Historical Highlights of Parapsychology With Russell Targ

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Russell Targ, a laser physicist, cofounded the remote viewing research program at SRI International. He is coauthor Mind Reach, The Mind Race, Miracles of Mind, The Heart of the Mind, and The End of Suffering. He is author of Limitless Mind and The Reality of ESP: A Physicist’s Proof of Psychic Abilities. He is also coeditor of the anthology, Mind At Large.

Here he he describes a series of classic books in the fields of psychical research and parapsychology that he was responsible for bringing back into print. They include Human Personality and It’s Survival of Bodily Death by F. W. H. Myers; The Future and Beyond by H. F. Saltmarsh; Experiments in Mental Suggestion by L. L. Vasiliev: Mental Radio by Upton Sinclair: Mind to Mind by Rene Warcollier: and Dream Telepathy by Ullman, Krippner, & Vaughan. One brand new title in the series was Distant Mental Influence by William Braud.

New Thinking Allowed host, Jeffrey Mishlove, PhD, is author of The Roots of Consciousness, Psi Development Systems, and The PK Man. Between 1986 and 2002 he hosted and co-produced the original Thinking Allowed public television series. He is the recipient of the only doctoral diploma in “parapsychology” ever awarded by an accredited university (University of California, Berkeley, 1980). He is also past-president of the non-profit Intuition Network, an organization dedicated to creating a world in which all people are encouraged to cultivate and apply their inner, intuitive abilities.

(Recorded on March 4, 2017)

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