Parapsychological Association

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Parapsychological Association

(religion, spiritualism, and occult)

The Parapsychological Association was formed in 1957 “to advance parapsychology as a science, to disseminate knowledge of the field, and to integrate the findings with those of other branches of science.” In 1969, the Association was affiliated with the American Association for the Advancement of Science. The work of the Association is reported in the Journal of Parapsychology and the Journal of the American Society for Psychical Research.


Shepard, Leslie A: Encyclopedia of Occultism & Parapsychology. New York: Avon Books, 1978
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Proceedings of Presented Papers: The Parapsychology Association 39th Annual Convention, 315-334.
Parapsychology Association convention dinner address: Inner space and para-psychology [Abstract].
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Dr Stevens will tell the Parapsychology Association convention: "It appears this physiological change might be responsible for their extra- sensory perception.
Yet when the subject of asserting psi's existence came up at the 1999 Parapsychology Association meetings, a number of people argued: "If we formally take such a position, the AAAS will throw us out." If that is true, then the shared communion has become a Faustian bargain.
Roll (Ed.), Proceedings of the Parapsychology Association, Number 4.