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The Role Of Consciousness In The Physical World

1st Edition

By R. G. Jahn

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152 pages

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Do we live in a deterministic universe that passively awaits our observation and utilization? Or do we create our own reality in the process of observing it? These questions, writes the editor, traditionally have been the domain of philosophers, theologians, and romantic writers; in recent years, though, they have become a concern of scientists. Ad

Table of Contents

Introduction -- The Extension of the Area of Science -- Psychophysical Interaction -- Experimental Psi Research: Implication for Physics -- Not Consciousness but the Distinction Between the Probe and the Probed as Central to the Elemental Quantum Act of Observation -- Broader Implications of Recent Findings in Psychological and Psychic Research -- Chairman's Note -- Chairman's Summary

About the Author

Editor Jahn, R.G.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOC000000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / General
SOC026000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Sociology / General