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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
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
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
A Treatise on Astral Projection, Part 4: More Rope Techniques
ROPE is a very effective projection technique, but it still has to be learned to be effective. I would like to elaborate on a couple of points about the technique, inspired by the feedback I have received so far. There is NO visualization required - AT ALL -...
Parapsychology >> Astral Projection
The Suit of Wands: Tarot Card Meanings
1 ACE OF WANDS Meaning: Creative flame, creative inspiration to new actions, energy, force. Start of an undertaking. Beginning. Enterprise. Reversed: False start, cancellation of plans. 2 OF WANDS - Dominion Meaning: Willpower, will and courage in...
Tarot Cards >> The Minor Arcana
The Suit of Disks/Pentacles: Tarot Card Meanings
ACE OF DISKS Meaning: Materiality in all senses. Contentment with what you have reached: power, labor, wealth. Material gain. Attainment. Reversed: Prosperity without happiness. Greed. Fool's gold. 2 OF DISKS - Change Meaning: Alteration of gain and loss,...
Tarot Cards >> The Minor Arcana
A Quick Guide to Reading Ordinary Playing Cards
Divining from regular playing cards is an old practice and I am sure many of us know at least one fortune-telling game done with this tool. Reading regular cards is called cartomancy or metasymbology. Playing cards have been called "The Devil's Picture...
Divination >> Tarot Cards

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Reconsidering the Unreliable Narrator: A Narratological Perspective1
Do these shortcomings mean that Nick is an unreliable narrator? At times and in part, yes.
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
speak in the role of different characters, and he used that knowledge to create a narrator who is very dif- ferent from himself. Unreliable Narrator.
Unreliable narration in Bret Easton Ellis' American Psycho
Bateman can be interpreted as an unreliable narrator.
Reconsidering Unreliability: Fallible and Untrustworthy Narrators

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The Unreliable Narrator in the Torah
Even Moses is an unreliable narrator. Devarim is both the Torah and its interpretation. Here, there is a change from God speaking, to speaking about God.
Lisa Bulawsky: Four Chapters in the Present We Were
By Paul Friswold Our memories are our strongest connection to the past, but they're oddly unreliable; or rather, we somehow make a decision about what to remember and what to discard, which makes our memories an unreliable narrator.
ED2011 Theatre Review: The Perils Of Love And Gravity (Christopher Brett
And Just Like That I Was Free is our browser game of the week
Taking on the role of man-with-hat, you need to run around a collapsing world as an unreliable narrator goads you into doing all types of different nonsense.
TPL Book Review: 'Before I Go To Sleep' by S.J. Watson
Now, one of the best books of 2011 is told by another unreliable narrator, Christine, the victim of a rare sort of amnesia. Following an accident, Christine has awakened each morning in surroundings that are foreign to her.

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Unreliable narrator - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Illustration by Gustave Doré for Baron Münchhausen: tall tales, such as those of the Baron, often feature unreliable narrators.
Unreliable narrator - Narrative
Jun 6, 2008 An unreliable narrator works under the constraints of limited knowledge to convey information that may seem justifiably suspect to the reader.
Unreliable Narrator - Television Tropes & Idioms
The Unreliable Narrator trope as used in popular culture, with a list of examples from all media.
John Hewitt's Writing Tips: Explaining the Unreliable Narrator
An unreliable narrator is a first-person narrator that for some reason has a compromised point-of-view.
2010: Our Hideous Future - The Musical!
Another shocking glimpse into your scary spooky no good future from Unreliable Narrator and The Pluto Tapes.

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