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Dreams and Psychosis A New Look at an Old Hypothesis

  title={Dreams and Psychosis A New Look at an Old Hypothesis},
  author={Charles Mccreery},

Enactive or inactive? Cranially envatted dream experience and the extended conscious mind

When we dream, it is often assumed, we are isolated from the external environment. It is also commonly believed that dreams can be, at times, accurate, convincing replicas of waking experience. Here

What links schizophrenia and dreaming? Common phenomenological and neurobiological features of schizophrenia and REM sleep

Common phenomenological and neurobiological characteristics of these two states suggest that data about REM sleep could help introduce a useful experimental model of schizophrenia.

The cognitive antecedents of psychosis-like (anomalous) experiences: variance within a stratified quota sample of the general population

In the general population, psychosis-like experiences have been extensively studied under the psychometric rubric of schizotypy (psychosis-proneness). As such, Phase 1 of this thesis aimed to assess



The psychology of schizophrenia

Regularly occurring periods of eye motility, and concomitant phenomena, during sleep.

A method of gravimetric planimetry by standard photographs offers a means to study the course of surface wounds more accurately than by clinical observation or by the pictorial record alone.

A study of hallucination in normal subjects—I. Self-report data

A preliminary study of the personality of the nightmare sufferer: relationship to schizophrenia and creativity?

Through psychiatric interviews and psychological tests the authors studied 38 adults who reported experiencing at least one nightmare per week. Nearly all of the subjects had a lifelong history of

Lucid Dreaming: The Paradox of Consciousness During Sleep

1. Definition, Illustrations and Historial Backgroung 2. Lucid and Non-Lucid Dreams Compared 3. The Pre-lucid State 4. Perceptual Qualities of Lucid Dreams 5. Memory, Intellect and Emotional Quality

The electrodermal system

Electrodermal activity (EDA), formerly called the Galvanic Skin Response (GSR), has been one of the most widely used response systems in the history of psychophysiology. Research involving EDA has

Healthy schizotypy: the case of out-of-the-body experiences

Shifts Along the Alert‐Repose Continuum During Remission of Catatonic "Stupor" with Amobarbital

The relationship between them suggests that a psychological state of alertness is present at the time the behavioral syndrome of catatonic "stupor" is apparent, and that remission is related (at least temporarily) to a decrease in alertness.

Latent inhibition and “psychotic proneness” in normal subjects