Review of Varieties of Anomalous Experience: Exploring the Scientific Evidence

@article{Hood2015ReviewOV,
  title={Review of Varieties of Anomalous Experience: Exploring the Scientific Evidence},
  author={Ralph W Hood},
  journal={The International Journal for the Psychology of Religion},
  year={2015},
  volume={25},
  pages={170 - 172}
}
  • R. Hood
  • Published 16 March 2015
  • Psychology
  • The International Journal for the Psychology of Religion
This is a thoroughly updated edition of a highly noteworthy book, one goal of which was to promote the study of anomalous experiences within mainstream psychology. This goal, more successfully achieved abroad than in America, remains in place with this second edition, which I infer was prompted less by marketing considerations than by the desire to incorporate the research evidence that has accumulated since the first edition appeared in 2000. One is immediately impressed by the aesthetic…