Feelings of past Lives as Expected Perturbations within the Neurocognitive Processes That Generate the Sense of Self: Contributions from Limbic Lability and Vectorial Hemisphericity

@article{Persinger1996FeelingsOP,
  title={Feelings of past Lives as Expected Perturbations within the Neurocognitive Processes That Generate the Sense of Self: Contributions from Limbic Lability and Vectorial Hemisphericity},
  author={Michael A. Persinger},
  journal={Perceptual and Motor Skills},
  year={1996},
  volume={83},
  pages={1107 - 1121}
}
  • M. Persinger
  • Published 1 December 1996
  • Psychology
  • Perceptual and Motor Skills
Normal, young men and women who believed they may have lived a previous life (n = 21) or who did not endorse (n = 52) this belief of “reincarnation” were exposed to partial sensory deprivation and received transcerebral stimulation by burst-firing magnetic fields over either the left or right hemisphere. Individuals who reported belief in reincarnation could be discriminated from nonbelievers by their more frequent report of experiences of tingling sensations, spinning, detachment of… 

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