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What is Subliminal Influence?
The term subliminal is technically archaic , though it is still in common use. The problem is that it is hopelessly bound to the concept of a well-defined sensory threshold, a concept made obsolete by the introduction of signal detection theory into...
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
Is Subliminal Influence a Threat?
Potentially, yes, subliminal influence of various kinds could represent some sort of social threat. It isn't likely that people could be turned into automatons by subliminal influence, but it is arguable that we are already greatly, even unfairly, being...
Parapsychology >> Subliminal Persuasion
Is Subliminal Influence Used in Advertising?
If we use the term subliminal in the way that it is commonly used, to mean any sort of hidden message, then yes, advertisers do frequently hide their message. This might even be considered a standard advertising practice. Advertising agencies are paid to...
Parapsychology >> Subliminal Persuasion
The Pagan Origins Of Christian Mythology
The Judeo-Christian religions were founded in a region of the world where savior religions existed for thousands of years. Much of the symbolism and many of the stories in the Bible may be traced to earlier myths of the Persians, Egyptians, and other people...
Religions >> Christianity & Paganism
Can You Bhoga All Night Long? An Introduction to Tantra, East and West
When you hear the word Tantra, what images come to mind? Turbans and Sitar music? Mind-blowing sex? Most people in the Western world have heard the word Tantra, but few know anything in detail about what it means. The situation in India isn't much different....
Body Mysteries >> Yoga
Body Mysteries >> Sexuality

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Western influence and Chinese tradition in an eighteenth century
The way in which Western knowledge was introduced into China determined how it was assimilated by the Chinese: Euclidian geometry was adopted in its ...
Western Influence on Chinese & Nigerian - African Journals Online
influence and impacts in China and Nigeria. Introduction. Western influence and westernization have led to the extinction of indigenous languages and cultures ...
Traditional Hawaiian Healing and Western Influence - Californian
K. Hilgenkamp & C. Pescaia / Californian Journal of Health Promotion 2003, Volume 1, Special Issue: Hawaii, 34-39.
Western Influences on the Early Chinese Qin-Zither
Western Influences on the Early Chinese Qin-Zither by. Bo Lawergren. Foreign influences on the qin have been considered earlier,' but the arguments were.
Western Influences on the Meiji Restoration - JStor
The Pacific Historical Review. Volume XVII February, 1948 Number 1. Western Influences on the Meiji Restoration.

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Zelda Wii U Director Hints at Western Influence
The Legend of Zelda Wii U will draw from western game design, if recent comments from series director Eiji Aonuma are any indication. According to Aonuma, the team is looking to offer "something new" with the upcoming Wii U title, telling Famitsu (via ...
Khamenei warns Iranian voters about Western influence in upcoming elections
In Iran, Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has warned voters the West is plotting to influence elections due on Friday.
Dubbo sale 17 Mar 2016: Far western cattle influence continues
Once again there was a large influence of far western cattle with further consignments from Broken Hill, Tibooburra, White Cliffs, Carinda, Coonamble and local districts.
Does western war propaganda have any influence on ISIS?
Although this is true, propaganda has been used in the media throughout history to influence our thoughts, and it has lodged itself into our beliefs over time without us being able to easily recognize it happening.
Legend of Zelda Wii U' Release Date News: Game May Have Western Influence In It
As mentioned in latest issue of Famitsu magazine, Aonuma appeared to have been very happy as reported on the recent progress made in the game's development. Interestingly, he hinted a possible western tweak to the game and inject something new as ...

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Westernization - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The overall process of westernization is often two-sided in that Western influences and interests themselves are joined with parts of the affected society, ...
Western culture - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Globalism has spread Western ideas so widely that almost all modern cultures are, to some extent, influenced by aspects of Western culture. Stereotyped views  ...
Western Influences - Nakasendo Way
It is virtually impossible not to find Western influences in Japan. Walk along the Nakasendo and within a mile or two the traveler will pass a roadside shrine no ...
Westernization | cultural and social influence |
During the 19th century the impact of Western civilization upon Muslim society brought about radical changes in the fields of civil and commercial transactions ...
The Decline of Western Influence — and Values | Big Think
The rise of China. The power of Russia. The spread of ISIS.

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