For Over Thirty Years, Stephen Braude Has Studied The Paranormal In Everyday Life, From Extrasensory Perception And Psychokinesis To Mediumship And Materialization The Gold Leaf Lady And Other Parapsychological Investigations Is A Highly Readable And Often Amusing Account Of His Most Memorable Encounters With Such Phenomena Here Braude Recounts In Fascinating Detail Five Particular Cases Some That Challenge Our Most Fundamental Scientific Beliefs And Others That Expose Our Own Credulousness Braude Begins With A South Florida Woman Who Can Make Thin Gold Colored Foil Appear Spontaneously On Her Skin He Then Travels To New York And California To Test Psychokinetic Superstars And Frauds Like Joe Nuzum, Who Claim To Move Objects Using Only Their Minds Along The Way, Braude Also Investigates The Startling Allegations Of K.R., A Policeman In Annapolis Who Believes He Can Transfer Images From Photographs Onto Other Objects Including His Own Body And Ted Serios, A Deceased Chicago Elevator Operator Who Could Make A Variety Of Different Images Appear On Polaroid Film Ultimately, Braude Considers His Wife S Surprisingly Fruitful Experiments With Astrology, Which She Has Used To Guide Professional Soccer Teams To The Top Of Their Leagues, As Well As His Own Personal Experiences With Synchronicity A Phenomenon, He Argues, That May Need To Be Explained In Terms Of A Refined, Extensive, And Dramatic Form Of Psychokinesis Heady, Provocative, And Brimming With Eye Opening Details And Suggestions, The Gold Leaf Lady And Other Parapsychological Investigations Will Intrigue Both Adherents And Detractors Of Its Controversial Subject Matter Alike.
Stephen E Braude is an American philosopher and parapsychologist He is a past president of the Parapsychological Association, Editor in Chief of the Journal of Scientific Exploration, and a professor of philosophy at the University of Maryland, Balti County He is also an accomplished jazz pianist and composer.Braude received his Phd in philosophy from the University of Massachusetts Amhers
- 205 pages
- The Gold Leaf Lady and Other Parapsychological Investigations
- Stephen E. Braude
- 19 April 2018 Stephen E. Braude