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From text to self : the interplay of criticism and response in the history of parapsychology

  title={From text to self : the interplay of criticism and response in the history of parapsychology},
  author={N. Zingrone},
  • N. Zingrone
  • Published 2006
  • Psychology
  • The thesis examines the history of criticism and response in scientific parapsychology by bringing together the tools of history, rhetoric of science, and discursive psychology to examine texts generated in the heat of controversy. Previous analyses of the controversy at hand have been conducted by historians and sociologists of science, focusing on the professionalisation of the discipline, its philosophical and religious underpinnings, efforts of individual actors in the history of the… CONTINUE READING
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