Luke, David
September 2011
Journal of Parapsychology;Fall2011, Vol. 75 Issue 2, p185
Academic Journal
The article presents a speech by doctor David Luke, delivered at the 54th Annual Convention of the Parapsychological Association, held in Curitiba, Brazil on August 18-21, 2011, in which he discussed the first Parapsychological Association (PA) convention at Duke University in North Carolina, the occurrence of psychic episodes and near death experiences, and the need for the explanation regarding anomalistic psychology.


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