The persistent paradox of psychic phenomena: An engineering perspective

  title={The persistent paradox of psychic phenomena: An engineering perspective},
  author={Robert G. Jahn},
  journal={Proceedings of the IEEE},
  • R. Jahn
  • Published 1982
  • Psychology
  • Proceedings of the IEEE
Although a variety of so-called psychic phenomena have attracted man's attention throughout recorded history, organized scholarly effort to comprehend such effects is just one century old, and systematic academic research roughly half that age. Over recent years, a sizeable spectrum of evidence has been brought forth from reputable laboratories in several disciplines to suggest that at times human consciousness can acquire information inaccessible by any known physical mechanism (ESP), and can… Expand
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