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relating to or performed by the mind

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affecting or influenced by the human mind

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outside the sphere of physical science

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Psychical research was qualitative in nature much like the field sciences of botany and zoology involving the careful collection of data, systematic comparison, and in the case of psychical research eliminating the possibility of natural causes, mistaken perception, delusion and fraud.
Journal of the Society for Psychical Research, 76, 150-174.
1]ve (Eden), which highlights human trafficking, abduction, and prostitution shedding light on the dramatic psychical, psychological, and mental consequences of the victims.
Membership of the Scottish Society for Psychical Research, set up as a "fire brigade" for people having trouble with ghosts, has dwindled from more than 200 to just 50.
He started out as a serious psychical researcher, going around debunking all of these things and finding logical reasons for the happenings," explains Spall, 32.
In May, Timothy Spall starred in Sky's The Enfield Haunting, playing real-life inventor psychical researcher Maurice Grosse who, from 1977 to 1979, was involved in investigate supposed poltergeist activity in a council house in north London.
It seems all the training and pressure, fear of failure, is detrimental to their future, their growing and psychical development is under pressure and some are carrying injuries and many are out of the game for long periods.
Besides the remarkable physical capacities and also the agility and coordination skills, quite complex, "the handball game also calls for psychical and mental skills, abilities that belong with a strong will and morality, like intelligence, strong motivation for victory, tenacity, resoluteness, fair-play, self-control, etc" (Ghermanescu, Gogaltan, Jianu, Negulescu, 1983, pg.
The case attracted the interest of the country's leading psychical researchers of the time, but the mystery was never solved.
This document is only used in certain cases of psychical illnesses, such as the bipolar affective disorder or paranoid schizophrenia [25].
The act of reconstructing past psychical life, of changing the arrow of time from a forward to a retrospective direction, is the main premise of penitence.
is primarily the result of a psychical process of identity construction and only secondarily a matter of historical literary development" (1).
Gp91phox NADPH oxidase acts on the hypothalamus-pituitary gland system by psychical stresses, such as a gravidities, UV exposure, and the oxidase induced the increase in GH secretion.
In the process, The Better Story proposes an exciting definition of queer affect as the set of psychical traces left behind by proscribed emotions imperfectly repressed by dominant narratives of postcolonial resistance.
However, to that end, this book does provide compelling readings of the shared anxieties haunting authors, mental scientists, and psychical researchers in the fin de siecle, which is an admirable and critically useful achievement.