Classic Hallucinogens and Mystical Experiences: Phenomenology and Neural Correlates.

@article{Barrett2018ClassicHA,
  title={Classic Hallucinogens and Mystical Experiences: Phenomenology and Neural Correlates.},
  author={Frederick Streeter Barrett and Roland R. Griffiths},
  journal={Current topics in behavioral neurosciences},
  year={2018},
  volume={36},
  pages={
          393-430
        }
}
This chapter begins with a brief review of descriptions and definitions of mystical-type experiences and the historical connection between classic hallucinogens and mystical experiences. The chapter then explores the empirical literature on experiences with classic hallucinogens in which claims about mystical or religious experiences have been made. A psychometrically validated questionnaire is described for the reliable measurement of mystical-type experiences occasioned by classic… 
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