Surprisingly, to my knowledge the only attempts to test these assumptions have been conducted by a parapsychologist
(Roe, 1994, 1995).
He said: "As a parapsychologist
, I will attempt to rationalise and analyse any captured phenomena using scientific investigative methods.
Wolffram (history, University of Queensland, Australia) sets herself the daunting task of extricating the development of psychical research in Germany from 1870-1939 from both the fictional depiction of the parapsychologist
and the myth of the Nazi regime steeped in occultism.
Eventually, she employs a parapsychologist
named Aurora (British veteran actress Geraldine Chaplin) who discovers secrets about the house which may or may not be true.
Even a shrink (Hector Cabello Reyes, Lavaine's co-scribe) tells him he's suppressing homosexual desires, but things look clearer once a parapsychologist
(Michel Duchaussoy) is called in and he, too, sees the mincing apparitions.
In most scenes of the video, Eva is presented to various experts, including parapsychologist
Baron von Schrenck-Notzing.
99) is a primer providing a dialogue between a clinical psychologist with 'psychic' patients and a parapsychologist
who places his reports in a scientific framework.
and ghost hunter Cree Black is called in as a last resort after medical science failed to discover why 15-year-old Tommy Keeday suffers from strange and continual seizures.
Most of the cast are what you would expect to see in a situation like this, with the exception of Anna Galloway, the parapsychologist
who has dreamed of the manor long before she knew it was a real place, and Miss Mamie, who runs the manor and has some secrets of her own.
In Ancestral Power, Lynne Hume, drawing on the works of anthropologists such as David Turner, Edith Turner, Roy Rappaport, as well as ethnomusicologists and scholars of consciousness studies, examines situations in which Aboriginal persons experience what parapsychologist
Charles T Tart (1975) has called 'Altered States of Consciousness', or ASC.
Senate is quick to point out that he's neither a professional parapsychologist
nor a medium, but he will check out haunted houses.
Then a parapsychologist
will say - correctly, "The fact that a magician can duplicate the appearance of this claimed paranormal event does not prove that the psychic did not do it psychically.
Ditto Steve Mera, parapsychologist
and chairman of Manchester's Association of Paranormal Investigators and Training, who has failed to find fault despite a battery of tests.
Of greater importance (to me at least), my anger at Hansel was one of the reasons I decided to bum my bridges in mainstream academia and become a parapsychologist
The Festival of Fear, organised by the Old Newcastle Project, first welcomes North East parapsychologist
Dr Iain Jay and his team, who tomorrow night will bring their immersive theatrical search for Jack the Ripper, to the medieval tower.