Psi experiments: Do the best parapsychological experiments justify the claims for psi?

@article{Hyman2005PsiED,
  title={Psi experiments: Do the best parapsychological experiments justify the claims for psi?},
  author={Ray Hyman},
  journal={Experientia},
  year={2005},
  volume={44},
  pages={315-322}
}
  • R. Hyman
  • Published 15 April 1988
  • Medicine
  • Experientia
Since the founding of the Society of Psychical Research in 1982, psychical researchers have, in each generation, generated research reports which they believed justified the existence of paranormal phenomena. Throughout this period the scientific establishment has either rejected or ignored such claims. The parapsychologists, with some justification, complained that their claims were being rejected without the benefit of a fair hearing. This paper asks the question of how well the best… Expand

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