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Best Parapsychology Books Worth Your Attention

Our list of some of the best Parapsychology books & series in recent years. Get inspired by one or more of the following books.

1. Parapsychology: A Handbook for the 21st Century (2015)

Best Parapsychology Books Worth Your AttentionWinner Parapsychological Association Book Award Many people have experienced such unusual phenomena as dreams that later seem to correspond with unforeseeable events, thinking of a long-lost friend just before he or she unexpectedly calls, or the ability to "feel" the presence of deceased loved ones. What many do not realize is that these types of experiences have been researched for more than a century by eminent scientists, including Nobel laureates. Most of these researchers have concluded that some of these phenomena do occur, although we are far from explaining them to everyone’s satisfaction. This book is the first in…
Author(s): Etzel Cardeña, John Palmer, et al.

2. Parapsychology (2016)

Best Parapsychology Books Worth Your AttentionContaining contributions from leading paranormal researchers, this edition of Parapsychology continues to challenge and provoke readers with some of psychology’s most puzzling phenomena. Whether believers or sceptics, the book provides readers with the opportunity to further their understanding of the paranormal, bridging the gap between traditional psychology and its so-called fringe areas. Featuring updates to many of the original chapters, this book brings readers up to date with the wealth of radical research in the field. This edition also includes several new chapters, covering subjects as diverse as possession…
Author(s): David Groome, Ron Roberts

3. An Introduction to Parapsychology (2007)

Best Parapsychology Books Worth Your AttentionThis is a thoroughly updated and revised edition of our highly acclaimed university textbook on the science of parapsychology. The objective of this book is to provide an introductory survey of parapsychologists’ efforts to explore the authenticity and bases of anomalous, apparently paranormal phenomena. It outlines the origins of parapsychological research and critically reviews investigations of extrasensory perception, psychokinesis, poltergeist phenomena, near-death and out-of-body experiences, and the evaluation of parapsychology as a…
Author(s): Harvey J. Irwin, Caroline A. Watt

4. Parapsychology: Ghosts and Hauntings (2015)

Best Parapsychology Books Worth Your AttentionDoes human consciousness survive death? Can it manifest itself to the living? And can science study alleged paranormal phenomena? In Parapsychology: Ghosts and Hauntings, Dr Robert Young provides an accessible and informative introduction to the science of Parapsychology, drawing on years of study and first-hand experience as an investigator of paranormal phenomena. For the first time, this book makes public the case files of The Office of Parapsychological Studies, an organisation founded and led by Dr Young which has conducted investigations at many of Britain’s…
Author(s): Robert Young

5. Real Magic: Ancient Wisdom, Modern Science, and a Guide to the Secret Power of the Universe (2018)

Best Parapsychology Books Worth Your AttentionAccording to noted scientist and bestselling author of The Conscious Universe, Dean Radin, magic is a natural aspect of reality, and each of us can tap into this power with diligent practice.But wait, aren’t things like ESP and telepathy just wishful thinking and flights of the imagination? Not according to the author, who worked on the US government’s top secret psychic espionage program known as Stargate. Radin has spent the last forty years conducting controlled experiments that demonstrate that thoughts are things, that we can sense others’ emotions and intentions from a…
Author(s): Radin PhD, Dean

6. The Source and Significance of Coincidences: A Hard Look at the Astonishing Evidence (2019)

Best Parapsychology Books Worth Your Attentionto be just chance? Rawlette brings together an immense body of research (drawn from science, statistics, near-death experiences, deathbed visions, and other extraordinary human experiences) that clearly points to a meaningful reality beyond the bounds of our current understanding and at the same time demonstrates both the promise and peril of interpreting synchronicities as signs from above. Rigorously paradigm-shattering, this volume will leave skeptics and believers alike ruminating for years to come. #309,985 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #2469 in Spiritual Self-Help (Books) #392 in ESP…
Author(s): Sharon Hewitt Rawlette

7. Proof of Heaven: A Neurosurgeon’s Journey into the Afterlife (2012)

Best Parapsychology Books Worth Your AttentionThousands of people have had near-death experiences, but scientists have argued that they are impossible. Dr. Eben Alexander was one of those scientists. A highly trained neurosurgeon, Alexander knew that NDEs feel real, but are simply fantasies produced by brains under extreme stress.Then, Dr. Alexander’s own brain was attacked by a rare illness. The part of the brain that controls thought and emotion—and in essence makes us human—shut down completely. For seven days he lay in a coma. Then, as his doctors considered stopping treatment, Alexander’s eyes popped open. He had come back. Alexander’s…
Author(s): Eben Alexander

8. Parapsychology (Beginner’s Guides) (2016)

Best Parapsychology Books Worth Your AttentionIn this Beginner’s Guide, renowned author and scientist Dr Caroline Wyatt explores the science behind such phenomena. In the last one hundred years, parapsychologists have tried to determine whether it is possible to examine paranormal activity in a laboratory. Packed full of interesting characters, surprising incidents and novel experiments, this book takes the reader on a journey through this fascinating research. Parapsychology: A Beginner’s Guide traces the history and evolution of parapsychology as a science, and provides a thorough and…
Author(s): Caroline Watt

9. The Wiley-Blackwell Handbook of Transpersonal Psychology (2015)

Best Parapsychology Books Worth Your AttentionThe Wiley Blackwell Handbook of Transpersonal Psychology presents the most inclusive resource yet published on this topic – which seeks to benefit humanity by integrating ancient wisdom and modern knowledge. #237,396 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #1893 in Medical General Psychology #2524 in Psychology (Books) #10707 in Psychology & Counseling Would you like to ?If you are a seller for this product, would you like to ?…
Author(s): Harris L. Friedman, Glenn Hartelius

10. The Parapsychology Revolution: A Concise Anthology of Paranormal and Psychical Research (2008)

Best Parapsychology Books Worth Your AttentionIn the past one hundred and twenty-five years-despite a relative paucity of funding and the troubling persistence of fraud-serious inquiry into the paranormal, particularly as it relates to clairvoyance and psychical perception, has successfully entered the scientific age. Studies in the modern laboratory, employing rigorous methodology and peer-reviewed oversight, have conclusively detected statistical anomalies that suggest the presence of some not yet understood faculty of the human mind. In The Parapsychology Revolution, Robert M. Schoch, Ph.D.-a scholar…
Author(s): Robert M. Schoch, Logan Yonavjak

11. The Nature of Mind: Parapsychology and the Role of Consciousness in the Physical World (2014)

Best Parapsychology Books Worth Your AttentionWestern science teaches that our beings are governed by the laws of physics and our minds play no part. There are, however, flaws in this thinking, most prominently unexplained paranormal phenomena that defy explanation by modern theories of physics. Collected by a handful of renegade scientists who call themselves parapsychologists, these data include extrasensory perception (ESP), poltergeist occurrences, and psychokinesis. Much of the current data in parapsychology and their implications for understanding the true nature of the self are examined here. Beginning with a…
Author(s): Douglas M. Stokes

12. Relationship Between Parapsychology and Gravity: Volume 3 of Handbook of Unusual Energies (2017)

Best Parapsychology Books Worth Your AttentionThe Relationship Between Parapsychology and Gravity is Volume 2 of J.G. Galimore’s series of three handbooks of unusual energies. This book describes in depth the research and theories of J.G. Gallimore into the question of “parapsychology transmission” –the question of how such things as telepathy, remote viewing, ESP, and similar phenomena can physically occur. Gallimore discusses various explanation on how they occur, including the possibility that gravity waves may play a role. He also discusses the various emanations, radiations, and energy…
Author(s): J. G. Gallimore

Best Parapsychology Books Worth Your Attention

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Unbelievable: Investigations into Ghosts, Poltergeists, Telepathy, and Other Unseen Phenomena, from the Duke Parapsychology Laboratory

Author(s): Stacy Horn
Publisher: , Year: 2009, Size: 725 Kb, Download: pdf
ID: 420122

The Stepchildren of Science: Psychical Research and Parapsychology in Germany, c. 1870-1939

Author(s): Heather Wolffram
Publisher: Rodopi, Year: 2009, Size: 2 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 502323

The Forbidden Parapsychology

Author(s): José María Herrou Aragón
Publisher: , Year: 2008, Size: 259 Kb, Download: azw
ID: 2319853

Introduction to Parapsychology

Author(s): William Flexner
Publisher: Sarup & Son, Year: 2007, Size: 39 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 1038392

An Introduction to Parapsychology

Author(s): Harvey J. Irwin, Caroline A. Watt
Publisher: McFarland, Year: 2007, Size: 1 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 1165453

Parapsychology: Frontier Science Of The Mind

Author(s): J. B. Rhine, J. G. Pratt
Publisher: , Year: 2006, Size: 20 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 578813

Please note that this booklist is not absolute. Some books are truly record-breakers according to The Wall Street Journal, others are composed by unknown writers. On top of that, you can always find additional tutorials and courses on Coursera, Udemy or edX, for example. Are there any other relevant links you could recommend? Leave a comment if you have any feedback on the list.

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