In Paris he was among people with similar interests and was befriended by, among others, Theodule Ribot, Charles Richet
, and Jean-Martin Charcot.
coined the word in 1902 and 11 years later, he won the Nobel Prize in Medicine and Physiology for his work on anaphylaxis.
Brain, mind, and medicine; Charles Richet
and the origins of physiological psychology.
On or about 1894, communications from the spirit world changed with the emergence of ectoplasm, a term invented by Nobel laureate and French physiologist Charles Richet
. It was an often glutinous substance that emerged from various parts of the medium's body.
has stated the idealism of Don Quixote, combined with the good sense of Sancho, is found in men of genius.
The cells of innate immunity, the phagocytes or eating cells were first described in starfish by Elie Metchnikoff in 1883, and the active humors of adaptive immunity the anaphylatoxins, were described by Charles Richet
As the Spiritualist movement gained momentum in the late 19th century, spirit photography became a hotly debated topic, attracting the attention of major intellectual figures, including psychologist William James, scientists Alfred Russell Wallace and Charles Richet
, and author Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, the latter best known for his tales of Sherlock Holmes.
) saw dreams and second states as esthetically productive.
These include: his own brilliant essay on "discourses of hysteria;" Rae Beth Gordon's innovative piece on psychology and early film in France (From Charcot to Chariot) as understood from the standpoint of the spectator; Ian Hacking's essay on fugue states; Tom Gunning on physiognomy and early film; John Brenkman, on Freud and modernism; Lawrence Rainey on Marinetti and ideas of pathology; Jacqueline Carroy on the young Charles Richet
as artist and scientist; Steven Meyer on Gertrude Stein and William James; David Joravsky on Freud and the alternative models for the mind in the Austro-Hungarian Empire (Schnitzler, Musil, Kafka); John Toews on masculinity and narrative; Jesse Matz on the political meaning of psychology based on readings of T.
The French physiologist Charles Richet
introduced mathematical chance to the tests, and discovered what he considered to be indisputable proof that telepathy occurs.
Besides Royce and Peirce, James met and interacted with many renowned figures during his career: Charles Renouvier, Santayana, John Dewey, Henri Bergson, French philosopher Charles Richet