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elusive quarry

a scientific appraisal of psychical research

by Ray Hyman

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Published by Prometheus Books in Buffalo, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Parapsychology,
  • Parapsychology -- Book reviews

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementRay Hyman.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBF1042 .H96 1989
    The Physical Object
    Pagination447 p. ;
    Number of Pages447
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2185929M
    ISBN 100879755040
    LC Control Number89003918

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Price Author: Richard W Barton. In summary, if one has carefully followed Hyman’s attack on scientific parapsychology in the last 15 years, one will find little that is new in The Elusive Quarry.

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The elusive quarry: a scientific appraisal of psychical research. [Ray Hyman] -- Ever since the Society for Psychical Research was founded, parapsychologists have been attempting to prove the existence of paranormal phenomena - things like clairvoyance, telepathy, precognition.

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