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Some aspects of performance at a psychokinetic task.

Julian David Isaacs

Some aspects of performance at a psychokinetic task.

by Julian David Isaacs

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Published by University of Aston. Department of Applied Psychology in Birmingham .
Written in English


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Thesis (PhD) - University of Aston in Birmingham, 1984.

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Open LibraryOL13776130M

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Psychokinesis experiments have historically been criticized for lack of proper controls and repeatability. Magicians have successfully simulated some of the specialized abilities of psychokinesis, such as object movement, spoon bending, levitation and teleportation.

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A psychokinetic (PK) effect - a mental influence on the outcome of chance processes - was first reported by Louisa and J.B. Rhine (Rhine & Rhine, ) from experiments with dice. Through the introduction of electronic random number generators based on quantum randomness (Schmidt, ), the experiments became more easily accessible and even more challenging to physicists.

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