the recent suspension of Cole Pearn? Perception is reality.
How Perspective, Perception and Baggage Inhibit Change
Either way, their perspective and the perception it created prevented them from seeing the potential for more. Teams and organizations do the same thing. They allow unrealistic perception -- often cloaked in the language of self-doubt or circumstances ...
Is Birmingham crime on the rise? WBHM event focuses on perception, solutions
Is crime on the rise in the Birmingham area? WBHM is hosting an event this week to hear various perspectives about criminal justice, education and the perception of violence.
Kato Kaelin: OJ Simpson trial proved that perception is reality
Perception is reality. A painful lesson from the O.J.
New research finds youth perception of mortality differs by race
New research finds youth perception of mortality differs by race. by Ben Bohall, Producer/Reporter, NET News. Research by a University of Nebraska-Lincoln sociologist shows some young people have very grave concerns about their futures.

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