Some Reasons for Not Taking Parapsychology Very Seriously

  title={Some Reasons for Not Taking Parapsychology Very Seriously},
  author={Ian Hacking},
  pages={587 - 594}
Stephen Braude, a philosopher, believes that scientists, scholars and intellectuals ignore the wide range of evidence for psychic phenomena. They dismiss what is known and refuse to inquire further. He uses strong words such as “intellectual dishonesty and cowardice.” He means me and probably you. He made these allegations in his second book on parapsychology, The Limits of Influence, which is subtitled Psychokinesis and the Philosophy of Science. It was published in 1986. The editor of… 
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